Akzidenz Grotesk Font

Berthold first published Akzidenz Grotesk font in 1898. Originally named “Accidenz-Grotesk” the design originates from Royal Grotesk light by royal type-cutter Ferdinand Theinhardt. The Theinhardt foundry later merged with Berthold and also supplied the regular, medium, and bold weights.

In the 1950s Günter Gerhard Lange, then art director at Berthold, began a project to enlarge the typeface family, adding a larger character set, but retaining all of the idiosyncrasies of the 1898 face. Under the direction of Günter Gerhard Lange, Berthold added AG Medium Italic (1963), AG ExtraBold (1966), AG Italic (1967), AG ExtraBold Condensed & Italic (1968), AG Super (1968).

Basic Commercial font, Aileron font, and Protestant font are mostly similar to this. This font was the primary sans-serif typeface to ever be broadly used and it later stimulated the layout of Helvetica font. This early sans serif preceded the first weight of Helvetica by over 40 years. This is one of the most famous and flexible own family. Free download is available on our website. To download free, scroll download to our download font section and enjoy it in your projects.


For its large number of weights, Akzidenz Grotesk font is compatible with every type of work.

  • On Design: This font is compatible with every type of designing work. This font is also usable for cards, leaflets, newspapers (online/offline), presentations, webpages, blogs, book covers, social media posts, advertisements, product designs, posters, and many more.
  • Logo and Branding: This font is also very suitable for logo design. People like this type of versatile elegant font for logos.
  • Headline or Title: For its techno style and bold weights, it is very much perfect for headline and title. Also, you can use this in the slogan or quotes.
  • Display or Text: It works great as a display face but it also works well for small to intermediate size texts.
  • Official Work: Being an elegant typeface it is very much perfect for official documents and printing purposes.

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License Information

Akzidenz-Grotesk is totally a free font for personal use. No license, sign up or registration is required for your personal use. But in case of commercial use, a license is highly recommended or you can buy this font.


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Suggested Fonts

Font Family

  • Akzidenz-Grotesk Light.
  • Akzidenz-Grotesk Light Italic.
  • Akzidenz-Grotesk Medium.
  • Akzidenz-Grotesk Medium Italic.
  • Akzidenz-Grotesk Regular.
  • Akzidenz-Grotesk Regular Italic.
  • Akzidenz-Grotesk Bold.
  • Akzidenz-Grotesk Bold Italic.
  • Akzidenz-Grotesk Super.
  • Akzidenz-Grotesk Super Italic.


Is Akzidenz Grotesk Font safe to download and use in My PC and MAC?

Ans: Yes, It is 100% safe to download for both PC and MAC.

Is there any font similar to Akzidenz Grotesk Font in Google Fonts?

Ans: Baloo Tamma 2 similar to Akzidenz Grotesk Font in Google Fonts.

Is it OK to use this on an online platform?

Ans: Yes, you can use Akzidenz Grotesk font on the online platform.

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