Airport & Transportation

Las Vegas, Nevada is served by McCarran International Airport (LAS) is served by major airlines, including America West, American, Continental, Delta and United, and all major car rental agencies. For flight information, call 1.702.261.4636.

Driving time from airport to the Bellagio Hotel is approximately 2.5 miles (10 minutes) from McCarran International Airport.

Taxi service is available from the airport.

National Visitors

Effective June 1, 2021 Las Vegas has returned to pre-pandemic guidelines, including removing all restrictions involving capacity limits, large gatherings and more.

Following CDC guidance, fully vaccinated people will no longer need to wear a mask in any setting except where required by federal, state, local, tribal or territorial laws, rules and regulations, including local business and workplace guidelines. Masks will still be required on public transportation and transportation hubs per CDC guidance, and it is recommended that those who are not vaccinated continue wearing masks and following social distancing and other precautions until fully vaccinated.

For links to the Bellagio’s healthy and safety plan, click here.

Please note that all participants at the ISHA 2021 ASM / Orthopaedic Summit combined meeting will require to be double vacinated and proof of vacination will be required in advance of attandance.  Further procedural information will be advised as we approach the meeting date.

International Visitors


Due to continuing Covid-19 travel restrictions, citizens aof manay international countries are still currently prohinited from entering the US.  We hope this position will change in coming weeks / months as vaccination rates increase.

For the latest advice on Covid-19 entry restrictions please CLICK HERE.

Please note that in addition to any restrictions that may be applied by the US as to entry to International travellers, please also check your national travel regulations before making any travel arrangements.  It is important to note that travel restrictions may be subject to change at any time.


Invitation Letters

ISHA 2021 will offer invitation letters to persons who have registered and paid the complete registration fee. The letter will provide proof of registration and proof of payment.

It should be understood an invitation is intended to help potential participants obtain a visa. It is not a commitment on the part of the ISHA 2021 ASM to provide any financial support.

You may request such a letter from the ISHA Executive Office at


Future Meetings