Travel & Accommodation

The Venue

The new dates for Food & Drink Expo are 25th - 27th April 2022 and will take place at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) Birmingham, UK. The NEC is the UK's premier exhibition centre and is conveniently located with easy access from the whole of UK, Europe and the rest of the world.

National Exhibition Centre (NEC)
West Midlands
B40 1NT

Tel: +44 (0) 121 780 4141


By Road

The NEC is situated at the hub of the UK motorway network, enabling visitors to travel directly from the M6, M1, M40 and M42.



Make sure you pre-book your parking to save time and money. Click here for further details.


By Rail

The NEC is served by Birmingham International Railway Station, connected by a covered bridge link. Travel time from London is just 90 minutes and trains run directly to many regional towns and cities. For details of train routes and timetables, contact National Rail enquires on +44 (0) 8457 484950 or look up 



Food & Drink Expo partners with PRIORITY to provide preferential accommodation rates. 

Details of our 2022 accommodation rates can be found here. If you need to provide a password to access the rate card please use: birmingham22

Alternatively, you can also book by telephoning PRIORITY on 0845 6123 611 or +44 1473 550 620 and quoting Event Code: WILX009 21.