How to get to the NEC

Antiques for Everyone is held at the NEC in Birmingham. Access to the NEC couldn't be easier. Situated at the heart of Britain's motorway network, with most major English conurbations a mere two hours drive away, it is also directly linked to Birmingham International Railway Station with journey times of around an hour to London Euston, ten minutes to Birmingham New Street and countless cross-country links.

Birmingham International Airport is just a few minutes away by shuttle bus and the entire area is well served by a variety of hotels, motels and guest houses. NEC staff will be happy to provide further details.

Location

Antiques For Everyone
The National Exhibition Centre, 
Birmingham
B40 1NT 

Halls 18-19 (Spring Fair)
Hall 5 (Summer and Winter Fair)

Road

The NEC is situated where the A45 from Birmingham to Coventry crosses the M42. The M1, M6 and M40 are also within easy reach of the National Exhibition Centre, which is well signposted from all routes.

All visitors with a valid fair ticket are entitled to free parking.

Rail

Birmingham International Station is part of the Intercity network and is linked directly with the NEC. We advise you to check your travel arrangements with your local rail services before travelling.

Visitors travelling to the fair by train can receive 25% discount when booking Advance Tickets with Virgin Trains. Visitors must obtain a valid ticket or email ticket to the fair on their journey. To book your tickets and receive the discount, follow the link to the Virgin site: www.virgintrains.co.uk/nec/

Please see the PDF below for FAQs and Terms & Conditions.

Plane

Birmingham International Airport is situated alongside the NEC, linked by a courtesy coach service.


PUBLIC TRANSPORT ROUTES TO NEC