Backlit Poster Printing

Backlit poster printing for LED light box signs and menu boxes.

Backlit posters are designed for use inside a light box frame. The graphics are printed on a coated semi-transparent film with a high gloss finish. The LED tubing from inside the frame ensures that light is distributed evenly across the poster.

Our backlit posters are printed on 215mic polyester film for a high quality and vibrant finish. We offer A4, A3, A2, A1, A0, B1, B2, 20″ x 30″, 30″ x 40″, 40″ x 60″  and custom sizes to suit every requirement.

Use our Backlit Poster 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! Order as little as 1 backlit poster print with free UK delivery!

Product Specifications

  • Backlit Posters / Duratrans
  • For Light Box Frame Displays
  • 215 Micron Translucent Film
  • Scratch Resistant Gloss Surface
  • Full Colour High-Definition Print
  • Custom Sizes & Shapes Available
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    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


Backlit Posters & Duratrans from Cheap as Prints

Backlit posters also known as duratrans allow you to promote your business day and night! The special semi-transparent media will guarantee your designs burst into life within a light box frame. Unlike traditional paper posters, backlit posters offer more definition, meaning even from distance fine details and colours will be more striking. Additionally, the media is coated with a non-adhesive finish to ensure the poster does not stick to the frame from the heat radiated from the lights.

At Cheap as Prints, we offer exceptional quality backlit posters printed using fade resistant inks. They are perfect for any business looking to maximise its brand visibility. Backlit posters can be seen in cinemas, theatres, airports, bus stops, shop entrances, restaurants and exhibitions. The material is also ideal for backlit photo prints directly from raw images. We have a long list of photography clients that use the backlit poster material to display their photos at exhibitions and events. The possibilities are endless!

Use our online backlit poster calculator for instant prices and quantity discounts. Then simply 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 artwork you can download our free backlit poster design templates to be sure your artwork meets printing requirements.


  • What are backlit posters?

    Backlit posters allow the correct amount of light to pass through in LED light boxes. The media is coated with a thin film to ensure light is distributed evenly across the entire display. Backlit posters are recommended for large format displays so they can be seen clearly in the day or night.

  • Are backlit posters and duratrans the same thing?

    Backlit prints are also known as Duratrans or Fujitrans. These can be photographs or images printed on semi-transparent material for displaying inside a lightbox frame.

  • What's the difference between paper posters and backlit posters?

    Standard paper posters will not serve its purpose within a LED display frame. The backlit poster media has a formulated print surface that glows when lit from behind. It also has a higher heat and temperature threshold compared to traditional posters.

  • Are backlit posters safe?

    The backlit media has special heat absorbing properties making it safe for use inside light box frames.

  • How do you print your backlit posters?

    Our backlit posters are printed on premium quality 215 micron gloss polyester using eco-solvent inks. These inks ensure superb image clarity and prevent colour fade.

  • What size backlit posters do you print?

    We offer A and B-size backlit posters including custom sizes. Please see our list below:

    • A4 Backlit Posters – 210 x 297mm
    • A3 Backlit Posters – 297 x 420mm
    • A2 Backlit Posters – 420 x 594mm
    • A1 Backlit Posters – 594 x 841mm
    • A0 Backlit Posters – 841 x1189mm
    • B1 Backlit Posters – 707 x 1000mm
    • B2 Backlit Posters – 500 x 707mm
    • 20 x 30inch Backlit Posters – 508 x 762mm
    • 30 x 40inch Backlit Posters – 762 x 1016mm
    • 40 x 60inch Backlit Posters – 1016 x 1524mm
    • Custom Backlit Posters – use our online backlit poster calculator for bespoke sizes and quantities.

Customer Reviews

  • Excellent quality backlit posters delivered in great condition.

    Stu - Verfied Buyer
  • Super pleased with our A2 backlits. The quality of the print and finish was spot on. My order came 2 days earlier than expected and was very well packaged.

    Stephen - Verfied Buyer
  • The cheapest backlits I have found online. Didn’t expect much but was surprised with the quality.

    Queens Fishbar - Verfied Buyer
  • Fully recommend! Duratrans turned out better than expect, Thank you.

    Lawson Hail - Verfied Buyer
  • 5 Star service from start to finish.

    Percy - Verfied Buyer
  • Great service with super fast delivery. The print on these backlits are far superior than any other I have ordered online. Will be back for more.

    Jannah Huffman - Verfied Buyer
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