Sunbelt 2017

Travel to Beijing

By air: Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) has direct flights operated by all airlines of international prominence from all major cities around the world. It’s about 40 minutes for a taxi ride from the airport to the Beijing Intercontinental Convention Center (BICC) and Beijing Continental Grand Hotel ( (estimated taxi cost 100 RMB, equivalence of $15).

By train: Beijing has three main train stations (Central, West, and South) for domestic travelers within China. It will require 40-50 minutes for a taxi ride from each train station to the conference hotel. You may also take the subway to get to the conference hotel.

Beijing Information


Beijing’s main tourism websites in English, with information on local facts, attractions, and tours:


Forbidden City (Palace Museum)

Beijing Hutong (Traditional Courtyards and Residences)

Tiananmen Square

Temple of Heaven

Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)

Great Wall in Beijing


In addition to your hotel, the conference site is surrounded by streets where you find bars, fast foods, and a great variety of restaurants.

For famous local cuisines within walking distances or a short taxi ride, visit this website:

Dining recommendations can be found on