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Discover what visitors enjoyed in 2017 and what you can look forward to in 2018. The e-newsletter is packed full of information on 2017's exhibitors and what they showcased, you'll also discover what the free seminar programme had in store. Read up on the show's speakers and learn how their experiences have really made a difference in what they do today.

That's not all, the FESPA Print Census launched at FESPA Asia 2017. Throughout 2017 the census surveyed print professionals around the globe on the challenges facing the industry and the emerging trends, so if you would like to participate please email emma.tuddenham@fespa.com for more details.

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FESPA Asia 2017 - Plan Your Trip

The Venue

BITEC Exhibition CentreBITEC

Conveniently located in the centre of Bangkok, BITEC is easily reached by both local and international visitors. BITEC

Address: 88 Bangna-Trad Road (Km.1), Bang Na, Bangkok 10260, Thailand

Eating and Drinking

There are a number of eateries based in the BITEC venue – see below for a small selection of what’s available. For details on all food and beverage options available within the venue please visit BITEC

Fahrenheit - Fahrenheit Restaurant boasts a spacious open plan dining area with a lot of natural lighting.  The a la carte menu offers a range of international and local Thai dishes, or you can sample a little bit of everything from the buffet. Location: Main Lobby, G floor.

Deli.cio.us - A trendy bistro in a prime location along the concourse with a lot of natural light.  The menu features a selection of sandwiches, salads, light meals and desserts. Soak in the atmosphere and watch as our talented chefs prepare your food in the show kitchen. Take-away is also available if you are on the go. Location: Concourse, G floor.

Food Connexion - Enjoy a large variety of local and international dishes at our gourmet food court.  With up to 40 flavourful food and beverage stalls, there is something for everyone at Food Connexion. Location: Level B-1.

COFFEE i DO - Coffee is the main event at this stylish corner.  Enhance the taste with a fine selection of light snacks and sweets from our bakery.  Take a quick break and dine here in this open and relaxed space or grab a coffee to go. Location: Main Lobby, G floor.

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Travel By Air:

BITEC is located just 15 minutes from Suvarnabhumi International Airport, which is serviced by 24 hour taxis, train links, hotel shuttle buses and car rentals.

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Official Airline Partner:

FESPA are delighted to have partnered with Thai Airways to offer visitors discounted airfares for attendees to Thai AirwaysFESPA Asia 2017. Watch this space for details on 2018 travel.

Travel By Road:

BITEC is accessible by car, minivan and coach via the inter-connected expressway. Entrance 1 and 2 can be accessed from Bangna-Trad Road and Entrance 3 from Sukhumvit Road, just off the expressway.

For visitors driving to the venue, there are 4,700 indoor and outdoor parking space at the BITEC.

Parking:

To park in the Outside Car Park:

  1. Collect a red parking card from the Parking Booth
  2. The first 30 minutes is free of charge
    • 1st 3 hours = 40THB
    • After this = 20THB per hour to a maximum of 120THB
  3. The car park is open from 06:00 - 22:00 (overtime charged at 100THB / hour)
  4. Overnight parking is not permitted
  5. Loss of car parking code will result in a charge of 1,000THB


To park in the Underground / Basement Car Park:

  • Collect a red parking card from the Parking Booth
  • The first 30 minutes is free of charge
    • After this = 20THB per hour 
  • The car park is open from 06:00 - 22:00 (overtime charged at 100THB / hour)
  • Overnight parking is not permitted
  • Loss of car parking code will result in a charge of 1,000THB

Travel By BTS Sky Train:

There are two BTS lines:Skytrain

  • Sukhumvit line runs north to east from Mo Chit to Bearing
  • Silom line runs west to south between the National Stadium in the Siam shopping area to Bang Wa in Thonburi


The two lines interconnect at Siam station and also at two points with the underground (MRT) at Sala Daeng and Asok.

A new train arrives every 3 – 6 minutes between 06:30 and midnight (please check at your station to see what time the last train leaves). Fares start at 15 baht for one stop – the average cost between the central district and BITEC is 45 baht.

Fares and Sky Train passes
The BTS Rabbit cards are used to access all stations with fares starting at 15 baht for one stop. We recommend the one-day pass if you wish to explore Bangkok whilst at the show, but if you are planning to extend your visit in Thailand, it may be worth taking a look at the BTS Smart Pass.

One-Day Pass
Unlimited travel during a single day for 120 baht

Standard Rabbit Card [Pre-Pay Travel Card]
The Standard Travel Card is available for 100 baht plus a 50 baht refundable deposit. Valid for 5 years these can be topped-up with a minimum of 100 baht and maximum of 4,000 baht.

If you are planning to stay in Bangkok for a longer, you may wish to look at the 30-Day Pass for Adults.

Buying your Travel pass and Ticket

Your BTS travel ticket can be purchased from machines at the stations outside the gates. Payment can only be made by coins but change is given at the Ticket desks.

Tickets are currently only valid within the BTS system. For your BTS Rabbit card, one-day pass and 30-Day pass, we recommend you use the Ticket desks within the stations.  Once you have purchased your card, you need to ensure you ‘touch-in’ and ‘touch-out’ on every journey.

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Fespa Asia 2017 Bangkok 15-17 February 2017