Travel information

Make the most of your time in Shanghai!

Plan your trip well in advance to ensure that you secure your visa and the best flight and hotel options! Find all the information you need about the dates and locations of the event and prepare your trip to Shanghai.

When & Where

Visa Information

Hotel & Travel

Get to the Venue

When and Where

This year, Hi & Fi Asia-China will once again take place in National Convention & Exhibition Centre (NECC), Shanghai.

The National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai), abbreviated as NECC (Shanghai), is currently the world's largest single building and exhibition and convention complex, with a 400,000m2 indoor exhibition hall and a 100,000m2 outdoor exhibition field. In addition, they have a 150,000m2 business center, 180,000m2 office facilities and a five-start hotel.

Venue address:
NECC, Shanghai
333 Songze Avenue,
Qingpu District,
Shanghai, China

Opening Hours

Wednesday 23 June
10:00 - 18:00

Thursday 24 June
10:00 - 18:00


Friday 25 June
10:00 - 17:00

Visa Application

You may need to apply for a visa to enter China. As it may take some time for your embassy to process your application, we advise that you begin the registration process as soon as you register, and that you start preparing no later than one month before the show. 

If you are only stopping over in Shanghai en route to another destination, you may not require a visa. You can find more information about the 144-hour visa-free transit and the eligible countries by clicking here.

Please check with your local governement with the current travel situation for flying to China, before booking flights and beginning the visa process.

To apply for a business visa at your local Chinese Embassy, you will need:

  • An official invitation letter*
  • A complete overview of your trip, including proof of flights in and out of the country, detailed description of travel routes, and proof of hotel booking(s)
  • Your passport
  • A recent photo
  • Your visa application form

*To receive your official invitation letter, or if you have any questions about visa eligibility, please contact [email protected]  

Hotel & Travel

Preferential Airfares

We are proud to announce that we have chosen SkyTeam as our Official Alliance Network for air travel. Our registered Global Meetings event offers you attractive airfares, which will benefit you with up to 15% discounts and no fee for your online bookings.

Book by clicking the button below or go to Skyteam Global Meetings and enter Promocode: 4058S

Find your hotel

Hi & Fi Asia-China have selected Orient Event Services as our official travel partner. They have a great selection of hotels and residences with hotel services in close proximity to NECC.

We have included a selection of their options listed on the right. Visit their website to find the full list of services, and find a hotel that bet suits your needs


Getting to the Venue

This year, Hi & Fi Asia-China will once again take place at NECC Shanghai.
Address: 333 Songze Avenue, Qingpu District, Shanghai P.R.C.

By Metro:
Take Line 2 to East Xujing Station, where you will arrive directly at the exhibition venue. Please use exit 4,5 or 6.

By Taxi:
Taking a taxi is a fast and convenient way to get around Shanghai. The city has the best-managed taxi service in China. Please show the venue  address as written below to the driver:

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