Internet Retailing Expo

Visitor Info

Travel

The NEC is located next to Birmingham International and the halls are accessible without having to step outside.

If you are travelling to Birmingham New Street, you can catch a connecting train which will take 10-15 minutes.

For further information on travelling by train to Birmingham International Station, please contact National Rail enquiries, Tel: 03457 48 49 50 or visit the National Rail website.

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Location and opening times

Hall 6
The NEC Birmingham
Pendigo Way
Birmingham,
West Midlands B40 1NT,
United Kingdom

The National Exhibition Centre is near junction 6 of the M42 motorway, and is adjacent to Birmingham International Airport and Birmingham International railway station.

Day 1 - 21 March 2018: 09:00 - 17:00
Day 2 - 22 March 2018: 09:00 - 16:00

Book your hotel

Hotel bookings for IRX & EDX are managed by Zibrant. You can book your accommodation by clicking here

If you would like assistance with your hotel booking, you can contact me, the dedicated hotel adviser for this event. My email address is sarah.mousely@zibrant.com - Send me your requirements and a phone number and I will get back to you with hotel options - You can also phone me, seven days a week, on +44 (0) 8434 797 979.

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...by train

Get 25% off your train to the NEC

Book your Virgin train now and get a 25% discount on your fare to the NEC. Tickets must be bought before day of travel and the train conductor may ask to see your IRX registration whilst on board.

CLICK HERE TO BOOK

...by car

The NEC is located 8 miles east of Birmingham City Centre; visitors from any direction can travel to The NEC via the following motorways – M1, M5, M6, M6 Toll, M40 and M42. The NEC's signposted on motorways and major roads and is marked on most good maps. If you are travelling by car, we recommend that you allow plenty of time for your journey.

M6 Toll
As a free flowing alternative to the M6, the M6 Toll offers reliably shorter journey times through the West Midlands. It runs between Junctions 3A and 11A of the M6 with easy access to the NEC/LG ARENA via the M6 Toll/M42.Using

Sat Nav
If you’re using a Sat Nav, please enter the postcode B40 1NT to pinpoint The NEC. Please be aware that the Sat Nav system will not direct you to the onsite car park. Please follow the clearly signposted directions once in the vicinity of the venue.

Car Parking
There are a variety of car parking facilities available and prices start at £12 per day.

...by foot

If you are on foot, follow the signs to the Air-Rail Link which leaves the airport from the first floor of Terminal 1.

Once you have stepped off the Air-Rail at Birmingham International Station continue straight ahead through the concourse onto The NEC.

...by plane

The NEC is minutes away from Birmingham Airport (BHX).

From the airport take the free Air-Rail Link to Birmingham International and from there it is a short walk to The NEC.

Find us

  • I love IRX it has that great mix of interesting sessions and speakers, as well as a good exhibition filled with new suppliers and new technologies – it’s a great time out of the office!
    Sarah Stagg
    Director of Digital Product, House of Fraser
  • IRX is a must attend event, I’m here every year. It’s a great venue… really convenient venue and a lot of great exhibitors.
    Stuart McMillan
    Deputy Head of eCommerce, Schuh
  • The thing about IRX is the consistency, it’s now a very well established show, it’s well-known within our industry and for me what’s interesting, is that it attracts a lot of established businesses that want to do even more and get even bigger.
    Julian Wallis
    Head of Sales UK & Ireland, Ingenico ePayments
  • I think it’s one of the biggest events of the year, I’ve actually come over from Sweden to be here today and it seems like it’s bigger than ever before.
    Kieran Clinton-Tarestad
    Global Head of eCommerce, GANT
  • This is one of the best places from a networking perspective to meet new people.
    Mike Durbridge
    Omni Channel Director, B&Q
  • IRX I always find useful. It’s one of the biggest exhibitions for the internet retailing space.
    Neil Sansom
    CEO, Woolovers

 

Location

Hall 6
The NEC Birmingham

Gold Sponsors

 

Silver Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Contact

Clarion LogoT: +44(0)20 7384 7802  E: info@internetretailingevents.com

The InternetRetailing Expo is organised by Internet Retailing Events, registered in England and Wales, Company Number 07081797, VAT No. GB 843845601 
Registered Office: Bedford House, 69-79 Fulham High Street, London, SW63JW, United Kingdom
Internet Retailing Events is a subsidiary of Clarion Events Limited.