Visa service for our visitors
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.
An up-to-date list of all countries that do and do not require a visa is available from the German Foreign Office:
Specific visa requirements for your country can be found on the websites of the German Missions abroad (countries A to Z).
Citizens of EU member states generally do not need a visa to enter the Federal Republic of Germany.
As a visitor, for your visa application you will need the following, in addition to the documents required by the relevant embassy or consulate:
- A confirmed travel reservation (hotel, flight, bus or rail booking)
- Proof of health insurance
Our visa service for you
You can request a visa invitation letter for drinktec online. This service will be available here shortly before the trade fair.
Do you have any further questions about applying for a visa? If so, then please contact the overseas representative of Messe München International who is responsible for your country.
Visitors from the US can contact our representative there.
Or you can contact our visa services direct (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).