Venue and Travel 

Congress Centre

Centro de Congressos de Lisboa (CCL)
Praca das Industrias
1300-307 Lisboa


By air

Lisboa International Airport, 7km from the city centre. There are daily flights to and from the major cities in Europe and the world. The Portuguese airline TAP - Air Portugal, as well as major international airlines, fly to and from Lisbon. There is a direct bus connections to the city centre from the Airport.

Star Alliance


The Star Alliance member airlines are pleased to be appointed as the Official Airline Network for ECE 2017.

To obtain the Star Alliance Conventions Plus discounts please visit Conventions Plus online booking tool:

Registered Event participants plus one accompanying person travelling to the Event (ECE 2017) qualify for a discount of up to 20%, depending on fare and class of travel booked.

The participating airlines for this Event are: ANA, Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Air New Zealand, Asiana Airlines, Avianca, Croatia Airlines, EVA Airways, EgyptAir, Ethiopian Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, TAP Portugal, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United.

Discounts are offered on most published business and economy class fares, excluding website/internet fares, senior and youth fares, group fares and Star Alliance Round the World fares.

The following Star Alliance airlines are offering special discounts for travel to/from Japan: Special Offers for Japan are available from : Turkish Airlines, Air New Zealand.

To obtain these discounts for travel to/from Japan please contact the respective Star Alliance member airlines’ booking office. Contact details can be found on delegates under “Conventions Plus Booking Contacts”. Please quote the following Event code TP15S17 for ticket reservation.


Travelling to the Centro de Congressos de Lisboa (CCL)

Please view the link for information about travelling the CCL: 


Complimentary bus service between ECE 2017 and Cais do Sodre (Lisbon City Centre)

In addition to Lisbon’s regular bus service, there will be additional buses running approximately every 15 minutes in both directions between the Centro de Congressos de Lisboa (CCL) and Cais do Sodre bus stop in central Lisbon. Travel on these buses are complimentary for ECE 2017 attendees, please show your ECE 2017 booking confirmation or delegate badge to the bus driver.

 Buses will operate on the following days:

Saturday 20 May 2017: 07:30 – 22:00

Sunday 21 May 2017: 07:30 – 19:30

Monday 22 May 2017: 07:30 – 20:30

Tuesday 23 May 2017: 07:30 – 19:30

 Please note: times may vary depending on local traffic, spaces are based on a first-come first-served basis and cannot be reserved.



There is a bus network from the airport that offers services to central Lisbon. For travel to the Cais do Sodre Railway Station (central Lisbon). The No. 91 bus services offered by Carris should cost approx.

1.50. An all day ticket should cost approx. 3.50.



There is a taxi service outside of the terminal building. A taxi to the city centre should cost approx. €15, and to the Congress Centre (CCL) approx. 20 - 25. Taxis charge a minimum of 2.35 during the day and 2.50 during the evening.


Travel around Lisbon - bus and tram

There is a bus and tram system within the city that can be used for travel once in the city centre. Please visit the website for routes and schedules:

Routes 714, 732 and 15E all stop close to the Congress Centre. 

Please note: transport passes will NOT be provided to ECE delegates.