Attending Canton Fair: Routes, Food, and Accommodation Guide

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Canton Fair is the largest trade show in China, which attracts millions of traders every year. It includes a lot of products such as Electronics, home appliances, lighting, vehicles and accessories, machinery, hardware tools, building materials, chemical products, daily consumer products, gifts, home decoration, textile and clothing, office, luggage and leisure products, food, medicine, and medical care.

But as a non-Chinese speaker, traveling to Guangzhou, China is a challenge. In this article, I am going to show you some detailed information about the routes to Canton Fair and hotels, restaurants around it. Hope this can help you.

How to go to Canton Fair from airports

Location of Canton Fair: No. 382, Yuejiang Zhong Road, Guangzhou 510335, China.

You may arrive at these two airports:

1. From Guangzhou Baiyun Airport

Airport Express line: During the Canton Fair, people could go to Baiyun International Airport directly by airport express.

Taxi: About 32.1 km. It costs about half an hour.

Metro: North extension of Metro Line 3 (地铁三号线北延段) → Metro Line 3 (三号线) → Metro Line 8 (八号线), with a total length of 42.2 km.

guangzhou map

2. From Shenzhen Baoan International Airport

Bus: Take Baoan airport line 6 (机场6线) to the Baoan passenger transportation center to the south railway station (宝安客运中心到南站) → Shenzhen Baoan Passenger Transport Center Bus Station (深圳宝安客运中心汽车站) to take long-distance bus → Guangzhou Haizhu Passenger station (广州海珠客运站) → Bus No.582 → Guangzhou – Canton fair exhibition hall station (广州广交会展馆站). It takes about 2 hours.

Taxi: About 104.9km. It costs about 2 hours and 30 minutes.

shenzhen map

Nearby hotels

广交会威斯汀酒店 (Westin Hotel of Canton Fair)

Location: Zone C, Canton Fair Pavilion, 681 Fengpu Middle Road, Guangzhou

Reference price: 775About 119 USD

The distance to the Canton FairAbout 5 km

westin hotel

广州逸尚酒店服务公寓(保利世贸分店) (Guangzhou Yishang Hotel & Apartment (Poly World Trade Branch))

Location: Building D, Poly Wto, 1020 Xingangdong Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou City, Guangdong Province, China

Reference price: 398About 61 USD

The distance to the Canton FairAbout 4 km

yishang hotel

广州朗豪酒店 (Langham Place Guangzhou)

Location: 638 Xingang Dong Lu, Haizhu District, Guangzhou City, Guangdong Province, China

Reference price: 671 (About 103 USD)

The distance to the Canton FairAbout 4.5 km

langhao hotel

广州香格里拉大酒店 (Guangzhou Shangri-La Hotel)

Location: 1 Huexiu East Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou City

Reference price: 1488 (About 228 USD)

The distance to the Canton FairAbout 2.3 km

shangrila hotel

Nearby restaurants

When visiting Guangzhou, you may want to have a taste of its local cuisine. Then I will show you some local restaurants near the hall of Canton Fair.

开饭餐厅 (Kaifan Restaurant )

Location: 3rd Floor of Nanfenghui, 618 Xingang East Road

Reference price: 91.0 (About 14 USD)

Recommendations: shark fin, squid balls

kaifan

金佳利酒家 (Jinjiali Restaurant)

Location: 5th Floor, Zhongzhou Center, 1068 Xingangdong Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou

Reference price:83.0 (About 13 USD)

Recommendations: walnut steamed bun, roast goose, sliced cold chicken

jinjiali

If you don’t have enough time, you could choose to have meals in the hall of Canton Fair.

广州交易会国际旅行社有限公司 (Guangzhou Fair International Travel Service Co., LTD.)

Location:

West of the south gate of the Atrium Garden in Area A.

Opposite to the viewing platform on the north side of The second floor of Pavilion 3.

West of the south gate of the first floor of Hall 9.

The platform outside the north gate of The second floor of Hall 14.

Kind of food: coffee.

麦当劳 (McDonald’s)

Location:

7. 1.16 of A zone.

No. six in C zone.

East hall of the first floor of area A.

The second floor of B area.

Kind of food: fast food.

广州湖天宾馆 (Guangzhou Hutian Hotel)

Location:

8. 1.6 of A zone.

Kind of food: Chinese fast food.

广州和本健康食品有限公司 (Guangzhou Heben Health Food Co., LTD.)

Location:

7-1.15 of A zone.

Kind of food: Chinese fast food.

广州酒家 (Guangzhou restaurant)

Location:

North A of Red area.

Kind of food: Chinese fast food.

广州日日健餐饮管理有限公司 (Guangzhou Rijian Catering Management Co., LTD.)

Location:

Area B of North Red.

Kind of food: Chinese fast food.

广州市白云区新市汇金比萨餐厅 (Huijin Pizza Restaurant, Xinshi, Baiyun District, Guangzhou)

Location:

Section A 7.-1.12.

5 of B Area, Yellow Area.

5 of C Area.

Kind of food: Pizza.

广州市金成潮州酒楼饮食有限公司 (Guangzhou Jincheng Chaozhou Restaurant Catering Co., LTD.)

Location:

8-1.7 of A zone.

Kind of food: Chinese fast food.

广州市金谷园实业发展有限公司 (Guangzhou Jinguyuan Industrial Development Co., LTD.)

Location:

6 of B area, Blue area North A.

Kind of food: business meal.

广州市萝岗区潮香酒家 (Luogang District Guangzhou Chaoxiang Restaurant)

Location:

8-1.3 of area A.

7.-1.11 of area A.

Kind of food: Chinese fast food, noodles.

广州市天河汇锦酒家 (Guangzhou Tianhe Hui Jin Restaurant)

Location:

8.-1.9 of area A.

Kind of food: noodles.

广州市一日三餐食品有限公司 (Guangzhou Three Meals a Day Food Co., LTD.)

Location:

7.-1.13 of area A.

Kind of food: Chinese fast food.

广州市一圣食品有限公司 (Guangzhou Yisheng Food Co., LTD.)

Location:

8.-1.8 of area A.

Kind of food: Chinese fast food.

广州远洋宾馆有限公司 (Guangzhou Ocean Hotel Co., LTD.)

Location:

7 of area B, Blue Area North B.

Kind of food: buffet, business set meal.

广州市广州酒家黄埔有限公司 (Guangzhou Restaurant Huangpu Co., LTD.)

Location:

8.-1.4 of area A.

Kind of food: Chinese fast food.

广东中旅(集团)广州华侨房地产开发有限公司华厦国际商务酒店分公司 (China Travel Service (Group) Guangzhou Overseas Chinese real Estate Development Co., LTD.. Huasha International Business Hotel Branch)

Location:

West of the south gate on the first floor of Hall 3.

Kind of food: coffee.

广州交易会经济发展有限公司琶洲咖啡屋分公司 (Guangzhou Fair Economic Development Co., LTD. Pazhou Cafe Branch)

Location:

East of your guest room, Pearl River Promenade, Area A.

Kind of food: coffee.

广州瑞橡贸易有限公司 (Guangzhou Ruijiang Trading Co., LTD.)

Location:

East of the South gate of the first floor of Hall 2.

West of the South gate of the first floor of Hall 11.

Kind of food: coffee.

广州市天河区员村风雅老树咖啡厅 (Elegant Old tree Cafe, Yuancun, Tianhe District, Guangzhou city)

Location:

East of the south gate on the first floor of Pavilion 1.

Kind of food: coffee.

Conclusion

Before visiting Canton Fair, doing some preparations like choosing a hotel and choosing a restaurant depending on time and cost are very crucial, I hope that this list can be a good help for you. If you want to know more details, you could read another article on our website. (link)

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