A5 Folded Leaflet Printing

A5 folded leaflets offer a simple way to promote business services in a tangible form. The compact size makes it ideal for designs with light to moderate content. Available to print in a choice of silk, gloss or uncoated paper stock with various folding options.

Use our Free Folded Leaflet Design Tool to choose your own backgrounds, themes, and fonts. Once you have the design ready, just send us the file and we’ll do the rest! Our service is completely transparent and all prices are inclusive of free UK delivery!

Product Specifications

  • A5 Folded Leaflets
  • A5 to A6 4pp / 1/3 A5 6pp
  • Various Folding Options
  • Gloss / Silk / Uncoated Stock
  • Full Colour Print on Both Sides
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  • Finished Size
    A6: 105 x 148mm
    1/3 A5: 70 x 148mm

    The design fee includes image sourcing and up to 3 free revisions. Logo design or enhancement is not included. Delivery dates will be affected to compensate for design time.

    To avoid delays please ensure your artwork is supplied correctly. We will only contact you if there is something wrong with your supplied file.

Order Summary


A5 Folded Leaflets from Cheap as Prints

A5 folded leaflets are a step up from standard A5 flyers, offering a more versatile and visually appealing design option. With their foldable format, these leaflets provide an opportunity to showcase content in a unique and engaging way. The design content can be strategically divided into two equal columns, allowing for a balanced distribution of information, or it can be spread over three panels, offering even more space for creativity and message delivery.

One of the advantages of A5 folded leaflets is the flexibility in the finished sizes they offer. They can be produced as 4pp A6 leaflets, which means each panel is the size of an A6 sheet of paper. This compact size is perfect for concise messaging and can be easily distributed or handed out at events, exhibitions, or busy street corners. Alternatively, A5 folded leaflets can also be created in a 1/3 A5 size with letter fold or z-fold options. This format provides multiple panels that can be unfolded to reveal a larger canvas for showcasing products, services, or special offers.

The handy size of A5 folded leaflets makes them an excellent choice for various marketing purposes. Their compact form allows for easy distribution, making them ideal for street promotions or as small format menus in restaurants, cafes, or takeout establishments. The foldable design adds an element of surprise and interactivity for the recipients, as they unfold the leaflet to discover more information or enticing visuals. This tactile experience can leave a lasting impression and increase the chances of the message being noticed and remembered.

When it comes to design, A5 folded leaflets offer endless possibilities. Marketers and designers can leverage the different panels to create visually appealing layouts, incorporating eye-catching graphics, compelling headlines, and concise yet impactful content. The ability to divide information into sections or tell a story across the panels allows for effective storytelling and ensures that the key messages are conveyed in a clear and organised manner. Whether it’s introducing a new product line, promoting a special event, or providing essential information about a business, A5 folded leaflets provide a versatile and attention-grabbing platform to captivate the target audience.

In conclusion, A5 folded leaflets are a step above standard A5 flyers, offering a more dynamic and engaging way to present information. Their foldable format allows for creative design layouts, with content divided into two equal columns or spread over three panels. The various finished size options, such as 4pp A6 or 1/3 A5 with letter fold and z-fold options, provide flexibility for different marketing needs. Their convenient size makes A5 folded leaflets perfect for street distribution or as compact menus, ensuring that the message reaches the target audience effectively. With their visually appealing design and interactive nature, A5 folded leaflets are a powerful tool for capturing attention and conveying key messages in a memorable way.

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Order your A5 folded leaflets online! Then send us your artwork file or let our professional designers help! Our artwork rates are competitively priced and we can send you a design draft within 2 days. If you still wish to provide your own design you can send us your file for a free artwork suitability check!


  • What are the uses for A5 folded leaflets?

    A5 folded leaflets are commonly used for compact promotional materials, such as brochures, event programs, or informational handouts. Their versatile size and folding options allow for an organised presentation of content while remaining convenient for distribution.

  • What is the process for achieving the finished size of A6 from A5 folded leaflets?

    The process involves folding the A5 leaflet in half once, resulting in the finished size of A6.

  • What is the process for achieving the finished size of 1/3 A5 from A5 folded leaflets?

    The process for achieving the finished size of 1/3 A5 from A5 folded leaflets involves folding the A5 sheet into three equal parts, creating a smaller and narrower document.

  • What file format should I use for designing my A5 folded leaflet?

    It’s recommended to use high-resolution PDF files with embedded fonts for printing. Other acceptable formats include JPEG, PNG, or TIFF, but PDF is generally preferred for professional printing.

  • What are the bleed and margin requirements when designing A5 folded leaflets?

    A bleed area of 3mm on each side is required to ensure that the design extends beyond the final trim size. Additionally, it’s advisable to maintain a margin of at least 5mm inside the trim lines to prevent cutting issues.

  • Should I use CMYK or RGB colour mode when designing A5 folded leaflets?

    For professional printing, it’s crucial to use the CMYK colour mode, as this is the colour model used in the printing process.

  • What is the required resolution for images when designing A5 folded leaflets?

    Images should be high resolution, preferably 300 dots per inch (DPI) to ensure crisp and clear prints. Low-resolution images may appear pixelated or blurry when printed.

  • Can I include borders when designing A5 folded leaflets?

    While borders can be added for aesthetic purposes, it’s advisable to keep them at least 5mm (0.2 inches) inside the trim edge to account for potential variations in the cutting process.

  • What is the best font size for clear readability when designing A5 folded leaflets?

    For optimal readability in A5 folded leaflets, it is recommended to use a font size that is clear and easy to read, typically between 10 to 12 points. Experiment with different sizes to find the one that balances readability and design aesthetics.

  • What paper stock is best for A5 folded leaflets?

    That depends on your requirements and budget. However, our most popular paper stock for A5 folded leaflets is 130gsm and 170gsm silk stock.

  • Why are A5 folded leaflets printed on thicker material crease folded?

    When dealing with thicker materials during folding, the fibers on the flap’s edge may experience occasional cracking. To prevent this issue, A5 folded leaflets printed on materials with a weight of 250gsm or higher, undergo crease-folding to facilitate a smoother folding process and prevent fiber damage.

  • What will A5 folded leaflets printed on uncoated paper look and feel like?

    A5 folded leaflets printed on uncoated paper will have a soft, matt finish with a slight texture, giving them a more organic and rustic appearance. The uncoated paper also provides a smooth tactile feel yet has a subtle graininess, adding a sense of authenticity and a natural touch to the leaflets.

  • What will A5 folded leaflets printed on gloss paper look and feel like?

    A5 folded leaflets printed on gloss paper will have a shiny, reflective surface that enhances the vibrancy and colour saturation of the print. The smooth texture of the gloss paper gives the leaflets a sleek and professional appearance, while also providing a gloss feel that is smooth to the touch.

  • What will A5 folded leaflets printed on silk paper look and feel like?

    A5 folded leaflets printed on silk paper will have a smooth and slightly glossy finish that provides a sophisticated and elegant look. The silk paper has a luxurious feel that is both smooth and silky to the touch, enhancing the overall tactile experience of the leaflets.

  • Why is lamination for A5 folded leaflets only available on the 350gsm silk stock?

    Lamination for A5 folded leaflets is limited to 350gsm silk stock due to its thickness and durability. The lamination process requires a certain thickness to ensure proper adhesion and longevity. Thinner paper stocks may not withstand the lamination process, resulting in potential damage or compromised quality.

  • How will lamination enhance the look and feel of A5 folded leaflets?

    Gloss lamination will give A5 folded leaflets a high-shine finish, intensifying colours and providing a vibrant and eye-catching appearance. It also adds a smooth and sleek texture, enhancing the overall visual impact. Matt lamination, on the other hand, offers a non-reflective, velvety finish, giving the leaflets a sophisticated and understated look, while providing a soft and tactile feel.

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Print Sides

Single sided printing is suitable for designs that rely on simplicity, clarity and minimalism where uncluttered visuals and concise information are essential.

  • Recommended for designs that prioritise simplicity, clarity and minimalism
  • Ideal for conveying uncluttered visuals and concise information

Double sided printing, also known as duplex printing allows for effectively maximising space utilisation. This not only reduces cost but also enhances content organisation by providing more room for design elements.

  • Maximises space utilisation and reduces overall cost
  • Enhances content organisation by providing more room for design content


Delivery is calculated based on working days and does not include weekends, bank holidays or seasonal periods. Please note that during busy periods, the delivery dates may vary from what is advertised online.

  • Delivery is calculated based on working days only
  • Excludes weekends, bank holidays and seasonal periods
  • During busy periods, delivery dates may vary
  • Free delivery to UK mainland addresses

PDF Proof

Your supplied artwork file will be processed for printing without a digital proof.

A PDF proof of your supplied artwork file will be emailed for reviewing and approving. Production will only begin after we receive confirmation of artwork approval from you via email. Please note the estimated date of delivery is subject to the order and artwork being approval by 12pm.

  • PDF proof of artwork will be emailed for review and approval
  • Production will only start after artwork approval via email
  • Estimated delivery date subject to artwork and order approval by 12pm


For multiple designs, you’ll need to add a quantity to the basket separately for each design.


Be sure to supply your design using the CMYK colour mode with a resolution of at least 300dpi. Additionally, embed fonts, outline text and extend bleed areas beyond the trim marks to prevent any important elements from being cut off during printing and trimming. To ensure artwork is supplied correctly to avoid delays, we recommend using our artwork templates.

Please Note: For most products, the CMYK colour mode is utilised, however, other printed materials such as carrier bags and branded writing instruments are printed using Pantone colours. Any artwork supplied in RGB will be converted in to CMYK or Pantone depending on the product. Please bear in mind this will result in a significant colour difference which we will make you aware of prior to print.

  • Designs should be supplied using CMYK colour mode
  • Resolution should be at least 300dpi
  • Fonts should be embedded and text outlined
  • Bleed areas should be extended beyond trim marks
  • RGB artwork will be converted to meet printing requirements

Please include a clear overview of the project objectives, outlining specific deliverables. This should include desired aesthetics or style preferences and any technical requirements or constraints that need to be considered. The advertised artwork rate includes one design concept with unlimited minor revisions but excludes logo creation. Please refer to our logo design services if you would like a new logo or would like to make amendments to an existing one.

Please Note: By selecting our artwork services the delivery date for your order will be affected to compensate for the design time.

  • Provide design brief outlining project objectives
  • One design concept with unlimited minor revisions
  • Excludes logo creation or amending existing one
  • PDF proof of artwork will be emailed for review and approval
  • Production will only start after artwork approval via email
  • Estimated delivery date subject to artwork and order approval by 12pm