Travel & Accommodation

The Venue

The new dates for The Ingredients Show are 5-7July 2021 and it will take place at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) Birmingham. 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
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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.


The NEC has its own on-site car parks located close to the exhibition halls. Please visit ( for more information.


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 The Ingredients Show you are entitled to a 20% discount on Avanti West Coast Trains advance faresClick here for more details and to book.



The Ingredients Show partners with PRIORITY to provide preferential accommodation rates. 

To book your accommodation at preferential rates click here. Alternatively you can book by telephoning PRIORITY on 0845 6123 611 or +44 1473 550 620 and quoting Event Code: WILX009 21