Travel & Stay

Opening Times

Monday 5th March        10:00 - 17:30

Tuesday 6th March         10:00 - 17:30

Wednesday 7th March   10:00 - 17:30

Thursday 8th March        10:00 - 16:30

How to get to London ExCeL

ExCeL London
One Western Gateway
Royal Victoria Dock
E16 1XL

Click here to download our Hotelympia After Hours Guide for exclusive discounts and top tips on where to eat and drink after the show. 

By Rail & Tube

The Jubilee Line is recommended as the quickest route to ExCeL London. Alight at Canning Town and change onto a Beckton-bound DLR train (not Woolwich Arsenal), for the quick 3-stop journey to Prince Regent for ExCeL (East). (DO NOT alight at Custom House.)

ExCeL London is located in Zone 3. London Underground tickets are valid on the DLR. It is recommended that visitors purchase a return ticket or an All-Day Travelcard to avoid queuing at the end of the day. Oyster Card users are reminded to touch in and out at the card readers onsite to avoid paying excess fairs.

By Road

When driving to ExCeL London, follow signs for Royal Docks, City Airport & ExCeL. There is easy access from the M25, M11, A406 and A13. To download our Road Map, please click here.

For a map of ExCeL London's location, please visit www.streetmap.co.uk and search using ExCeL London's postcode - E16 1XL. For Sat Nav purposes, we recommend using postcode E16 1DR.

ExCeL London offers onsite parking for 3,700 cars including over 2,000 spaces located directly beneath the venue. For detailed information on our parking facilities, please click here.

The venue is located outside the Congestion Charge Zone. All onsite parking is pay and display, with the exception of the Royal Victoria multi-storey car park. ExCeL London offers 158 disabled parking spaces, located within close proximity of the venue.

By Air

ExCeL London have teamed up with CityJet to offer you a 10% discount on flights booked in advance to London City Airport. Click here to use special code "hotjet" and receive your 10% discount.

ExCeL London is simple to get to from London's 5 main airports - London City, Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton - via DLR, London Underground and mainline rail services.

London City Airport is located 5 minutes from ExCeL London by car or taxi. In addition, the DLR links the airport and ExCeL London, via Canning Town. Frequent and direct shuttle buses run from Canary Wharf and Canning Town, to and from the airport.

For the quickest way to arrive at ExCeL London by air from Europe and North America click here to use our interactive flight map.

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Download the ExCeL London Destination pdf with information on getting to the venue>>


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Hotel bookings for Hotelympia 2018 are being managed by Zibrant and HotelMap. If you would like assistance with your hotel booking, please contact sarah@zibrant.com – send your requirements, phone number and and Event Reference Code MJ8GX and she will get back to you with hotel options – You can also phone, seven days a week, on +44 (0) 207 870 4100.

Please note: the visitor entrance fee is £30 if you have not pre-registered online.You can register online here for free.