Seatrade Cruise Med 2018 will take place in Portugal at the FIL - Lisbon Exhibition and Congress Centre, Lisbon.
Lisbon is the stunning capital city of Portugal, and is one of the most vibrant cities of Western Europe. It is a city that effortlessly blends traditional heritage, with striking modernism and progressive thinking. As a holiday destination, Lisbon offers a rich and varied history, lively nightlife and features a glorious year-round climate; making it the perfect host for Seatraed Cruise Med 2018.
FIL – Lisbon Exhibition and Congress Centre is the biggest exhibition venue in in Portugal and is renowned as being one of the best equipped exhibition spaces in Europe. With a total space of 100,000sqm, it is frequently host to exhibitions and offers fantastic facilities for attendees.
Served with the latest in event technology, the venue also include include wifi; air conditioning and an onsite restuarant. FIL provides all services needed to ensure a successful and smooth event.
Planning your trip
We have negotiated discounted rates for all event attendees with TAP Air Portugal; official air carrier for Seatrade Cruise Med.
Availability of airlift to Portugal for international visitors is straightforward - with many airlines offering direct flights into the country.
The Gare do Oriente Station is located just ten minutes away from the event venue and is easily accessed from Lisbon International Airport.
The Gare de Oriente Station caters for metro, bus and train; each of which are cheap methods of transport.
Spain to Portugal
If you are travelling to Seatrade Cruise Med from Spain, you can also travel directly into Lisbon via train.
There is a direct train route from Madrid Chamartin station to Oriente station; which takes around nine hours in total.
If you are looking to rent a car during your time in Lisbon, we would recommend using CAEL car rental services. For full information on pricing, please download the information guide below.
Citizens of The European Union, Iceland, Norway and Switzerland do not require a visa to gain entry to Portugal. You do not need a minimum of validity in your passport or travel document to travel to the country.
Other countries that also do not require a visa include Andorra, Anguilla, Argentina, Australia, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, El Salvador, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Guatemala, Honduras, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Liechtenstein, Malaysia, Mexico, Monaco, Montserrat, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Panama, Paraguay, Romania, Saint Helena, San Marino, Singapore, Spain, Turks and Caicos Islands, United States, Uruguay, US Virgin Islands, Vatican City, Venezuela.
All visitors from any country not mentioned above should contact their local Portuguese embassy to apply for a visa. To view a list of countries requiring a visa to visit Portugal, please click here.
Should you require a visa invitation letter, please do not hesitate to get in contact with us.