Paris-Nord Villepinte Parc des Expositions, Paris, France



Salon International de l’alimentation (abbreviated as SIAL), is a marketplace and a gathering point for the professionals of the global food industry. It is the largest international food and gourmet exhibition. SIAL Paris has grown into a network of events across the world with editions in China, the Arab Emirates, Canada and Brazil.

Since its first edition in 1967, the trade show has been established as a brand for innovative products and an inspiration for the food business. SIAL 2018 in Paris will improve the records it has set in its previous editions. An estimated 7,000 companies will showcase their work to 155,000 visitors representing both the private sector and the public. These presentations will be separated into 20 exhibition topics including:

  • beverages;
  • seafood;
  • meat;
  • healthy lifestyle products;
  • supplements;
  • processed food;
  • gourmet;
  • grocery and deli products;
  • bakery;
  • organic options.

With its global impact on the food industry SIAL is always considered a must attend show by all professionals in the sector. The SIAL Paris exhibition brings in the spotlight not only the challenges faced by the food industry, but innovations in the wine and spirits sector, health and organic food and many other topics related to our everyday lives. The feedback from both the exhibitors and visitors is nothing but stellar and each year the event breaks its own records for number of attendees, exhibitors and visitor satisfaction.

Hotels near SIAL

  • Direct contracts with a great variety of hotels
  • Special exhibitor and visitor rates available
  • Customised expo travel booking system
  • Personal travel management at no extra cost
  • Save on average €810 and 25 business hours per booked expo trip

It is well known that during SIAL all the hotels are fully booked and it is hard to find accommodation, sometimes months prior to the event. Our internal statistics show that most of the business attendees and exhibitors book their hotels six to eight months prior to the fair. For this reason we highly recommend to book your hotel early and secure your stay at a comfortable place near the venue.

Our team secured contracts with the most sought-after hotels and hotel chains, to ensure that we can provide hotel rooms for big and small businesses alike. Check our hotel offers and book your stay, or send us a personalised inquiry and we will provide you with the best accommodation solutions for SIAL Paris.

Book your stay for SIAL 2020


Domestic exhibitors865n/an/a
Domestic visitors47 941n/an/a
Foreign exhibitors6 048n/an/a
Foreign visitors107 751n/an/a

Venue: Paris-Nord Villepinte Parc des Expositionsdetails

Founded in: 1964

Industry: Food and Beverage, Foodprocessing and Packaging Machinery

Frequency: every two years

Where: Paris, France


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Travel Info For Sial

Airport: Charles de Gaulle 14 km

Railway station: Gare du Nord 25 km

Subway station: Parc des Expositions 0.2 km

How to get to Paris-Nord Villepinte Parc des Expositions

By Rail via RER B

The RER B intercity train is the main transport to the venue. It connects to most metro and tram stations in Paris. Be sure that your train's destination is "Charles de Gaulle-Roissy". Alight on "Parc des Expositions" station. The trip takes approximately 30 minutes from the center of Paris, with trains every 7 minutes, from 7.00 to 20.00.

  • Main RER B Stations
    • Gare du Nord
    • Saint-Michel - Notre-Dame
    • Gare du Luxembourg (Paris RER)
    • Châtelet – Les Halles

By Car

The venue is located close to the A1, A3, A86 and A104 motorway junctions and has 15,000 parking spaces available for rent.

  • GPS coordinates: latitude 48.968457, longitude 2.518823
Map of Paris-Nord Villepinte Parc des Expositions

Our Clients

Minerva Global

Flawless from start to end. Took the burden of trying to source hotels away from me and allowed me to concentrate on other logistical arrangements.

Laura Ryan

Booked for: SIAL 2018