The NEC is clearly signposted from all motorways and major routes including the M42, M40 and M6 – use post code B40 1NT for your satnav.
When you arrive at the NEC don’t follow your satnav anymore, but look out for the signs to your designated free parking bay. The designated parking bay will be confirmed on 23th March 2020 .
Once you arrive you can take a free shuttle bus or take a leisurely stroll along the signposted footpaths to the venue.
Keep up to date with what’s happening on the roads, plan your journey in advance and find out the latest traffic information when you’re here. Please see Highways England’s website.
Getting to the NEC by train is brilliantly easy as the NEC is located a five-minute walk away from Birmingham International Railway Station.
If you’re travelling from further afield you may need to catch a connecting train at Birmingham New Street, which is less than a 5-minute journey away.
From Birmingham Airport
From Birmingham Airport take the free and fast air-rail link to Birmingham International Railway Station located at the upper level of Terminal 1. The train runs every two minutes and only takes 90 seconds. When you arrive just head straight through to the NEC.
From Heathrow Airport
The NEC is located less then 5 mins walk from Birmingham International Railway.
From Gatwick Airport
TOA Taxis has teamed up with the NEC to ensure a safe, friendly service and is available 24/7 at the NEC.
Alternatively, pick one up at the clearly marked ranks outside the main entrances. For added convenience TOA Taxis accept all major credit cards, subject to a charge of 10%+VAT.
If you plan to arrive at the NEC using other Taxi or Private Hire provider, you will be dropped off at either the Piazza drop off and pick up area or the Atrium entrance. The location of these is shown on the Site Plan (Link the site plan on our website).
If you are a disabled visitor please visit the NEC’s dedicated page.
Complimentary free parking for all delegates.
The designated free parking bay for the Biopesticide Summit will be confirmed on 23th March 2020 .