London Boat Show
10-14 Jan 2018

Getting to the Show

Make sure you plan your journey for your visit to the London Boat Show to ensure a smooth trip. Find the best ways to travel to the Show below.

Venue Address:
ExCeL Centre
Royal Victoria Dock
1 Western Gateway
E16 1XL
Telephone: 020 7069 5000

You can travel to ExCeL London by air, rail, road, tube, cable car and foot. To find out more information visit ExCeL London Travel Guide

DLR (Docklands Light Railway)

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.

Service is fast and frequent, DLR
runs 12 trains an hour to Beckton.
ExCeL London is located in Zone 3.

London Overground

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.

London Underground

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.



Driving and Parking

These main routes include the M25
and M11, the North Circular, A406
and the A13. As you get closeryou’ll
pick up signs for Royal Docks,
City Airport and ExCeL London.

If you’re using satellite navigation
to travel to the car parks please
enter the postcode E16 1XL

If you are driving to ExCeL, you
can make use of 3,070 parking
spaces. Parking for up to 24
hours is £20 in the Orange car
park (under the main venue)
and the East car park (when in use).
Parking in the Royal Victoria
multi-storey car park is £15
for up to 24 hours.



London, is one of the world’s busiest
international business hubs, and can
be reached by more people, from more
destinations, in less time than any
other city in the world. It’s known
for it’s accessibility and with a wide
range of low-cost rail and air links
to global cities. Getting to ExCeL
London couldn’t be easier!

London City Airport
5min by car or taxi. 15min by DLR

London Gatwick
1h 15min by car or taxi. 1h by public transport

London Stanstead
1h by car or taxi. 1h 10min by public transport


Emirates Airline Cable Car

The UK’s first urban cable car, known
as the Emirates Air Line, connects
ExCeL London to the O2 and North
Greenwich tube station. On the cable car,
you can sit back, relax and enjoy
stunning aerial views of London
from 90m above the river Thames.

Journey time
A cabin arrives every 30 seconds
and flights last approximately 10
minutes — except during peak
commuter times when it runs a bit quicker.

Redeem your discount by showing
your Boat Show ticket/ Exhibitor pass
at the  Emirates Air Line terminal.


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For all travel options to ExCeL London see here