Travel information

Plan your travel to P-MEC India

Event location

Venue 2: MMRDA Grounds, BKC, Mumbai, India
​27-29 November 2017

Venue 1: Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai, India
28-30 November 2017

Local time

The local time zone is GMT +5.5

VISA application P-MEC India


Some exhibitors and visitors will need a visa to enter India. To avoid disappointment, we advise you to start the Visa application process 60-90 days prior to your travel date. Nationals of some countries can obtain a Business e-Visa via this page.

In any other cases, you can obtain a formal invitation letter from us.Please download and fill out the Visa Invitation Letter form and send it with a scan copy of your passport to us.

Book hotel for P-MEC India


CPhI & P-MEC India has chosen a large selection of hotels and residences with hotel services situated in Mumbai, and in close proximity to the venues.

Tamarind Global has been appointed as the official travel & accommodation company for CPhI & P-MEC India 2017, offering a wide variety of services to attendees for special rates.


P-MEC India how to get there


CPhI India is taking place in the vibrant city of Mumbai. Planning your trip well in advance will improve your experience of the show.

Download all essential directions to the location, and to navigate the venue, to ensure you have a smooth journey to and from India.


P-MEC India about Mumbai


There is a lot to see in Mumbai; from temples to churches and mosques, from museums to markets, shopping malls, zoos and galleries. 

On this webpage we have gathered information about the city of Mumbai.




We are proud to announce that we have chosen SkyTeam as our Official Alliance Network for air travel. We would like to offer you seamless air travel via SkyTeam Global Meetings to our event. Our registered Global Meetings event offers you attractive airfares, which will benefit you from:

  • Savings – take advantage of exclusive discounts up to 15% in both Business and Economy Class; no fee for your online bookings
  • Convenience – book the most convenient itinerary online with any of the 20 SkyTeam member airlines.
  • Reward Miles – earn Miles on your frequent flyer program of a SkyTeam member airline and save on your future travels
  • Valuable services – SkyTeam Elite Plus, First and Business Class customers will experience SkyPriority, the alliance network red-carpet treatment, and will get access to the exclusive SkyTeam lounges.

Please book through the link here or go to Skyteam Global Meetings and enter Promocode: 3704S

What to expect at Venue 1: BEC

CPhI: API, Outsourcing, Generics, Excipients and Drug formulation, Fine chemicals, and Biosimilars
P-MEC: Pharma  machinery and Equipment, Analytical Equipment, Automation & Robotics, Packaging Equipment & Supplies, Plant/Facility Equipment, Process Automation & Controls, Processing Equipment, RFID, Tableting / Capsule fillers, Clean room equipment, Filling equipment, Filtration/ Separation/ Purification

What to expect at Venue 2: BKC

CPhI: Finished Formulations, Lab Chemicals, Biotechnology and General Zone
P-MEC: Analytical Products & Equipment, Lab Equipments, Clean Room, Instruments, Laboratory products, Testing & Measurement, Validation and General Zone
ICSE: Contract Research & Contract Manufacturing