ExCeL London, the international exhibition and convention centre, is the host venue for a variety of events from award winning exhibitions and conferences to internatinoal association meetings, product launches, banquets, award ceremonies, sporting events and great days out.
Situated in a stunning waterfront location, ExCeL London is located in the heart of London's Royal Docks, within easy reach of central London. The venue is part of a 100 acre campus, including 3 onsite DLR stations, easy access to the Jubilee Line and London City Airport, parking for 3,700 cars, six onsite hotels and numerous on-site bars and restaurants.
Currently there are no events for the ExCeL London .
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As the Capital of the United Kingdom, London is connected by rail to all major cities in Great Britain. In addition Eurostar operate regular train services to Brussels and Paris operating from St Pancras International.
London's main rail terminuses are Charing Cross, Euston, Kings Cross/ St Pancras International, Liverpool Street, London Bridge, Marylebone, Moorgate, Paddington, Victoria and Waterloo.
Travelling By Tube
The Jubilee Line is recommended as the quickest route to ExCeL London and the ICC. Alight at Canning Town and change onto a Beckton-bound DLR train, for the quick 2-stop journey to Custom House for ExCeL (West) or Prince Regent for ExCeL (East) and ICC London.
When driving to ExCeL London follow signs for Royal Docks, City Airport and ExCeL. There is easy access from the M25, M11, A406 and A13.
Please contact the AA for information on planning your journey and 24-hour live traffic reports, by calling on +44 (0) 906 888 4322.
For a map of ExCeL London's location please visit www.streetmap.co.uk and search for ExCeL London by postcode - E16 1XL.
For Sat Nav purposes, we recommend using postcode - E16 1DR.
ExCeL London offers on-site car parking for 3,700 cars.
All onsite parking is pay and display, with the exception of the Royal Victoria multi-storey car park, which is located at the west end of the site. Parking in the Royal Victoria multi-storey car park can be paid for at one of the three pay points located within the car park at the end of your visit.(the machines are located on level two and level zero and all machines accept both cash and credit card).
Parking charges across our on site locations are as follows:
Up to 2 hours - £5.00
Up to 6 hours - £10.00
Up to 15 hours - £15.00
Up to 24 hours - £20.00
These tariffs are applicable for the following locations - Royal Victoria multi-storey car park, Undercroft parking (Orange and Purple) and East Car Park.
Please note the multi-storey and undercroft areas only permit vehicles up to a maximum of 1.9 metres high.
Motorcycles can be parked free of charge in any of the above locations.
We also operate an additional tariff for our lorry and coach park areas and these are charged as follows (costs based on 24 hour durations);
Transit Vans up to 3.5 T / Mini bus - £20.00
Coach - £30.00
Vehicles over above 3.5 T / Lorry - £35.00
As ExCeL London is a green venue all pay and display machines will be found on stand-by. However, the machine will activate as soon as you insert your card or cash.
ExCeL London offers 158 disabled parking spaces, located within close proximity of the venue. Spaces are available to blue badge holders only and badges must be displayed at all times. Parking for disabled visitors is charged at the normal rate.
For enquiries please call+44 (0)20 7069 4568 (within office hours).
The venue is located outside the Congestion Charge Zone but is included in the Low Emission Zone.
The Low Emission zone seeks to improve the air quality in the city by deterring the most polluting vehicles from driving in the area.
ExCeL requires disabled visitors to be afforded the same opportunities as able-bodied visitors enjoy, and to this extent organisers must ensure that exhibition stands are easily accessible to visitors using wheelchairs
ExCeL has been purposely designed and built to allow unrestricted access to disabled visitors and to conform to Part M of the Building Regulations.
We aim to provide full access to all the facilities within the venue and recognises that disabled visitors may require extra equipment, facilities and assistance both routinely and in an emergency.
ExCeL London welcomes assistance dogs with visually and/or hearing-impaired visitors.
Facilities For Disabled Visitors
The following facilities are available to disabled visitors: (a) Access to car parking:
i. A minimum of 4.7% of the total car parking spaces provided at the eastern and western car parks are wide bays with minimum dimensions of 3600 by 4800 mm. Thus there will be 158 bays suitable for disabled drivers on-site.
ii. Access to the building from these bays is along walkways with a gradient of no more than 1:15.
(b) Access into and within the building:
i. All public entrances allow for access by wheel chair via low gradient ramps and an automatic opening door. Once inside the venue, all floors are level, offering unobstructed access for the disabled.
ii. Lift control panels are located at a level, which can be easily reached by someone in a wheelchair, and Braille or tactile buttons have also been used. All lifts have a visual and voice indication of the floor reached and an intercom facility activated by an alarm button. The entire centre may be reached by lifts, the only exception being the second level of organisers' offices.
iii. All stairs and ramps are fitted with handrails and balustrades.
iv. All public corridors and passageways have a minimum clear width of 1200mm.
v. Strong tactile differences in paving are provided to indicate hazardous areas. E.g. Dock edge indicated by cobble stone surface.
vi. Door vision panels giving a zone of visibility between 900mm and 500mm above floor level are provided on all public access doors.
(c) Other Facilities/Provisions:
- ExCeL provides 40 toilets for the disabled, which are located throughout the building; near the Business Centre, the break-out rooms, the conference suites on Level 3 and the restaurants and cafes on Level 0 and Level 2. Some disabled toilets are fitted with radar keys to ensure usage only by those who need them and to offer more ready availability. It is therefore recommended to bring your own radar keys where possible. Spare keys are kept at our information desks and medical centre if required.
- Non-slip flooring has been used throughout the building.
- All reception counters, bars and self service counters and at least half the area where seating is provided is accessible to wheelchair users.
- Self Service equipment such as cash point machines and telephones will be located at levels suitable to wheelchair users.
- Provision has been made for non-visual indication of stair locations for those with impaired vision.
- Pictographic signs and symbols have been used to guide people around the building.
- Visitors with hearing and sight disabilities can gather information about the event which they wish to visit by using:
- The prominent visual displays that are situated inside the Central Boulevard.
- The Information Desks sited at either end of the Boulevard.
3. Wheelchair Hire
ExCeL London retains a small number of wheelchairs available for daily hire from the west information desk.
Wheelchairs are loaned on a first come first served basis and cannot be reserved.
Wheelchairs are hired free of charge but visitors must leave credit card details to cover a £300.00 security deposit which will be charged if the wheelchair is not returned.
The deposit amount is not deducted from the customer card - on return of the wheelchair, the card details and loan form will be destroyed.
4. Blind and Visually Impaired Visitors
ExCeL London customer service staff have completed visual awareness training in order that we are able to provide practical guidance to blind and visually impaired visitors. Should you require any assistance during a planned visit, please contact us via email at email@example.com ahead of your arrival and with as much notice as possible indicating the level of assistance you require, and we will do our utmost to offer our support during your visit. Please note, this service is offered on a best endeavours basis and cannot be guaranteed.
ExCeL London is fully committed to assisting those who have more detailed and specific access information or requirements. For further advice please call our information line on 0207 069 5000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We aim to do our utmost to make the venue welcoming and fully inclusive to all visitors and will do our best to assist with any enquiry you may have.