Travel Information

Where is Brand Licensing Europe?

Brand Licensing Europe will take place at its new home at ExCeL London on 6-8 October 2020. Located on the northern quay of the Royal Victoria Dock, ExCeL provides a fantastic venue in between Central London and London City Airport with a greatly enhance the customer experience and improved accessibility for local and international delegates.

Opening Dates & Times

Tuesday 6th October 2019              09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 7th October 2019      09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 8th October 2019           09:00 - 16:00


ExCeL London
1 Western Gateway
Royal Victoria Dock
London Docklands
E16 1XL

Getting to the show

By public transport

ExCeL London has 3 onsite DLR stations (all in Zone 3):

  • Custom House - best situated to access the main entrance to Brand Licensing Europe
  • Prince Regent
  • Royal Victoria

The DLR provides easy access to London Underground lines just a few stops from ExCeL:

  • Canning Town - Jubilee Line - 2 stops from Custom House 
  • Stratford - Central Line - 2 stops from Canning Town and 7 stops from Custom House

By air

London has 6 international airports in total. The optimal choice of these is London City Airport, located just 5 minutes from ExCeL London by DLR.

London Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton and Stansted are all connected to Central London by rail and underground lines. 

Find out more on the ExCeL website here.

By car

ExCeL London has parking available for more than 3000 cars within 5 minutes of the venue. For more information about parking for BLE visit ExCeL's website here.


Brand Licensing Europe, working in partnership with HotelMap, offers you a bespoke hotel booking service. With discounted hotel packages and flexible booking, as a BLE visitor HotelMap understands your business needs whether you are looking to find accommodation in walking distance to the show or within other parts of London. This exclusive concierge service is available to you 24 hours a day. 

Useful Information

Travelling from overseas? All the information you need to ensure you're prepared.

Time zone: GMT

County dialling code: +44

Currency: £ Pound (GBP)

Measurement System: Metric

The UK uses 3-pin plugs

Elecritricity: 230V AC


There are two cloakrooms available with a charge of £1 per item. One cloakroom can be via Visitor Entrance N5 from 7:30am on Tuesday, 8:00am on Wednesday and 8:30am on Thursday. The other cloakroom can be can be accessed down the staircase opposite entrance N4. Please arrive early if you have bags or coats to put into the cloakroom to avoid missing any meetings.