Parking at the NEC

When it comes to exhibition parking, it’s rare to be spoilt for choice. Yet with over 16,500 spaces available you won’t need to search for a spot - follow the signs for the show you're visiting. What’s more, in addition to a vast choice of spaces you can also pick from a range of payment methods. Don’t forget, some shows include standard parking in the ticket price so always check before booking..

Express parking

  • Guaranteed parking space in designated area
  • Close to the halls for easy access throughout the day
  • Pre-book online up to 23:59 on the day before your show
  • Avoid payment queues at parking kiosks

£20 per day

Book Express Parking

Pre-Paid parking

  • Avoid payment queues at parking kiosks
  • Available in our standard & disabled public car parks
  • Regular shuttle buses (subject to availability)
  • Pre-book online up to 23:59 on the day before your show

Upgrade to NEC Express Parking to get even closer to your show.

£12 per day

Book Pre-Paid Parking

Standard parking

  • Available in our standard & disabled public car parks
  • Regular shuttle buses (subject to availability)
  • Pay with cash or card on the day of your show

Save time & avoid payment queues by upgrading to Pre-Paid Parking at no extra cost or NEC Express Parking to get even closer to the halls.

£12 per day

Disabled parking

  • Sign-posted disabled parking area for Blue badge holders
  • Close to the halls for easy access throughout the day (subject to availability)
  • Additional user-friendly disabled services available
  • Pay with cash or card on the day of your show

Please be aware that the NEC is a private site. To protect the available space for those who are entitled to it, we reserve the right to inspect Blue Badges to ensure that they are only being used by those entitled to do so. If an inspection is refused then we reserve the right to refuse access and parking.

£12 per day

Motorcycle Parking

Motorcycle parking is free in all NEC car parks, excluding NEC Express Parking.

 

Coach Parking

Coaches – £20 per day

Mini buses – £15 per day

Shuttle Bus Service

Buses usually run from one hour before the show opens to one hour after the closing time. Please check the electronic signage at the bus stops for live information.

Pedestrian Access

If you choose to walk from your car parks, please follow the finger post signage to the halls.