Car parking at the NEC is free of charge for the duration of AAC. You will be directed to car parks East 1-4, but please be aware of any changes to this by following event day signage when on site.
Accommodation for the Arbonne Advantage Conference 2019 can be booked through the Meet Birmingham dedicated Arbonne website: https://www.meetbirmingham.com/aac-2019
Booking through this link gives you access to discounted rates at a wide range of hotels, exclusive for those attending AAC 2019. Please note: This link is not managed by Arbonne. Any queries should be sent directly to this website.
WALKING DISTANCE TO THE VENUE
SHORT TAXI RIDE AWAY
Some hotels may offer a free shuttle bus to the NEC. Any queries should be sent directly to the hotel.
CITY CENTRE — A TRAIN OR TAXI RIDE AWAY
The NEC is next to Birmingham International train station. You can reach the conference hall without having to step outside. The NEC entrance is on the right hand side as you exit the station, and is clearly signposted. Many services run direct to Birmingham International. Alternatively, you can catch a connecting train at Birmingham New Street. There are regular services, and the journey only takes 10–15 minutes. Buses to the NEC can be caught at Birmingham Moor Street and Solihull stations. For further information, call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 48 49 50.
VIRGIN TRAINS DISCOUNT
You can book Virgin Train tickets with a 20% discount when travelling from a station on the Virgin West Coast Main Line, to Birmingham International. Further information and booking can be found on the Virgin Trains website: virgintrains.co.uk/nec
TOA black cabs are available at clearly marked ranks outside the NEC’s main entrances. They’re an easy and convenient way to get to your hotels and attractions around the NEC. TOA Taxis are a supplier of taxi to the NEC. You can book TOA Taxis by phone on 0121 427 8888 or 0800 0142 729 (free phone), online, via the mobile app, or pick one up outside the NEC main entrances if available. Services are available by phone 24/7. TOA Taxis accept all major credit cards.
The NEC is just minutes away from Birmingham Airport (BHX). From the airport, take the free and fast Air-Rail Link to Birmingham International railway station, and then it’s just a short walk to the entrance. The Air-Rail Link runs every 2 minutes and takes just 90 seconds to reach the NEC. It leaves the airport from the upper level of Terminal 1, and operates daily between 5:15 a.m. and 2 a.m.
From the North
M6, M42, exit at Junction 6
From the South
M40, M42, exit at Junction 6
M5, M42, exit at Junction 6
M1, M6, M40, M42, exit at Junction 6