International attendees may be required to obtain a visa prior to arrival in China. As this process can be lengthy we strongly advise all participants to plan ahead and allow plenty of time for visa applications.
Make sure you are aware of the visa requirements for your passport type and contact your local Chinese embassy to ensure you have the proper documentation.
Due to strict visa regulations, Visa Invitation Letters for LNG2019 are signed and stamped in the People’s Republic of China. Please ensure you register and request your visa invitation letter at least 7 working days before your scheduled visa interview appointment.
The LNG2019 team takes no responsibility for late requests which may cause delays to your visa application process.
Shanghai has two international airports and both airports are connected to the metro system of Shanghai.
Pudong International Airport – Situated on the south bank of the Yangtze River estuary, the Pudong International Airport is about 40km away from the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center and 30km from the city centre. For further information about transportation options to the city centre please click here.
Hongqiao International Airport – Located in the west of the city, Hongqiao International Airport is only 22Km from the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center and 13Km from the city centre. For further information about transportation options to the city centre please click here.
IMPORTANT: In accordance with the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, all present or former Senior Level Government Representatives must report their attendance to the LNG2019 National Organising Committee. Please urgently contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you think this may affect you.
Visa Information Enquiries
If you have any questions or require any further assistance in regards to a visa application please do not hesitate to contact us.
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