37th Congress of the Société Internationale d'Urologie
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Airport 

Lisbon is served by the Lisbon Humberto Delgado Airport, also known as the Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS). The airport is located 7km from the city centre—an approximately €15 taxi ride. 

SAVE UP TO 20% ON TRAVEL WITH THE STAR ALLIANCE NETWORK

The Star Alliance member airlines are pleased to be appointed as the Official Airline Network for the 37th Congress of the Société Internationale d’Urologie.

To obtain the Star Alliance Conventions Plus discounts please visit Conventions Plus online booking tool.

Registered participants plus one accompanying person travelling to the event can qualify for a discount of up to 20%, depending on fare and class of travel booked.

 The participating airlines for this event are: Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Air New Zealand, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Avianca, Croatia Airlines, EgyptAir, Ethiopian Airlines, EVA Airways, LOT Polish Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, South African Airways, TAP Portugal, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United.

 Discounts are offered on most published business and economy class fares, excluding website/internet fares, senior and youth fares, group fares and Round the World fares.

When making your travel plans please present confirmation of your registration or proof of attendance for the Event/Convention.

Special procedures to be followed for travel to/from Japan.Discounts may be offered by the participating airlines on their own network. To obtain these discounts please contact the respective carriers’ booking office. Contact details can be found here under “Conventions Plus Booking Contacts”. Please quote the event code TP11S17 for ticket reservation.

Climate

The average temperature in Lisbon in October is 22 degrees Celsius (72ºF), with an average of 11 rainy days.

Currency

The main form of currency is the Euro (€). For current exchange rates, click here.

Electricity

Entry Requirements

Please be sure to check the visa requirements for your country at the nearest Portuguese consulate, embassy, or website, as these vary from country to country.

Please allow enough time for visa applications. Refunds will not be given to participants who were unable to obtain the necessary paperwork for entry.

Taxi

Lisbon taxis are recognizable by their cream colour. They are easy to locate, are a very good value and can be hailed either from the street or taken at appointed taxi stands. 

Tipping

It is customary to tip restaurant servers 10% of the bill, while you can round up to 5€ (or 10%) for taxi drivers. At your hotel, porters are usually tipped 1-2 € and cleaning staff can be tipped 1€ per day.

Tourist Information

For more information, visit https://www.visitportugal.com/en/destinos/lisboa-regiao