ExCeL London

Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, Royal Docks, London, United Kingdom, E16 1XL

Transport within London

London is the gateway to Europe – the most accessible city in the world.

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 its accessibility and wide range of low-cost rail and air links to global cities. Getting to ExCeL London couldn’t be easier!

London Underground and DLR

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 walk to the entrance.

Check your event listing for the entrance for your event. Alight at Custom House for the west entrance and Prince Regent for the east entrance and ICC London.

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).

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.

National Rail


Eurostar operates regular train services from Brussels and Paris to St Pancras International. For bookings or more information please visit the Eurostar website.

Other options

Rail tickets can be booked via the following links — tickets are usually released 12 weeks from the date of travel and booking early can save you money! Tickets can be booked via National Rail or Trainline.

Driving and parking

If you are visiting ExCeL for any other reason, parking costs £20 for up to 24 hours. The car park is located directly beneath the venue. If you are not visiting ExCeL but require onsite parking, please use the multi-story car park, located next to the Crown Plaza Hotel. Parking costs £20 for up to 24 hours and can be paid for using pay and display machines in the car park.

Air travel

For more information on air travel information to the ExCeL, please visit the ExCeL website.


Cycle superhighways 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 the east entrance underneath the stairway connecting Level 0 to Level 1.

Book your hotel accommodation

We want to make sure our visitors have everything they need when attending HETT and so for those looking to stay at a hotel for the duration of the event, click here for more information on nearby hotels.