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Getting there

Join China's leading pharma event


Prepare for your visit

Plan your travel & accommodation in advance to maximise your time at CPHI China.

Opening Hours

Opening Hours


Wednesday 19 June: 9:30 - 18:00

Thursday 20 June: 9:00 - 18:00

Friday 21 June: 9:00 - 15:30

Event Location

Event Location

Shanghai New International Expo Center

Take buses, metro lines and maglev to ‘Longyang Road Station’, around 600m from the SNIEC. Or take Metro Line 7 to ‘Hua Mu Road Station’ and use exit 2 to enter the SNIEC via Hall W5.

Shuttle Bus service from Shanghai Pudong International Airport

CPHI & PMEC China 2024 attendees can enjoy a one-way free shuttle bus service from Shanghai Pudong International Airport to Shanghai New International Expo Center (SNIEC) and selected hotels on 18 and 19 June.


You can recognise our staff members by the lollipop signs who will welcome you at international arrivals of Shanghai Pudong International Airport.

Departure times
Shuttle bus departure times are scheduled according to the timetable below.

June 18 & 19, 2024   

Departure times from Shanghai Pudong International Airport (China time)












Drop-off locations

1. Shanghai New International Expo Center

2. Kerry Hotel Pudong, Shanghai

3. Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel, Shanghai

4. Renaissance Shanghai Pudong Hotel

5. InterContinental Shanghai

6. Grand Mercure Shanghai Century Park

7. Parkview Hotel

8. Dorsett Hotel, Shanghai

9. New Century Manju Hotel (Luoshan)

10. Ji Hotel (Yanggao South Road Branch)

11. Hotel Ibis Shanghai Lianyang

12. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Shanghai, Pudong

13. Ramada Plaza Pudong Shanghai

14. The Hongta Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Shanghai

15. Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai

Travel information

Before you arrive

Things to consider before arriving at CPHI & PMEC China 2024


We can help to issue an invitation letter to visitors and exhibitors who are registered to join CPHI & PMEC China 2024. Submit the application before 30 May 2024.

Arrange your accommodation

If you are looking for hotel accommodation, there is a wide selection of hotels nearby the SNIEC. Our partner hotels offer guaranteed room blocks for SNIEC event attendees. 

Mengxuan Exhibition Services

Make booking online here

Attn: Ms. Lily Li

Wechat: +86 18019768582
E-mail: [email protected]


Orient Event Service

Make booking online here

Attn: Ms. Huang

WeChat ID: +86- 13024112752
Email: [email protected]

How to Experience Shanghai?

Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) is located in Pudong New Area of Shanghai and easily accessible using many means of transport.  The venue is close to hotels restaurants, shopping centres, supermarkets, banks, recreation spots, cinemas and much more.  Attendees will find it very easy to find anything they may need within a short radius of the venue. 

There are several public and international hospitals around SNIEC. If you feel unwell during the event, please contact the medical establishments below to make an appointment. 

Parkway Health:
No. 51, Hongfeng Road, Pudong New Area, Shanghai
Tel: 86-21-64455999

East Hospital:
No.150, Jimo Road, Pudong New Area, Shanghai
Tel: 86-21-58822171

Ren Ji Hospital:
No. 1630, Dongfang Road, Pudong New Area, Shanghai
Tel: 86-21-58752345

Skip the lines and get fast access to the event!

The exhibition requires ID verification for admission as per local regulations in China. To make the process as seamless as possible and avoid queues onsite please submit your valid passport/ID copy and a personal photo before 7 June 2024. This allows you to verify yourself before the show and receive a badge to get instant access.

Please check the confirmation email received upon registration for the link to verify your ID before the show.

Need a visa?

Visa invitation letter

As the organizer, we can help to issue invitation letter to visitors and exhibitors who will join CPHI & PMEC China 2024. The application form for invitation letter will be live from 19 February 2024. You may apply for free via the link below.

Visa for China

You may visit the official website of Chinese visa application service center for more information via the link below

Missed the visa deadline?

Attendees who need to enter China urgently, or it is too late to apply for a business visa at the Chinese embassy or visa application centre, can apply for a Port Visa to Shanghai.


However, please note, issuance of a Port Visa is not guaranteed for everyone. It is advisable to secure a visa before departure.


For more information about the Port Visa, click here. To apply for a Port Visa, use this application link. The application deadline is 7 June 2024.

Exciting Visa-Free Policy to China

China has granted visa-free entry for up to 15 days to eleven European countries, including Germany, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Ireland, Hungary, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg, and Switzerland. Additionally, countries such as Singapore, Thailand, and Malaysia also enjoy visa-free entry when visiting China. China has extended this short-term visa exemption for these 11 countries until the end of 2025.