Press Service: Information for Journalists

We will support you in your reporting by providing various media such as image and sound materials as well as press releases. Here you will find all relevant information about accreditation, the press centre and travel for media representatives.

Be There: Online Accreditation

Get to the trade fair and to your next story quickly with the Leipzig Trade Fair's online accreditation. You can obtain accreditation 24/7 starting a few weeks prior to the event. Press tickets with a parking permit can be obtained via the respective event websites, either as a PDF document for immediate printing or to be displayed on your mobile device.

The documents you need to legitimise yourself as a journalist are listed in the accreditation guidelines (PDF, 110 kB) .

Four Steps to Online Accreditation:

1. Register or log in to the press accreditation
2. Enter your personal data and upload your credentials. (see accreditation guidelines)
3. Download your press ticket after completing your order.
4. Print your press ticket legibly or download it to your mobile device.

Tip: Access to the Leipzig Trade Fair press car park is via Messe-Allee, Tor Süd 1.

On-Site Services: The Press Centre

The Press Centre will provide you with comprehensive services throughout our events. Please refer to the website of the respective event for location and opening hours.

The press centre offers the following services:

  • Press releases
  • Exhibitor press packs
  • Workspaces
  • WIFI
  • Catering

Your points of contact

Dr. Andreas Knaut
Executive Director Communication/Spokesperson

Getting There: Arrival and Press Parking

Whether you travel by car, plane or train: It is quick and convenient to reach the Leipzig Trade Fair site using all means of transport. Find out how to get here.
Note: There are press parking spaces right next to the press centre.

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