HOW TO GET TO EXCEL
The closest airport to ExCeL London is London City Airport which is connected by the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) on the London Underground Network.
Alternatively, the venue can be accessed via Gatwick Airport, Heathrow Airport or Stansted Airport.
The Jubilee Line and the DLR are the quickest routes to ExCeL, London.
Alight at Canning Town on the Jubilee Line and change onto a Beckton-bound DLR train for the quick two-stop journey to ExCeL: Custom House for ExCeL (for the west entrance) or Prince Regent for ExCeL (for the east entrance or the ICC London).
The Schools & Academies Show London 2019 will be closest to the Custom House station. You can follow our Twitter account for information about which DLR is closest to your event entrance, as we usually tweet this information on the morning of an event.
The Docklands Light Railway (known as the DLR) is part of the London Underground network. Two of the stations, Custom House and Prince Regent, are on our campus. Trains pull up at a covered walkway leaving visitors with less than a two minute’s walk to the entrance.
The London Overground, part of the London Underground network, serves a large part of Greater London and parts of Hertfordshire with 112 stations on several routes. The Overground is highlighted in Orange on the Tube map.
The DLR and Jubilee Line can be connected from multiple Overground lines such as Stratford, Canada Water, and Shadwell. It’s also possible to join the Overground and travel to ExCeL London from Euston station.
It’s easy to drive to ExCeL London from many of the main routes into London.
These main routes include the M25 and M11, the North Circular, A406 and the A13. As you get closer you’ll pick up signs for Royal Docks, City Airport and ExCeL London.
If you’re using satellite navigation to travel to our car parks please enter the postcodes below.
Our online booking system will send you a print-at-home ticket via email. Please ensure you print out the ticket and bring it with you when travelling to the venue.
Cycle super highways are safer, faster and more direct, running from outer London into the capital.
ExCeL London has 60 cycle racks which are free to use. 6 cycle racks are located at the west entrance taxi drop off point just underneath the DLR walkway. 54 cycle racks are located near to the east entrance underneath the stairway connecting Level 0 to Level 1.