Plan your visit - Jewson Live 2019

Plan your visit

Key information

Jewson live, the UK’s biggest builders’ merchant show, returns for its sixth year and it’s going to be our best one yet.

The UK’s leading brands will offer live product demonstrations and practical advice, as well as showcasing new products and innovations…we’ll even be joined by some celebrity guests and key industry speakers.

Keep any eye out on our social channels and keep checking back to the website for our weekly announcements.

Join us for Jewson Live 2021 and get ahead of your competition!

Getting here

Hall 9, National Exhibition Centre, Marston Green, Birmingham B40 1NT

The NEC is right in the centre of the UK’s motorway network just off Junction 6 of the M42 and there will be ample free parking, the NEC is also easily accessible via Birmingham International railway station which is just a 5 minute walk away.

Not sure of the best way to get to the NEC? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. See below for our top tips of how to get to and stay around the NEC.

Free coach service

As well as offering free entry, breakfast, lunch and parking, we are also providing free coach travel meaning you don’t have to worry about driving. If you would like to use this service, please contact your local branch who will make the necessary arrangements.



Travel by road

We recommend using the postcode B40 1NT. The NEC will be clearly signposted from all motorways and major routes including the M42, M40 and M6. When you arrive at the NEC do not follow your satnav, but instead follow the signs for Jewson Live in Hall 9. The NEC has over 16,500 parking spaces. The traffic team will on-hand to help you with any further guidance. Once you have parked get the free shuttle bus or walk following the sign-posted footpaths.

Travel by train

The NEC is located less than a ten-minute walk from the Birmingham International Railway Station. Direct services run all day. If you are travelling from further afield you may need to catch a connecting train at Birmingham New Street, less than a 15-minute journey away.

Travel by air

Birmingham International Airport is located right on the doorstep to the NEC. Take the free fast air-rail link to the Birmingham International Railway station located at the upper level of Terminal 1. The trains run every two minutes and the journey itself takes 90 seconds. When you arrive follow signs to the NEC.


Please park in N2 car park. On arrival at the NEC, there will be electronic signage directing Jewson live customers to the right car park area (N2), Parking is free of charge. Once you’ve parked please use the shuttle provided, or walk to the halls using the sign-posted footpaths to Hall 9.


There are several hotels onsite at the NEC and nearby at Birmingham airport if you intend to overnight locally.