Planning Your Journey

The Baby Show is located nearest to the west entrance at ExCeL

ExCeL is an international exhibition and convention centre situated in the heart of London's Royal Docks and within easy reach of central London. The venue is part of a 100 acre campus, which includes onsite DLR stations, and easy access to the Jubilee Line and London City Airport.

There is parking for 3,700 cars, six onsite hotels and numerous on-site bars and restaurants.

For Sat Nav purposes, we recommend using postcode E16 1DR.

Travel by Tube or DLR to ExCeL

The Jubilee Line is recommended as the quickest route to ExCeL London. Alight at Canning Town and change onto a Beckton-bound DLR train, for the quick 2-stop journey to Prince Regent for ExCeL (East). Please note, at the time of the show, Custom House will be shut.

Travel by Road to ExCeL

When driving to ExCeL London follow signs for Royal Docks, City Airport and ExCeL. There is easy access from the M25, M11, A406 and A13. For a map showing major local roads click here

Please contact the AA for information on planning your journey and 24-hour live traffic reports, by calling on +44 (0) 906 888 4322.

For Sat Nav purposes, we recommend using postcode - E16 1DR.


All onsite parking is pay and display, with the exception of the Royal Victoria multi-storey car park, which is located at the west end of the site. Parking in the Royal Victoria multi-storey car park can be paid for at one of the three pay points located within the car park at the end of your visit (the machines are located on level two and level zero and all machines accept both cash and credit card).

From 1st March parking at the ExCeL will be £20 for up to 24 hours.

These tariffs are applicable for the following locations - Royal Victoria multi-storey car park, Undercroft parking (Orange and Purple) and East Car Park.

Please note the multi-storey and undercroft areas only permit vehicles up to a maximum of 1.9 metres high. There is also £15 parking available at the multi storey car park at the West end of the site. Motorcycles can be parked free of charge in any of the above locations.

Travel by Cable Car to ExCeL

Get to The Baby Show in style - It's now possible to travel by Thames Clipper between central London and the O2 and then by Cable Car across the Thames to ExCeL London via The Emirates Air Line.

Disability Access

ExCeL requires disabled visitors to be afforded the same opportunities as able-bodied visitors enjoy.

ExCeL has been purposely designed and built to allow unrestricted access to disabled visitors and to conform to Part M of the Building Regulations.

We aim to provide full access to all the facilities within the venue and recognises that disabled visitors may require extra equipment, facilities and assistance both routinely and in an emergency.

ExCeL London welcomes assistance dogs with visually and/or hearing-impaired visitors

For more information about ExCeL London please click here