Miami BeachTravel

December 6 – 9, 2018

Traveling to Miami Beach

By Air

The show is conveniently located near both Miami International Airport (MIA) and Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport (FLL). MIA is among the busiest and fastest growing airports in the world with over 100 carriers serving approximately 150 destinations around the globe. It serves as the hub of a fast-growing international destination, welcoming visitors with a convenient system of ground transportation to and from the airport. FLL receives many flights per day and hundreds of visiting travelers from all over the world. It is perfectly situated in the heart of Broward County, just 21 miles from Miami Beach.

The following travel agencies will help you find the accommodation suited to your personal needs:

Turon Travel for individuals and group
Delmay and Partners for groups only

By Ground Transportation

Express Bus
Miami Beach Airport Flyer express bus (Route 150), runs between MIA and Miami Beach. Passengers board the bus at the MIA Metrobus Station.

Blue SuperShuttle vans are available on the arrival level of the airport, outside the baggage claim areas. 

By Car

Miami Beach is easily reached by car with two convenient routes from the Miami Beach International Airport to the show venue, the Miami Beach Convention Center (MBCC). The center is within walking distance of one of America's most spectacular beaches and the South Beach Art Deco district.

For directions, download the MBCC access map.

Please note that the MacArthur Causeway West Bound is closed during the show.

Official Airline Partner

Swiss International Air Lines is Art Basel's Official Partner Airline. Swiss International Air Lines offers daily nonstop service from eight North American gateways to Switzerland including Miami, New York JFK, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Newark, San Francisco, and Montreal, connecting to more than 100 destinations worldwide.


We are pleased to present the hotel program for our 2018 show in Miami Beach. That hotels that are located in the vicinity of the Miami Beach Convention Center have partnered with us to secure competitive rates during this year's edition. Availability at these preferred rates is limited, so we encourage you to secure your reservations as soon as possible.

Opening Hours & Venue

Private Day (by invitation only)
Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 11am to 8pm

Vernissage (by invitation only)
Thursday, December 6, 2018, 11am to 3pm

Public Days
Thursday, December 6, 2018, 3pm to 8pm
Friday, December 7, 2018, 12 noon to 8pm
Saturday, December 8, 2018, 12 noon to 8pm
Sunday, December 9, 2018, 12 noon to 6pm

Art Basel's Conversations series is open to the public from Thursday, December 6 to Sunday, December 9 at 10am, via the West Lobby.

Miami Beach Convention Center
1901 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33139