Where and when does Cosmoprof take place?

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna takes place in the exhibition district of  BolognaFiere, the exhibition district in Bologna, from 14th to 18th March 2019. Opening times:

14-17 MARCH 2019


  • Contract&Private Label Manufacturing
  • Machinery&Packaging
  • Ingredients&Raw Materials
  • Country Pavilions


  • Cosmoprime
  • Cosmetics&Toiletries
  • Green&Organic 
  • Country Pavilions 


15-18 MARCH 2019


  • Professional Hair 
  • Beauty&Spa 
  • Nailworld
  • County Pavilions 

What are the opening hours?

For Visitors: 9.30 am to 6.30 pm every day
For Exhibitors: 8.30 am to 6.30 pm every day

What is the address of the Fair District?

From March 14 to 18, 2019

- Costituzione (Piazza della Costituzione 5, 40128, Bologna)
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From March 14 to 17, 2019

- Calzoni (Via Alfredo Calzoni 16, 40128, Bologna)
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- Nord (Rotonda Dante Canè, 40127, Bologna)
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From March 15 to 18, 2019

- Michelino (Via Michelino 38, 40127, Bologna)
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- Moro (Via Aldo Moro 20, 40128, Bologna)
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How can I get to Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna?


The airport is 4 Km far from the exhibition district. Taxi and car rental is available. For further information www.bologna-airport.it

From Florence, Milan and Ancona:
take the exit “BOLOGNA FIERA” on motorway A14.
From Padua: beltway exit 8 for entrances Nord, Michelino, Moro e parking area Michelino; beltway exit 7 for entrance and parking area Costituzione
For further information:  www.autostrade.it/it/home

Bologna Central Station is only 10 minutes far from BolognaFiere and it is linked to Costituzione (Costituzione Square) and Moro (Avenue Aldo Moro) entrances
Central Station -> Bologna Exhibition Centre  buses 35 -38
Bologna Exhibition Centre -> Central Station  buses 35 – 39

BY BUS        
Bologna Exhibition District can be reached every day with Tper buses 28 - 35 - 38 - 39.
Railway Station -> Bologna Exhibition Centre  buses 35 -38
Bologna Exhibition Centre -> Railway Station  buses 35 - 39
City Centre <-> Bologna Exhibition Centre  bus 28
For further information:  www.tper.it/percorsi-orari/servizio-bacino-di-bologna

Which entrance should I use?

Each entrance is provided with ticket offices for the purchasing of tickets that give access to Cosmopack, COSMOPerfumery&Cosmetics e COSMOHair&Nail&Beauty Salon.

15-18 MARCH:




16-19 MARCH:


Where is the map of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna?

The preliminary map of the exhibition is available here.

Are there parking areas near the Fair District?

You can find parking areas for visitors in the neighborhood of the exhibition district entrances, and the price per day is about € 20,00.
For further information, please contact: Bologna & Fiera Parking S.p.A tel. +39 051 6047681 - [email protected]

Michelino Entrance : P5 Car park  – Multipiano/Multilevel Michelino

Nord Entrance : P5 Car park  – Multipiano/Multilevel Michelino

Calzoni and Costituzione Entrances:  P2 Car park  – Multipiano/Multilevel Calzoni

Costituzione Entrance: Costituzione Car park 

Download the map of parking areas

Which is the entrance for buses?

Recommended entrances for buses: Michelino and Nord

Buses that need a parking place for the whole day can park in the area in front of EST-Michelino entrance - see the attached map.

Click here for the map 

Are there dedicated entrances for disabled people?

By car
Ring road exit 8 – dedicated car parks near Michelino and Costituzione entrances.

Taxi equipped for transporting disabled people:
Cotabo at least 24 h in advance.

Radio taxi service:

Tel. 0039 051.372727 (24h/24h)
Tel. 0039 051.374300 - 8.00 a.m. - 5 p.m. (weekdays only)

Taxi booking service: 
Tel. 051.374300 - 8.oo a.m. – 5 p.m. (weekdays only)

On site:
Hand-pushed means for people with limited mobility are available free of charge at the entrances, they must be asked to the staff. Access to all areas of the district is guaranteed.


Who can visit Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna?

Cosmoprof is an exclusive Business-to-Business fair for the professional operators of the beauty sector. 

When can I buy tickets to visit Cosmoprof 2019?

Online ticket sales will open from December 2018.

How much do tickets cost?

Tickets are priced differently if purchased online or on site. The multi-day pass can be used for four or five days. The ticket rates will be unveiled soon.

Foreign visitors: visas and invitation letters

For internal policy reasons, we don’t provide invitation letters. You may try to get in touch with one of our exhibitors to receive a valid invitation for visa purposes. 

I'm a journalist, how can I apply for accreditation?

Press officers will be able to apply for accreditation from December 2018.
The registration/application for accreditation will be taken in charge by our press office and will be processed by e-mail within March 8, 2019.
After deadline all the accreditations will be given directly at the Press Office (Service Centre, B wing) during the exhibition.

Benefits for bloggers and influencers

The instructions for sending the requests will be available from January 2019.


Is it possible to buy products at the booths?

It is not allowed to sell/buy products at Cosmoprof, except from Cash&Carry area in Hall 35 and Hall 36 - Nailworld.

Which sectors are exhibiting at Cosmoprof?

COSMOPACK (Hall: 15-15A-18-19-20)

  • Raw materials
  • Processing&packaging equipment and machinery
  • Primary&secondary packaging
  • Applicators
  • OEM/ODM Contract packaging and private label manufacturers


  • COSMOPRIME (Hall 14)
    • Cosmetics for perfumery
    • Perfumes
    • Natural & organic cosmetics and products
    • Products for face and body care
    • Make-up products
    • Air fresheners
  • COSMETICS&TOILETRIES (Hall 16-16a-19-22-22a-26-29a-29b-34)
    • Cosmetic products for perfumery
    • Toiletries 
    • Perfumes
    • Make up 
    • Accessories for perfumery shops
  • GREEN&ORGANIC (Hall 21)
    • Natural & organic cosmetics and articles
    • Products for men
    • Products for children
    • Products for face and body care
    • Products for hair care
    • Make-up products
    • Phytotherapeutic and homeopathic products
    • Air fresheners
    • Perfumes
    • Infusions


  • PROFESSIONAL HAIR (Hall 25-31-32-33-35-37)
    • Professional cosmetics for hair stylists
    • Furnishings, accessories and items for hair stylists
    • Machinery and equipment
    • Services
  • BEAUTY&SPA (Hall 28-29-30)
    • Cosmetic products for beauty salons
    • Machinery and equipment for beauty salon&spa
    • Furnishings and structures for beauty salon e spa
    • Permanent make up
    • Tanning (appliances and products)
    • Aesthetic medicine
  • NAILWORLD (Hall 36)
    • Professional cosmetics for beauticians
    • Furniture, accessories, items for beauticians
    • Machinery and equipment

Where can I find the list of exhibitors?

The list of exhibitors will be available soon.


How can I book an hotel to stay in Bologna?

The organizers of Cosmoprof, in partnership with Bologna Congressi CONVENTION&TRAVEL (BolognaFiere’s travel agency), can offer you various solutions for your accomodation.
Please find details of all the available offers on the city’s official tourist website, www.bolognawelcome.com

Contacts: Bologna Congressi SpA
Piazza Costituzione, 5/e – 40128, Bologna
Tel: +39.051.6375111 Fax: +39.051.6375149
Email: [email protected]

Where can I find the Cosmoprof staff during the exhibition days?

During the fair the office of BolognaFiere Cosmoprof staff will be located in the Exhibition Secretariat: Service Centre, Block C, 1st Floor.

Which services are provided for visitors?

Info Point, luggage storage, travel agency, snack bar, self-service cafeteria, restaurant, newspaper and cigarette kiosk, first aid, pharmacy, ICE office, banks and ATMs, insurance office, post office, Alitalia office.

Are there any wardrobe and luggage storage facilities?

Yes, the wardrobe and luggage storage service is available at the Nord and Michelino entrances.
The price per head / suitcase is € 3.00