National Exhibition Centre

West Midlands B40 1NT, Birmingham, United Kingdom


National Exhibition Centre

Due to its location, exhibition surface and capacity, the National Exhibition Centre is considered one of the best destinations for organising exhibitions and fairs in the United Kingdom. With a massive area of 2.54 sq kilometres and a total of 20 halls and 34 conference suites, it is UK’s biggest expo centre and seventh-largest in Europe.

The NEC is conveniently located and has a well-established infrastructure to the Birmingham Airport and the Birmingham International railway station. This makes it a perfect venue for international meetings, fairs and exhibitions for businesses of various size, covering diverse industry sectors. Over 500 events per year, among which Spring Fair International and GLEE Birmingham, are scheduled at the National Exhibition Centre.

Event Address

Airport: Birmingham Airport 2.2 km

Railway station: Birmingham New Street 12 km

How to get to National Exhibition Centre

By Rail

  • Arriva Trains West, CrossCountry, London Midland or Virgin Trains to Birmingham International Station

By Bus

  • Bus lines 900 and 97A to Birmingham International Station

By car

National Exhibition Centre is accessible from M1, M5, M6, M6 Toll, M40 and M42 motorways.

  • GPS coordinates: latitude 52.451660; longitude -1.721828
Map of National Exhibition Centre

Upcoming events

EventBranchStart dateEnd date
Spring Fair InternationalSpring Fair InternationalHousehold Goods, Glasswares, Ceramics03.02.201907.02.2019
Autumn Fair InternationalAutumn Fair InternationalHousehold Goods, Glasswares, Ceramics01.09.201904.09.2019
GLEE BirminghamGLEE BirminghamAgriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Vinuculture, Fisheries, Animal Breeding10.09.201912.09.2019
RWMRWMEnvironmental Protection11.09.201912.09.2019
InterplasInterplasPlastics and Rubber Processing29.09.202001.10.2020