\nGetting into and out of Beijing is very convenient. Sixty-six airlines operate 102 domestic and 123 international air routes at the Beijing Capital International Airport (BCIA). More than 5,000 scheduled flights are available every week to 88 cities in China and 69 cities abroad. The airport is located 25km from the city center and connected by easy transportation. It takes only 11 minutes by Airport Express train to reach the city center. Other transportation services such as shuttle bus and taxi are also available.\n
\nAn international visitor need to have a valid passport with a visa for entry into China. The Chinese Medical Association, authorized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China for visa invitation, will send visa invitations to all participants upon receipt of request.