General Information

Bologna Fair District
Costituzione Entrance

6/9 March 2023

Monday 6 - Wednesday 8 March 2023
from 9.00AM to 6.30PM

Thursday 9 March 2023
from 9.00AM to 3.00PM




Consult the available entrance tickets and purchase your TICKET ONLINE to enter the Fair.

  • 1-day ticket: € 42,00 
  • Permanent ticket (4 days): early bird price up to 14/02/2023: € 79,00 (after 14/02/2023: €99,00)
  • 1-day ticket for Thursday 9 March: €20,00 
  • Illustrators: €20,00 
  • Translators: €20,00 
  • Permanent ticket (4 days) illustrators/translators: €50,00 


  • Go to the VISITORS’ AREA on our website and check in the page Ticket Online and Code Registration that your dashboard already indicates your personal discount code.
  • To make purchases, go to the Visitors’ Area, then click on: Tickets Online and Code Registration > Online Ticket with “Illustrators/Translators” Discount Code.
  • After that, proceed to payment. Remember to indicate your personal discount code BEFORE paying.
  • In case of any issues with tickets, please refer to        

Not received your discount code?

  • Go to the VISITORS’ AREA
  • Register, or Login if you are already registered.
  • Fill out the Discount Code Request Form and send.
  • Our BCBF Team will assess your profile. Once your request is approved, you will receive a confirmation email with your personal discount code to use when making purchases.
  • The discount code you receive by email will always be indicated in your Visitor’s Area.
  • To make a purchase, all you have to do is go to the VISITORS’ AREA, and then to: Tickets Online and Code Registration > Online Ticket with “Illustrators/Translators” Discount Code
  • Then proceed to payment. Remember to indicate the personal discount code you have received BEFORE paying.

Entry reserved for sector professionals only.

No entry to children under 18

NB: Dogs are admitted only if they are on a leash and muzzled or with a special pet carrier, except for dogs for disabled people.




BCBF 2023 exhibitors and visitors will be welcomed in complete safety by the city of Bologna, its transport system and accommodation facilities, as well as by BCBF in the exhibition center.

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Visitors who need an entry visa to attend BCBF, BBPlus or BLTF/Kids must write to to get a visa invitation letter.

Bologna Children’s Book Fair

Tel. +39 051 282 242 / +39 051 282 361 / +39 051 282 526

Visitors Information:
Tel: +39 051 305960