Arrival & Stay

Getting to the show - everything from travel and visas to metro timings and parking.

Let us help facilitate your travel

Book your travel arrangements through our in-house Travel and Hospitality Desk and avail of our special packages. For more information regarding visa inquiries, flight bookings and hotel reservations, please contact our travel desk.

Travel Desk Team

Travel Desk

Do you require a visa to attend?

Our International Sales Partners will be happy to assist you. Locate and click on your home country and contact us by using the information given. Your contact person will be able to provide you with expert assistance. 

Contact our international Sales Partners If you cannot locate your home country from the list, please contact our in-house Travel Desk in Dubai for your travel needs. 

Please note that some Nationalities will be granted their single entry visa free of charge upon arrival in the United Arab Emirates, and do not need to apply for a visa in advance. For the list of these Nationalities and other visa related information please visit the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. For the latest information, also check with your airline and regional UAE embassy or consulate.

Accommodation packages

Our in-house Travel and Hospitality Desk offers you special accommodation packages that are close to the fairground in Dubai. For more information regarding visa enquiries, flight bookings and hotel reservations, please contact our Travel and Hospitality Desk! 

View the accommodation packages here

Getting to the show

Getting to the Dubai World Trade Centre is easy with the availability of various public transport options such as taxi, bus, metro or ride-hailing services like Uber & Careem. 

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Dubai Metro

The World Trade Centre station on the Dubai Metro is conveniently located right in front of the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre which makes it a quick and ideal mode of transportation.

View the handy guide to using the Dubai Metro

Visit RTA website for more information

Parking Prolight + Sound Middle East

In case you are driving to the exhibition at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, free open parking lots are available close to the exhibition halls. Highlighted by circles in the map are the 4 free open parking lots P1.a, P1.b, P1.c and P2 along with multi-storey paid parking options.

View the venue and parking map

Private Car Service Prolight + Sound Middle East

Car services like Uber and Careem are both available in the UAE. If you have either app on your smartphone you can use it in Dubai, otherwise, download them below. Be sure to mention "Dubai World Trade Centre" as the destination to avail any discount.

Careem - Avail 20% discount with the code 'PLSME' T&C apply.

Apple Store or Google Play Store


Apple Store or Google Play Store

Dubai Taxi

Dubai Taxi Corporation’s fleet of approximately 3,800 vehicles will ensure that you find a taxi at any time of the day to take you anywhere you want to reach in Dubai. Call them on +9714 208 0808 to make bookings on your days of travel. For more information, please visit their website.

Visit their website

Dubai Bus

Dubai’s bus network is the most well-connected public transport option available. Visit their website to view the route map and for more information.

Visit the RTA website

Things to Do in Dubai

The landscape is such that in a single day you can experience everything from rugged mountain climate to the beauty of the rolling desert dunes, and from the vibrancy of green parkland to the sparkling turqouise waters of the Arabian gulf.

Sightseeing Prolight + Sound Middle East

The options for sightseeing and activities in Dubai are vast and varied. Whether you’re into superstructures or desert dunes, there is something to keep you entertained.

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Restaurants Prolight + Sound Middle East

An unmissable experience for your taste buds awaits you with the vibrant dining scene in Dubai. Food connoisseurs can experience genuine Arabic hospitability and sample the best of local and international cuisine.

Check out more options here

Shopping Prolight + Sound Middle East

If you like to shop you are in the right place! There are endless options depending on what you are looking for, however, for an impressive, all under 1 roof experience, a trip to the Dubai Mall is recommended. It is after all the biggest in the world. If you can’t find what you’re looking for here, it probably doesn’t exist! You can reach the Dubai Mall from the Trade Center either by using the metro, or a short ride by taxi (approx. 3 Euro fee).

Shopping in Dubai

Nightlife Prolight + Sound Middle East

Some say that this city comes to life at night and there certainly is no shortage of options, ranging from intimate bars to unwind and chat to colleagues and new business contacts to energising clubs where you can really blow away the cobwebs!

Dubai nightlife

Wellness Prolight + Sound Middle East

Dubai is the place to be pampered and offers a multitude of tantalising treatments. After a tiring day in the exhibition halls why not treat yourself to a foot massage or relaxing facial. The traditional hammam is also an experience not to be missed.

Find your zen here

Who Should Visit?

Prolight + Sound Middle East - System Integrators

System Integrators

From complex turnkey solutions to system upgrades and the latest technologies, as well as many new and returning manufacturers – these are just a few of the many reasons for system integrators and installers to visit Prolight + Sound Middle East.

Prolight + Sound Middle East - Event and Rental companies

Event & Rental Companies

Dubai being the fastest-growing live event market, visitors can expect the most advanced and purpose-designed equipment rental options of the highest standards for concerts, awards, festivals, summits, professional conferences and product launches.

Prolight + Sound Middle East - Venues, Installers and End-users

Venues, Installers & End Users

Lighting, Audio & AV exhibitors that provide permanent solutions for nightclubs, theme parks, mosques, venues, cinemas and shopping malls within the region. 2019 will also see a number of key conference sessions focused on venues and AV installations.