When & Where

Fi Europe 2021, co-located with Hi Europe, will take place for the first time Online & In-Person.

The Online event

Taking place from the 22 November until the 2 December 2021 and giving you the opportunity to attend from anywhere. If you cannot travel or haven’t participated in the past this is a great opportunity to experience Fi Europe.
The online platform will give you the opportunity to create your profile, look for suppliers and source ingredients, engage with others via chat or video meeting and access content live or on-demand.

The In-Person Event

When & Where


Visa Application

Travel & Stay

Taking place from the 30 November until the 2 December 2021, in Frankfurt, Germany, the show will allow you to see first-hand all products and latest innovations from the companies participating. Find all the information you need about the location, hotel options and opening times of Fi Europe 2021, to ensure your trip is as smooth as possible.

Venue address:
Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1, 60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Start planning your trip to Frankfurt!

‘2G Rule’ (vaccinated OR recovered)

Mandatory for all participants

Attendees who wish to access Fi & Hi Europe 2021, must be in possession of an EU-approved proof of vaccination or recovery.

Proof of full vaccination with an EU-authorised Covid-19 vaccine more than 14 days prior to entry

Certificate of recovery from Covid-19 infection within the previous 6 months

Opening Hours

Tuesday 30 November
10:00 - 18:00

Wednesday 01 December
10:00 - 18:00

Thursday 02 December
10:00 - 16:30

Attend Fi Europe in Frankfurt? This year we are only working with digital badges.

Follow these simple steps to access your badge.

1. Download the Event App
2. Go to My Badge & Lead Scanner
3. Select My Badge
4. Scan your badge at the entrance to gain access to the event

Directions to the Venue

By car

The direct route to Messe Frankfurt is via the A5 "Westkreuz Frankfurt". Follow the signs to “Messe” and take the “Westkreuz Frankfurt” exit. Parking (subject to a fee) is available for Messe Frankfurt events. When the Rebstock multi-storey car park is in operation, our shuttle service will bring you from there directly to the exhibition grounds.

Below is a list of public multi-storey car parks a short walk away from the Congress Center, the Festhalle and the Kap Europa congress centre: 

By air

  • From Frankfurt Airport:  take the S-Bahn suburban train lines S8 or S9 (in the direction of Hanau or Offenbach Ost) to Frankfurt Central Station ("Hauptbahnhof"). Suburban train lines S3, S4, S5 and S6 will then take you directly to the trade fair grounds (station: “Frankfurt (Main) Messe”). The journey takes approx. 15 minutes.


By public transport
  • U-Bahn: With the underground line 4 (in the direction of Bockenheimer Warte), it is one stop until Festhalle/Messe, where you will find the City Entrance (Eingang City), the Festhalle, the Congress Center and the Kap Europa congress centre.
  • S-Bahn:  take any of four different suburban train lines: S3 (in the direction of Bad Soden), S4 (in the direction of Kronberg), S5 (in the direction of Bad Homburg/Friedrichsdorf) or S6 (in the direction of Friedberg/Gross Karben). You need to get off at the second stop, the Frankfurt (Main) Messe station, and should then go to the Torhaus entrance.
  • Bus: Arrival by train and public transportFor many trade fairs, the Messe Frankfurt shuttle bus runs from the bus station in Frankfurt Airport Terminal 1 via Terminal 2 to the exhibition grounds every 15 minutes.

Visa Information

For international attendees, excluding China

Some exhibitors, visitors and contractors will need a visa to enter Germany. Find out more here

If you have already registered as an attendee, you can request your invitation letter

For attendees from China only

Exhibitors, visitors and contractors from China will need a visa to enter Germany. Please download the visa application form here. Make a copy of your passport and send it along with the completed application form to [email protected]. After approval of your application, Ms. Vicky Peng will send you your invitation letter by post.

Hotel Bookings

We selected a wide range of hotels and residences with hotel services located in Frankfurt and in close proximity to the exhibition hall.

B Network has been appointed as the official travel and accommodation company for Fi Europe 2021, offering a wide variety of services to attendees at special rates.