PLATEA 20’s meeting point - Gabriela Mistral Cultural Center (GAM)

Here is where guests will get accredited and we will hand out credentials, tickets to shows and the info on all the activities. If you have any doubts, you know where to find us.

Our attention hours are:

Monday 20th to Friday 24th - 12.00h to 16.00h
Tuesday 21th to Friday 24th - 09.30h to 16.00h
Saturday 25th - 10.30h to 16.00h
Sunday 26th – 10.30h to 13.00h

*Information available in English and Spanish.

*You can always find us during the shows, at the official Hotel and by phone or email.


To secure attendance to Festival performances, we will have buses available, leaving from the the official Hotel to the respective venues. The information, with time schedules, will be sent daily to the guests’ emails, and will be available at the accreditation point, located at GAM Cultural Center.


Santiago is in Chile’s central zone. Chile’s summer, which is when Platea takes place, is usually dry and hot, with temperatures up to 32°C/90°F. We recommend to apply sunblock, summer footwear, sunglasses, a hat and caring a bottle of water during the day.


Subway: The metro or subway has six lines which go from east to west and north to south, connecting a large part of the Metropolitan area. You can plan how to get around the capital using its website.

Bip Card: To pay for your bus fare, you will need to use a Bip card, which allows you to pay only one fare, making a maximum of three changes in different transportation (bus and metro). You can purchase and change your card at subway stations and at participating shops. The card costs $1.550 Chilean pesos and the minimum amount you can put on the card is $750 Chilean pesos.

Airport transport: Transvip – Shared and private options.

There is no flat rate but you can use the referential prices as a guide:

Airport to Intercontinental Hotel:
Shared transfer $7400.
Exclusive transfer $26.400.
Executive taxi $19.500.

To make a reservation please write to, or through you can also call +562 2677 3000, +562 2677 2222.
We recommend to make a reservation 24 hour in advance.
If you wish to use another company, we recommend to take the official Airport Taxis for safety reasons.


Money exchange houses are open from Monday to Friday, although some are also open on weekends. Do not change money on the street, only inside banks or established money exchanges.

AFEX Aeropuerto Internacional Arturo Merino Benítez:
International Arrival |Opening times, Monday to Sunday 24:00h | email

AFEX Agustinas:
Address Agustinas 1050, Santiago centro | Opening times, Monday to Friday 09:00 – 19:00h |Telephone +56 2 2688 1146.

AFEX Costanera Center:
Address Av. Andrés Bello 2447, Local 212 PB| Opening times, Monday to Sunday 10:00 – 20:00h | Telephone +56 2 2618 9741.

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Gabriela Mistral Cultural Center (GAM)
Address Av. Libertador Bernardo O’Higgins 227, Santiago (GAM) | Opening time, Monday to Friday 9:00 – 18:00h. Saturday 10:00 to 14:00h| Telephone +56 2 273 18 627 | email


If your identity documents are stolen or lost, presenters and foreign artists should go to any police office of Carabineros de Chile. The nearest office is located at Metro Baquedano, or you can call the emergency line 133.

In case of any healthcare emergency, please contact PLATEA 20’s organization to help you.


Luisa Tupper
Cell phone / WhatsApp:
+56 9 49200553

Marta Núñez
Cell phone / WhatsApp:
+56 9 53170011

Horacio Pérez
Cell phone / WhatsApp:
+56 9 56891647

Marchant Pereira 201, Of 201, Providencia Santiago, Chile | CP 7500531 | | +56 2 2925 0310