The National Exhibition Centre

The National Exhibition Centre located 12.5 miles from the hotel is the UK’s number one venue of choice for visitors, exhibitors and organisers.

NEC has 20 exhibition halls, outdoor spaces and 34 large conference suites. The Genting Arena is part of the NEC and is the home to music and live shows. Resort World Birmingham is a walking distance from NEC, and you can explore 50 outlets stores, cinema, casino and 18 bars and restaurants.


NEC Partners & Events

Located in Birmingham city centre, Clayton Hotel Birmingham is the perfect stay if you want to visit the city and attend an event at the NEC.

Clayton Hotel Birmingham is a partner hotel of the National Exhibition centre. Therefore, we’d like to invite you to stay with us at the following events:

NEC Events 2020

Start End Event
26/02/2020 27/02/2020 Packaging Innovations
28/02/2020 01/03/2020 The National Wedding Show
28/02/2020 29/02/2020 What Career Live? & What University Live?
29/02/2020 01/03/2020 Hemp & CBD Expo
01/03/2020 04/02/2020 KBB Birmingham
05/03/2020 08/02/2020 Crufts
10/03/2020 11/03/2020 Health and Wellbeing at Work
10/03/2020 10/03/2020 RCNI Nursing Careers & Jobs Fair
11/03/2020 14/03/2020 The Big Bang Fair 2020
13/03/2020 14/03/2020 The National Franchise Exhibition
14/03/2020 17/03/2020 The Photography Show & the Video Show
17/03/2020 18/03/2020 The Dementia, Care & Nursing Home Expo
17/03/2020 18/03/2020 European Neuro Convention
17/03/2020 18/03/2020 Medical Imaging Convention
17/03/2020 18/03/2020 Naidex
17/03/2020 18/03/2020 Oncology Convention
17/03/2020 18/03/2020 Smart Home For Assisted Living
18/03/2020 19/03/2020 Surface World
19/03/2020 22/03/2020 Sewing for Pleasure Inc Fashion & Embroidery
19/03/2020 22/03/2020 The Creative Craft Show
20/03/2020 21/03/2020 Dyslexia Show
21/03/2020 22/03/2020 MCM Comic Con
21/03/2020 22/03/2020 Miniatura – The Dolls House Show
25/03/2020 26/03/2020 British Tourism & Travel Show
25/03/2020 26/03/2020 The UK Concrete Show
26/03/2020 29/03/2020 The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show
27/03/2020 29/03/2020 Practical Classics Car & Restoration Show
30/03/2020 01/04/2020 Farm Shop & Deli Show
30/03/2020 01/04/2020 Food & Drink Expo
30/03/2020 01/04/2020 Foodex
30/03/2020 01/04/2020 National Convenience Show
30/03/2020 01/04/2020 The Ingredients Show
01/04/2020 02/04/2020 IRX Internet Retailing Expo Incorporating EDX
01/04/2020 02/04/2020 Med-Tech Innovation Expo 2020
04/04/2020 06/04/2020 Optrafair 20/20
04/04/2020 05/04/2020 Tokfest
10/04/2020 13/04/2020 Insomnia 66
20/04/2020 24/04/2020 Mach 2020
21/04/2020 23/04/2020 Drives & Controls
28/04/2020 30/04/2020 Commercial Vehicle Show
28/04/2020 30/04/2020 The Health & Safety Event
28/04/2020 30/04/2020 Sign & Digital UK
28/04/2020 30/04/2020 The Facilities Event
28/04/2020 30/04/2020 The Fire Safety Event
28/04/2020 30/04/2020 The Security Event


Getting to The NEC from Clayton Hotel Birmingham

The easiest way to reach the NEC from Clayton Hotel Birmingham is by train. It’s a 15-20 minutes journey with trains departing every 10 minutes.

The hotel is located at just 5-minute walk to the New Street train station which has a direct train to Birmingham International Train Station which is joined via a walkway to the NEC Site

The national exhibition centre can also be reached by car in 25 minutes via the A45.



Why stay at Clayton Hotel Birmingham

NEC & Genting Arena

NEC, National Exhibition Centre, North Avenue, Marston Green, Birmingham, UK

The National Exhibition Centre

National Exhibition Centre,

North Avenue,

Marston Green,



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