Shanghai: “The Paris of the East”
Located on the east coast of China, Shanghai is a modern metropolis. It is an iconic and vibrant symbol of China's economic might.
The city is one of the world’s key commercial, financial and transport centers.
Its unique blend of modern living and classic tradition which lends the global city its names of “Pearl of the Orient” and “Paris of the East”.
The area within a 2-hour-flight radius from Shanghai comprises 90% of the population of China. The cities of Beijing, Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Taiwan, together with the nations of Korea and part of Japan also lie within this radius.
Shanghai’s annual air traffic carries up to 12.4 million international passengers.
Over 30 international airlines are currently operating direct flights from Shanghai to Asia Pacific, Europe, the Americas and the Middle East, covering 117 connections.
The NECC is the largest single block exhibition complex in the world with a total exhibition area of 400,000 square meters.
The National Exhibition and Conference Center (Shanghai) is located in the city’s western Qingpu District.
The large and competitive integrated expo complex boasts a total of 500,000 square meters of exhibition space (400,000 sqm indoor and 100,000 sqm outdoor), which allows China (ample space and opportunity) to host large international conferences and exhibitions.
Address: No.333, Songze Road, Qingpu District, Shanghai
The NECC will be accessible via three metro lines: Line 2,
Line 17 (under construction) and Line 23 (planned).
The NECC is only 1.5 km from Hongqiao Railway Station, which can also be reached by Metro Line 2. It lies 25 km from Shanghai Railway Station and 23 km from Shanghai city center
1.Elevated Road: to direction of Yan’an Elevated Rd and the South Outer-ring Expressway, Jiamin Elevated Rd -- Jianhong Elevated Rd- Yinggangdong Rd -- Zhuguang Rd (Western Entrance to National Exhibition and Convention Center); to direction of Beizhai Elevated Rd and North Outer-ring Expressway, Jiamin Elevated Rd -- Songze Elevated Rd -- lower ramp of Panlong Rd -- Longlian Rd -- Zhuguang Rd (Western Entrance to National Exhibition and Convention Center)
2. Ground Route: to direction of Beizhai Rd/ Tianshangxi Rd/ Xianxiaxi Rd, Shengchang Rd or Huaxiang Rd -- Songze Avenue -- Zhuguang Rd (Western Entrance to National Exhibition and Convention Center); to direction of Yan’an Rd, Yan’anxi Rd -- Huqingping Highway -- Zhuguang Rd (Western Entrance to National Exhibition and Convention Center ). For Taxi service, passengers drop-off spot on designated lane outside Northern Hall, through Door No.20 from the Western Entrance of Zhuguang Rd. Taxes without any passengers may enter and wait in line for passengers at the designated area from Door No.18.
a. Bus No.865: connecting metro station of Shanghai Zoo, Caohejing Development Zone and Jinjiang Park
b. Bus No.706: connecting Metro station of Jiuting; Bus No.3 and No.766: connecting Metro station of Ziteng Rd and Zhongshan Park