NEXT SHOW - London 30 SEP - 2 OCT 2022

Make the most of your day!

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Planning your day in advance will ensure you have the best experience possible at the show! We can't wait to see you back at the NEC, Birmingham. Please ensure that you read our latest entry advice below.


Thursday 23 March 2023

Friday 24 March 2023

Saturday 25 March 2023

Sunday 26 March 2023

Opening times: 10am - 5pm

Keeping everyone safe

Important information:

To reduce the risk to you and others around you, we would ask that everyone coming to the Show takes personal accountability for their health and those around them by adhering to COVID-19 safety measures in place and NOT attending if they are displaying symptoms.


Pack your face covering

For everyone’s safety, we recommend the use of face coverings throughout our venue unless you are exempt.



The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show takes place in Halls 9, 10 & 11 at NEC, Birmingham. Select your mode of transport below for helpful tips on how to get there. Plus, check out some of the great hotels, bars & restaurants within close proximity of the centre. Please note: If using a Sat Nav to find us, please ensure you enter BOTH the postcode and the road name to ensure you get to the final destination (North Ave, Birmingham
B40 1NT). 

Over the weekend, the M40 to M42 overpass bridge will be under regeneration works. Please re-route your journey as needed.

How to get there by...


Over the weekend, the M40 to M42 overpass bridge will be under regeneration works. Please re-route your journey as needed.

You’ll find us clearly signposted from all motorways and major routes including the M42, M40 and M6 - just pop North Ave, B40 1NT in your sat nav. When you arrive at the NEC don’t follow your sat nav anymore, look out for the Homebuilding & Renovating Show on our signs. To save money, pre-book your parking before arrival here. Then, simply jump on our free shuttle bus or take a leisurely stroll along our signposted footpaths.


You won’t even need to brave the elements. Direct services run all day, however if you’re travelling from further afield you may need to catch a connecting train at Birmingham New Street, which is less than a 15-minute journey away. Just enough time to fuel up on caffeine. For more information, visit National Rail or call them on 08457 484950

Bus & coach 

From Birmingham Airport you can get to the NEC via the free air-rail link, which takes just 90 seconds and runs every two minutes.

Jumping on a bus in the West Midlands area? There are numerous options that will get you to the NEC. Check out the Network West Midland link below to plan your journey


Over the weekend, the M40 to M42 overpass bridge will be under regeneration works. Please re-route your journey as needed.

We’ve teamed up with TOA Taxis to ensure a safe, friendly service is available to you 24/7 at the NEC

You can book over the phone by calling 0121 427 8888 or 0800 0142 729, online or via their handy app. Alternatively, pick one up at the clearly marked ranks outside our main entrances. For added convenience TOA Taxis accept all major credit cards, subject to a charge of 10%+VAT.

Other Taxis and Private Hire Vehicles

If you plan to arrive at the NEC using other Taxi or Private Hire provider you will be dropped off at either the Piazza drop off and pick up area or the Atrium entrance.


Simply take the free and fast air-rail link to Birmingham International Railway Station located at the upper level of Terminal 1. The train runs every two minutes and only takes 90 seconds. When you arrive just head straight through to the NEC.

To see how you can make your journey carbon neutral click HERE

Visit our FAQs page to find out answers to any questions you might have. We hope you find this page useful; however, if you still have an unanswered question please call 0121 728 9819 or email