02-04 March 2021 / ExCeL, London
Tue & Wed 10:00 – 18:00, Thu 10:00 – 16:00

Getting to Futurebuild

Getting to Futurebuild

Futurebuild will be held at ExCeL London

ExCeL LondonLondon is  one of the world's busiest international business hubs and the most accessible city in the world. ExCeL London can be reached easily from all over London, the UK and internationally as it is situated just 20 minutes from the City with a wide range of low-cost rail and air links to global cities.

North Hall - ExCeL London
One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock
E16 1XL

Opening Times:

Tuesday 3 March 10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 4 March 10:00 - 18:00
Thursday 5 March 10:00 - 16:00

DLR, Underground & Rail

ExCeL London has two DLR stations on its campus and is in Zone 3. Alight at Custom House station for the West Entrance and the quickest access to Futurebuild, held in the North Hall via Entrances 1-6. Trains are fast and frequent with 12 trains running every hour.

All DLR trains travelling towards Beckton/Gallions Reach will take passengers to the ExCeL stations.

Travelling to the ExCeL from all major overground stations in London such as Euston, Kings Cross, Paddington, Victoria and Waterloo takes approximately 40 minutes or less and can be done so via the underground and the DLR.

If travelling via the underground, the Jubilee line will take you to Canning town, where you need to change and board a DLR train.

TFL Journey Panner


If driving to the ExCeL please follow signs for Royal Docks, City Airport and then ExCeL London. Please enter the post code E16 1XL into your satellite navigation device for the West Entrance. You should book your parking in advance using the ExCeL’s online system and print your ticket off before arrival.

Book parking

Cable car and River

The Emirates Airline Cable Car connects ExCeL London to the O2 and North Greenwich tube station with a flight time of approximately 10 minutes.

All exhibitors and visitors to shows at ExCeL can use the cable car for just £2.50 single fare - to redeem this exclusive discount, all you need to do is show a confirmation email/ticket etc to the staff at the Emirates Airline terminals.

If you would like to travel by boat to take in the scenery from the River Thames, you can do so by alighting at North Greenwich Pier for the O2 and getting the cable car to the venue campus.

Fares & timetables

Disabled Access

ExCeL London  provides wheelchairs free of charge.  Mobility scooters are also free of charge to hire.  They are subject to availability so please email your enquiry to info@excel.london and we will confirm if there is one available for you to borrow. All you need is a form of ID which will be held as surety for the daily period of the loan.  

For more information regarding accessibility at ExCeL London, click here


At ExCeL there is free, fast Wi-Fi, which is suitable for browsing, social media, and email. When you arrive at the venue, you just need to sign in to ' ExCeL_free WiFi’ using standard log in, or via LinkedIn, Facebook, or Twitter.

Food and Drink at ExCeL

ExCeL London has over 28 onsite cafés, bars and restaurants, including numerous concessions within the venue itself. There are restaurants with table-service for more formal dining as well as grab and go option. For further information click here

Alternatively if you're looking to take advantage of being on the doorstop of the City of London, take a look at the "After Hours" offers available to visitors at Futurebuild. 

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