Pratical information

Key Safety Measures & Access Conditions

We look forward to welcoming everyone to our show, where we are committed to providing you with the safest possible exhibition and conference environment. Per application of the sanitary regulations, to access the show, participants must provide a valid sanitary pass (for further info, please read our detailed information).

We are working with our colleagues at RX (Reed Exhibitions), French national and host city authorities and specialist medical advisors to build a coherent and consistent programme of advanced measures to ensure that our show has health and safety measures as its number one priority.

Where and when?

October 5 to 7, 2021

Opening hours
Tuesday 5 & Wednesday 6 : 9:30 am – 7:00 pm

Thursday 7 : 9:30 am – 5:00 pm

Paris Expo Porte de Versailles

Pavilion 1

1, Place de la Porte de Versailles

75015 Paris - FRANCE


Free admission

MPV is strictly reserved for professionals in the Retail industry.

You may be asked for an ID or your business card to enter the show.


Remember to pre-register to avoid queues at the entrance.

Caution: for any visit as an individual student, you don't need to pre-register. Please come to the reception desk with your student card on Thursday October 7 from noon only.

More information on the FAQ


By public transport

Subway/tube/underground : M 12 (direction Mairie d'Issy), stop at Porte de Versailles

Tramway/streetcar : T2 or T3a, stop at Porte de Versailles

Bus : 80 (direction Porte de Versailles), stop at Porte de Versailles or 39 (direction Issy Frères Voisin), stop at Desnouettes and 4 min walk

Bike : Vélib n°15061 Station - 12 square desnouettes

Vélib n°15049 Station - 2 rue Ernest Renan

Vélib n°15048 Station - Place Amédée Gordini

By car

From highways A1, A4, A6, A10, A15 :

Head for Paris, access by the West ring road, exit Porte de Versailles.

From highways A3, A13, A14 :
Head for Paris, access from the South ringroad, exit Porte de Versailles.


From airports

From Roissy Charles de Gaulle :

RER B + T3a 

From Orly :
Orlybus + T3a 


Our offers

Get flight offers through Air France & KLM

Event : MPV Paris 2021

Event ID : 37720AF

Event location : Paris, Porte de Versailles, France

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Book your bus ride

Kombo offers tickets on all companies (Ouibus, Flixbus, Blablacar, Ouigo ...)

In partnership with Kombo, we offer you a voucher of 15€ to come to the event with the code ''MPV2021''

Conditions : bus to Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, from 4th to 8th, October 2021.


I am a student, how can I attend the show?

For any visit as an individual student, you don't need to pre-register. Please come to the reception desk with your student card on Thursday October 07 from noon only. The MPV Paris show being a professional event, correct dress is required. We reserve the right to refuse the entrance in case of non respect of the rules above.


Is the show reduced mobility-friendly?

PAM, Paris Accompagnement Mobilité, is a specialized and adapted transportation offer for people with reduced mobility, organized by Paris City Center.

Wheelchairs* are available to visitors with reduced mobility throughout the visit - staff at the information desk are available to help you at the main entrance to the Porte de Versailles (Gate A). For outside information desk opening hours, please contact staff at the Main Security Center, if necessary.

All car parks have dedicated reduces mobility parking spots.

For more information, please contact the Paris Porte de Versailles Information Office at +33 (0)1 40 68 16 16

*Within the limits of availability ; identity papers must be deposited as a guarantee.


Is there a left luggage office or a cloackroom?

A cloackroom is available at the entrance of the show. It costs €3 for small items and €4 for large items such as suitcases.

Please, collect your items 30 minutes before the closing.

NB : if you have a VIP badge, you can use the cloackroom for free.


Can we eat at the fair?

There are several snacks bars and restaurants inside the show and nearby outside.


Can I withdraw money on the show?

6 cash withdrawals are available 24/7 at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles and especially:

Main alley, Gate A

Pavilion 3, Gate A


How to get an invitation letter for my VISA?

All foreign nationals wishing to come to France must be able to produce regulatory proof at the border relating to the purpose of their stay, their means of subsistence and their accommodation.

In general, unless an exemption exists, a VISA is necessary. It must be requested and obtained before departure, from the French Embassy or Consulate in the applicant's country of residence.

MPV Paris assists you in your VISA application process.

Here are the steps you have to complete:

Order your badge on the website

Request your invitation letter on your confirmation message

Print out and present this letter together with your VISA application at the French Embassy or Consulate in your country (MPV Paris cannot be held responsible for any refusals of VISA applications).

Need help? Consutl the web site of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development at


Should I print out my e-ticket?

Print out your e-ticket so that you can present it to the hostesses at the entrance of the show.


Are children allowed into the show?

For safety and security reasons, children are not allowed into the show.


Are pets allowed in?

Pets are not allowed into the show, even on leash. If you do not adhere to this rule, the show reserves the right to ask you to leave


Are there any specific security measures in place?

We have put measures in place for everyone's safety and security (exhibitors and visitors) over the 3 days.

On arrival, you will be asked to open your coat and bag for a visual check.

If the security guards have any cause for concern or find any suspicious objects when scanning you with the magnetometer, you may be asked to undergo a security pat-down.

The security team will also inspect all bags and luggage.



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