Frequently Asked Questions l International İstanbul Book Fair

1-What are the dates of the International Istanbul Book Fair?

From October 31, 2020 10:00 to November 8, 2020 19:00.
The International Hall will be open from October 31, 2020 to November 3, 2020.

2-Where is the fairground?

At Tüyap Fair Convention and Congress Center, Büyükçekmece / Istanbul - Turkey

3-How much is the entrance free?

It will be free for students, teachers, retirees and people with disabilities, while the entrance for other visitors will be 10 TL. 
You may use the same ticket to visit ARTİST / Istanbul Art Fair that will be held simultaneously.

4-Can I buy tickets from other offices?

Tickets can be bought from the counters at the entrance only.

5-Which authors held an event?

Please check on all authors from the Events Calendar available on our website.
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6-Are there be signing sessions? Which authors sign books?

Please check on the signings schedule from the Event Calendar. All signing events are organized by the respective publishers. Please contact with publishers for more information.

7-How can I access to the fairground?

It is very close to the terminal station of Metrobus (Beylikdüzü Son Durak).
If you are not using public transport, enter TEM from Mahmutbey entrance and proceed to the Bahçeşehir-Avcılar exit. Then continue towards Avcılar for 2 km and take a turn to the Büyükçekmece direction. After 3 km on E5 motorway, you will reach Tüyap Fair Convention and Congress Center.

8-On which station should I get off the Metrobus?

You should get off at the terminal station ‘Beylikdüzü Son Durak’.

9-Do I get a discount for the books?

Discounts are at publishers’ sole discretion.

10-What are the opening hours of the Fair?
The Fair’s opening hours are 10 am to 7 pm on weekdays, and 10 am to 8 pm on weekends.