Visas

If you are travelling internationally, you may need to obtain a visa to enter Israel. Please click here for visa requirements by country, and be sure to arrange a visa if needed.

If you need a formal letter of invitation to assist with your visa application, we’re happy to provide one after registration is completed. Please let us know if you need one by sending an email to bluehati@microsoft.com.

Airport Transportation Transportation

Tel Aviv is conveniently located about a 30-minute drive from Ben Gurion International Airport and is accessible by taxi or train. Taxi is our recommended mode of transportation for international visitors.

Taxis

The taxi station and dispatcher post are in front of the Terminal on Level G, near the exit through
Gate 01.


Estimated cost: day rate - 150 ILS / night rate - 170 ILS.

Train

A train from the Airport to "Tel Aviv - Savidor Center" station leaves every 30 min. From there, a short taxi ride is required to get to most hotels. More information about train service and times can be found on the Israel Railway website.

Estimated cost: Train ticket - 13.5 ILS.

Taxi from the "Tel Aviv - Savidor Central Train Station" to the city center: day rate - 60 ILS / night rate - 80 ILS.


* Please note that the train does not ride on Shabbat – Friday after noon until Saturday night.

Conference Shuttle Shuttle

For international guests, a shuttle will operate between the Royal Beach hotel (19 Hayarkon St. Tel Aviv) and the conference venue. The shuttle will leave the Royal Beach hotel each day of the conference at 8:45 AM and return at the end of the agenda.

Hotel In Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv has countless hotels of various standards and pricing to choose from. We recommend reviewing them here and all the attractions the city has to offer here.