Travel & Accommodation

The Venue

The new dates for Foodex are 12-14 April 2021 and it 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 As a visitor to Foodex you are entitled to a 20% discount on Avanti West Coast Trains advance fares. Click here for more details and to book.


Foodex partners with BCD M&E to provide preferential accommodation rates.

Click on the banner below to access the best deals available. You can also check out the 'StaySafe' policies, aimed to help provide you with confidence on the new procedures being implemented at each hotel.

Hotels for UK Food and Drink Week 2021