Visa service for exhibitors
For residents of all countries where a visa is required to enter the Federal Republic of Germany, we set up our own visa service. Details are available here.
Generally speaking, residents of countries in the EU do not require a visa to enter the Federal Republic of Germany.
For residents of several other countries, on the other hand, a visa is required to enter Germany.
An up-to-date list of all countries that do and do not require a visa is available from the German Foreign Office:
If you are an exhibitor who requires a visa, to apply for your visa, you will also need the following documents in addition to those required by the embassy or consulate where you apply:
- A visa invitation letter
- Confirmation of your travel accommodations (hotel, airline, bus or railway reservation)
- Verification of health insurance
- Your stand invoice and exhibitor passes
Our visa service for you
In case you require an official invitation letter to apply for a visa, you can request this invitation letter by e-mail to email@example.com.
- Name of the trade fair
- Your nationality (and country of residency if different)
- Participation as visitor or exhibitor
Accurate information is essential. Thank you.
Do you have additional questions about applying for your visa? Then please contact the Messe München International foreign representative in your country. Or you can contact our visa service (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org) directly.