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Developing the “welcome attitude”

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To develop a “welcome attitude”, SIAL Paris takes extra care and provides services to create a jolly atmosphere that fosters business for your visit to the event.

Taxi Booking

The taxi rank is accessible from the Esplanade and the Main Gallery of the exhibition.
For visitors with reduced mobility, a special Horizon Taxi service is available 

Prepaid taxis:

Organise all your SIAL travel: airport transfers, travel to and from railway stations, Villepinte Exhibition Centre, Paris. Choose the vehicle to suit your needs: standard, group, VIP, disability access.
Our drivers will welcome you with a board with your name on it.

To book your taxi:

From the Exhibition Centre, meeting point: Hall 5c - G7 taxi terminal

Where to eat at SIAL Paris ?

Reflecting the international nature of the exhibition, the places to eat on the site are designed to suit everyone, with a wide variety of catering concepts. 31 fast-food outlets and bars, 8 restaurants and 6 self-service outlets are available.

At SIAL Paris you can enjoy all kinds of cuisine, whatever you may fancy:

  • Italian food in Halls 1 and 5a
  • Halal food in Hall 4
  • Japanese food in Halls 5a and 6
  • Kosher food in Hall 5a
  • Takeaway food in Hall 5c
  • Meat in Hall 6
  • Pasta in Hall 7
  • Vegetarian options are proposed in most snack bars and restaurants
  • NEW! The "Star Chef Takeout" is a new takeaway sales area proposed by La Cuisine du SIAL Paris. This innovative concept allows you to take away your box of dishes cooked by star chefs! The place for this is in Hall 5b.

Free WiFi

Free Wi-Fi is available to SIAL Paris visitors, with the following characteristics and constraints:

  • The network speed is 2Mbps per user on the 2.4 GHz frequency band
  • Wi-Fi can be accessed for up to 4 hours per day
  • Disconnection every 15 min if not being used
  • Network name: *WIFI_GRATUIT (no password required)
  • Can be used for checking emails and visiting websites that do not need much bandwidth
  • May not under any circumstances be used for professional purposes (e.g., demos on stands, downloading videos and pictures, etc.)

Accessibility for disabled visitors

A shuttle service for persons of reduced mobility is available from the visitor and exhibitor car parks, by calling this number: +33 (0)6 14 16 93 84