Accommodation & Travel

Covid-19 measures implemented in Portugal
[Updated on 29 August]
To enter in Portugal it is no longer required to provide proof of a negative COVID test or to present a COVID-EU digital certificate or vaccination or recovery certificate issued by third countries, accepted or recognized in Portugal. Measures in force may be reviewed in accordance to the evolution of the pandemic. Learn more

TA DMC Portugal is the exclusive and officially appointed housing bureau for the IDF Congress 2022 and will offer assistance with the coordination of housing requests. A wide range of hotels across all categories and budgets have been secured in Lisbon to meet the needs of our delegates.

Use our official travel agency for easy and safe online booking at the best room rates in contracted congress hotels.

For assistance please contact:

TA DMC Portugal
Elizabete Oliveira
Senior Housing Coordinator
T: +351 218 646 900

Information about hotels in Lisbon is also included below.

Hotels in  Lisbon


Lisbon is just a short flight away; 1-3 hours from most European cities and 5-8 hours from North America. Lisbon Airport is only a 15-minute transfer from the city centre and is served by all major airlines with daily direct connections to all major European cities as well as US, South America and Africa (more than 50 destinations).

IDF has appointed ATPI Travel as official travel agency to assist delegates with flight arrangements. Their experienced travel consultants provide full travel services from A to Z at competitive rates.

For assistance, please contact:

ATPI Travel
Mily Vlachou
Senior Travel Manager
T: +30 210 923 1100


To enter Portugal, you may need a passport and/or visa. Find out if you require a visa to enter Portugal here.

A letter of invitation to the IDF World Diabetes Congress 2022, for use in visa applications, is available for registered participants to download from the IDF 2022 registration platform.