Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group

Co-Located with:



Sales Contacts

For information on participating in ATC Forum contact Raed El Forkh

email : raed.elforkh@reedexpo.ae
phone: +971 2 409 0484

Travel on Emirates Airlines to Dubai

Are you attending Airport Show this year? Get your special fares on Emirates Airlines when you register today. 

Emirates has excellent connections to all of the six continents via Dubai with more than 140 current destinations worldwide – and they are expanding their route network all the time.

Promo code is available on email notification after you register. *Terms and conditions apply.



Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC) is the Middle East’s leading exhibition, convention and conference venue hosting over 90 major events every year. The venue is situated in the business heart of Dubai, one of the fastest growing cities in the world.

Just 15 minutes' drive from Dubai International Airport, the centre also has a range of leading hotels within a distance of 5 km.

Getting here: Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Plan your stay with Rotana

Rotana Group has been appointed as the official hotel partner of Airport Show. Rotana was founded in 1992 and is now one of the leading hotel management groups in the Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Eastern Europe. Rotana’s portfolio of over 85 properties offers a wide range of services and products through its four brands: Rotana Hotels & Resorts, Arjaan Hotel Apartments by Rotana, Rayhaan Hotels & Resorts by Rotana and Centro Hotels by Rotana.

Exhibitors, Delegates and Visitors can enjoy exclusive rates at Rose Rayhaan, Towers Rotana, Villa Rotana and Al Bandar Rotana. For bookings, please visit https://www.roventres.com/atcforumevent


Official Travel Partner

Happy Holidays is a prominent and professional, IATA-accredited travel management company catering to travellers worldwide. With exceptional expertise, the latest technology and strong global partnerships, our travel team offer unrivalled and comprehensive travel solutions to corporates and individuals in the Middle East and beyond.

For all airline ticketing, visa, hotel, transfer and any travel-related services required, visit About Dubai.

Happy Holidays




The easiest way to reach the venue is to take the Metro. The World Trade Centre Metro Station allows direct access to the venue from prominent locations around Dubai.

Sunday - Wednesday 5:50am - 00:00am
Thursday 5:50am - 01:00am
Friday 10:00am- 01:00am
Saturday 5:50am - 00:00am

Metro fares are paid using Nol Cards and tickets which can be purchased from any vending machine located at Metro stations. Check the official guide to plan your metro trip.



The Public Bus Transport system in the Emirate of Dubai is run by the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA). 504 peak bus schedules are run on 62 bus routes cutting over 168,000 kilometers on a specimen working day. Service volumes are adjusted on Fridays and public holidays in relation to the passenger demand.

Click here for more information.



Taxis are plentiful and affordable in Dubai and operated by RTA through five companies (denoted by different colour roofs). All RTA taxis are metered at the same rate, with the exception of the 'pink' ladies-only cabs for which there is a small surcharge.

To book a taxi from any pick up point of your choice call 04 208 0808 (24hrs, operated in Arabic and English).

At the Exhibition Venue, there are 2 taxi drop-offs: opposite Ibis Hotel and in front of Za’abeel Hall entrance. Taxi pick-up point is located opposite Ibis Hotel.

Download the venue map. Note that at peak periods there will be queues, and a taxi-sharing system is likely to be in operation.

Marhaba Discount

15% discount will be given out to ATC Forum exhibitors and visitors on Marhaba Services.

Please direct such requests to marhabasales@marhabaservices.com providing a minimum of 48hrs pre booking notification. Your booking request should include passenger name / flight details (DXB Local time), handling remarks (handover / visa information etc.).