ITU Telecom World 2018 will be held in the Durban International Convention Centre (ICC), recognised as Africa’s leading exhibition and conference hub.

Durban ICC is located in the centre of Durban, just a thirty minute drive from the King Shaka International Airport and a short stroll away from the stunning beachfront, tourist attractions and top city hotels.

A world-class facility renowned for its high standards of service excellence, it has successfully staged some of the world’s most prestigious and complex events. The Durban ICC delivers a 5-star event experience, geared to exceeding your expectations in an innovative, sustainable and proudly African way.

For full details on Durban ICC, its visitor services and facilities, visit

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Getting to Durban

South African Airways, our host country’s national carrier, has partnered with ITU Telecom World 2018 to offer unique discounts on air fares for event participants. Available for travel 14 days prior to and following the official event dates, you can take advantage of these special fares by booking online or reserving directly with your local South African Airways office – click on the link below for full details.

South African Airways Partner Offer

Getting to and from Durban ICC

Durban’s well-established road infrastructure, and the proximity of the Durban ICC to the city’s major landmarks and tourist attractions, make getting to and from the Centre easy and stress free.
Durban ICC is located in the centre of Durban, at 45 Bram Fischer Road, (old Ordnance Road), and is just a half-hour drive from the King Shaka International Airport. A short walk from the Durban ICC will take delegates to the stunning beachfront, tourist attractions and some of the city’s top hotels.

Shuttle Bus Schedule


Durban has a wide range of excellent accommodation options to suit all tastes and budgets, all within easy reach of the central Durban International Convention Centre, our ITU Telecom World 2018 venue.

You can browse the full list of official hotels and book rooms directly here.

Official hotels