Venue & Travel
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How To Get To Earls Court
Earls Court (Piccadilly/District)
West Brompton (District)
For Earls Court 1 and the Ideal Home Show at Christmas, exit at the Warwick Road exit of Earls Court station and the entrance to the venue is directly opposite the station. Earls Court station is on the District and Piccadilly lines only 10 minutes from the West End, and with easy access to a few mainline stations.
West Brompton Station is on the District line on the Wimbledon Branch from Earls Court. The entrance to the Ideal Home Show at Christmas involves a short walk to the Warwick Road venue entrance, there is a main gate entrance to the Earls Court venue opposite the West Brompton tube station exit.
For latest travel info: www.tfl.gov.uk
By National Rail
Southern trains run direct services to West Brompton station for Earls Court. Direct services run from Clapham Junction, Gatwick Airport, East Croydon, Watford Junction, Willesden Junction and Stratford.
Warwick Road (Earls Court 1): 74, 328, C1, C3
Lillie Road (Earls Court 2): 190, 430
74 - runs from Baker Street to Putney High Street (south) and Putney High Street to Baker Street (north). There is also a night bus route - N74.
328 - runs from Golders Green to Chelsea (south) and Chelsea to Golders Green (north).
C1 - runs from White City to Victoria (south) and Victoria to White City (north).
C3 - runs from Earls Court Tesco to Clapham Junction (south) and Clapham Junction to Earls Court Tesco (north).
N31 - runs from Camden Town to Clapham Junction (south) and Clapham Junction to Camden Town (north). This is a night bus only route.
190 - runs from West Brompton to Richmond (south) and Richmond to West Brompton (north).
430 - runs from South Kensington to Roehampton (south) and Roehampton to South Kensington (north).
Please note: When travelling from south of the venue they will stop on Warwick Road. When travelling from north of the venue they will stop on Earls Court Road. Earls Court One is a very short walk from Earls Court Road - just follow the signs.
From M1/A1/M11/A10 take the A406 westbound to A4. Continue on A4 over Hammersmith Flyover until A4 becomes West Cromwell Road and follow signs.
From M4/A4 follow directions as above.
From A3/M3 follow signs for central London, take Wandsworth or Putney Bridges.
From Wandsworth Bridge, turn left onto New Kings Road, turn right onto Fulham High Street, which becomes Fulham Palace Road, turn right onto Lillie Road and follow signs.
From Putney Bridge, turn left onto Fulham Palace Road and follow directions as above.
From M2/M20/A2 follow signs to central London, take Blackfriars, London, Waterloo, Vauxhall, Southwark, Chelsea or Battersea Bridges, turn left along Embankment and follow signs.
From A12/A13 follow signs for central London towards Tower or London Bridge. Do not cross bridge, instead continue along Embankment and follow signs.
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Seagrave Road Car Park (P1): Open air car park, accommodating all vehicles. Please note that the car park is a short walk to Earls Court.
Red Car Park (P2): Multi-storey car park located on site next to Earls Court 2.
Accessible parking spaces available. Please note that this car park is only available during event open periods.
To pre-book parking (bookable after 12th September) please visit: www.eco.co.uk/visitors/parking
The Western extension to the London congestion charging zone has now been removed. We would still advise that you check your route prior to travelling into London to see if you enter the Congestion Zone - you can see the area covered by the charge by visiting this link. The Congestion Charge is not in operation on weekends.
There are bike racks located outside the Warwick Road entrance. To plan the best route by bike to Earls Court Exhibition Centre use the Transport for London journey planner
Information & Meeting Points
The Information & Meeting Point is situated at the front of Earls Court 1 (by the main Warwick Road entrance).
Food & Drink
The Ideal Home Show at Christmas is the home of fabulous shopping but it's a big show and getting around it can be hard on the feet! Taking time out is a must, so why not do so over a sociable meal? You'll find everything from a full dining experience, to a simple ‘pit stop' for a quick snack.
There are bars and cafés situated on both Ground Floor and Upper Levels of the show, where you can enjoy hot drinks, juices, smoothies or a glass of something stronger, sandwiches, snacks, or a full meal.
You'll find all the bars, cafés and restaurants clearly marked on the Show Maps around the show, and also on the inside back cover of the official show guide.
Within the Venue
These cafés and restaurants are part of the Earls Court venue and are seperately managed by the venue itself. They are mostly located around the sides of the exhibition or have access from inside the exhibition hall.
The Terrace Restaurant - mezzanine level
A self service restaurant serving hearty meals such as fish and chips, bangers and mash, soups, salads and jacket potatoes, hot & cold drinks, beers and wines.
The Café Bar
Teas, coffees, beer and wine and a selection of hot and cold snacks including a carvery option, baked potato, triple decker sandwiches through to snacks such as muffins or crisps.
Sandwiches, wraps, potato wedges, hot dogs, salads and hot and cold drinks.
Wine, beer and spirits, sandwiches and bar snacks.
A taste of the Mediterranean with panini's and sandwiches, pasta and Italian style salads.
Famous for its pizza and pasta.
Soups, salads, wraps and smoothies.
Sandwiches, wraps, potato wedges, hot dogs, salads, hot and cold drinks.
Tickets prices for registered disabled visitors are as per the standard ticket prices, however one carer per disabled visitor can enter for free when purchasing tickets on the door.
For more information on disabled facilities at Earls Court please call 020 7385 1200 or visit the Earls Court website on www.eco.co.uk
Earls Court One
Bays are available outside Earls Court One and these are accessed via the Warwick Road entrance. A limited number of these bays are reserved for use on the day on a first come, first served basis.
Occasionally use of these bays has to be suspended for safety reasons. Alternative suitable parking will be offered where possible. Use of the drop-off/pick-up facility outside Reception at the Warwick Road entrance is recommended, however the pick-up facility may only be used at certain times so please do call in advance to check for your day of attendance. Bays are also available within Earls Court Two multi-storey and Seagrave Road car parks.
You are strongly advised to pre-book car parking as it is cheaper to book in advance. Book online at any time. Most major credit cards are accepted. Visit www.eco.co.uk/parking
As a matter of policy Earls Court will always try to accommodate Blue Badge Holders if practically possible.
Earls Court Access
In Earls Court One, ramps are provided for wheelchair access at both the Warwick Road and West Brompton entrances. From here, access can be made to each level of the venue using either the staffed passenger lifts or mobility access lifts for wheelchair users.
Manual Wheelchair Loan
Wheelchairs are available on loan for use, on receipt of a refundable security deposit. We recommend that wheelchairs are booked in advance by calling 020 7370 8818 for Earls Court. Your wheelchair can then be made ready for you on arrival at the venue. Please remember to state that you will be arriving at Earls Court One, Warwick Road entrance for the Ideal Home Show at Christmas.
All disabled toilet facilities are unisex.
Should you require any information prior to your arrival, please contact the Earls Court Venue Switchboard on 020 7385 1200. Should you experience any problems while at the Earls Court venue, please contact any member of the Earls Court staff and ask for a member of the Customer Services Team who will assist you as necessary.
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Terms and Conditions
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- The Credit card used for payment must be presented on arrival. If you are paying for someone else, please get in touch with our Central Reservations office on +44 (0) 207 666 2662 for further assistance
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- Offer is subject to availability and may change or be withdrawn at any time without prior notice
- Total cost of stay is payable in full at the time of booking
- In the event of cancellation or no-show, no refund will be given
- Amendments are not permitted
- 25% off dining offer applies to lunch and dinner, excludes beverages and is not combinable with any other offer or promotion. Offer not available at The May Fair hotel.