Excel to PDF Python

Excel spreadsheets are a powerful tool for data analysis and presentation. However, there are situations where you may need to share your data in a more portable and secure format, such as PDF. Converting Excel sheets to PDF in Python can be accomplished with various libraries, and one such powerful tool is Aspose.Cells for Python. In this blog post, we will explore how to use Aspose.Cells to convert Excel files to PDF with ease.

In the section below, you will learn how to convert an Excel file to PDF, customize Excel to PDF conversion, and use a free online Excel to PDF conversion tool.

Python Excel to PDF Converter

For Excel to PDF conversion, we’ll use Aspose.Cells for Python. It is a powerful spreadsheet manipulation API that lets you create, process, and convert Excel files from within your Python applications. You can install the API using the following pip command.

pip install aspose-cells

Steps to Convert Excel File to PDF

The conversion of Excel files to PDF is as simple as pie using Aspose.Cells for Python. The following steps are required to save an Excel file in PDF format.

  • Load the Excel file from desired location.
  • Save it as PDF to the desired location.

And that’s it. Let’s have a look at how to transform these steps into code and convert an Excel XLS/XLSX file to PDF in Python.

Convert Excel XLS to PDF in Python

The following are the steps to convert an Excel XLSX file to PDF using Python.

The following code sample shows how to convert an Excel XSLX file to PDF.

Excel File

Excel to PDF

Converted PDF

Converted PDF

Customize XLS to PDF Conversion

Aspose.Cells for Python also allows you to customize the XLSX to PDF conversion using different options. For example, you can set PDF compliance, compression, gridlines style, number of pages per sheet, etc. for the converted PDF file. The PdfSaveOptions class is used to set these options.

The following are the steps to use advanced options in XLSX to PDF conversion in Python.

The following code sample shows how to use advanced options in Excel XLSX to PDF conversion.

Online Excel to PDF Converter

Use our online Excel to PDF converter app, which is based on Aspose.Cells. This is a free app and you do not have to sign up for this.

Free Python Excel to PDF Converter

You can get a free temporary license to use the API without evaluation limitations.

You can explore more about Aspose.Cells for Python via Java using the documentation. In case you would have any queries, contact us via our forum.


Converting Excel sheets to PDF in Python is a common task in various industries. Aspose.Cells for Python makes this task straightforward and efficient, offering a wide range of customization options to meet your specific requirements. In this blog post, we explored the process of converting Excel files to PDF using Aspose.Cells, and you can now integrate this functionality into your Python applications for seamless document generation and reporting.

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