London & ExCeL by Air

ExCeL London is easily accessible from London's five main airports - London City, Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton - via underground and mainline rail services. Choose an arrival airport below for information about travel options to  ExCeL.

*Please note all journey times stated below are approximate and do not allow for waiting time or delays.

  • London City Airport (LCY)

    London City Airport offers over 350 flights a day providing access to over 30 European destinations and New York JFK.

    Road

    Located just 10 minutes from ExCeL London by road*.

    Rail

    You can use the Docklands Light Rail (DLR) from London City Airport to ExCeL. Take a DLR train from the airport in the direction of Bank, alight at Canning Town and change to platform three for a Beckton bound service. Exit  at Prince Regent for ExCeL - London east entrance.

    Approximate journey time: 15 minutes*. Travel Zone required: 3.

    General Information
    For information about timetables, services and to book flights visit: www.londoncityairport.com

  • Heathrow Airport (LHR)

     Rail - Heathrow Express

    Departing from London's Paddington station every 15 minutes, the Heathrow Express delivers an airline-style experience the moment you step through the doors. Onboard enjoy Express TV, with up-to-date news and weather, as well as international and local information about destinations and attractions.

    Take the Heathrow Express to Paddington station. From Paddington station take the Bakerloo London Underground line to Oxford Circus. At Oxford Circus change onto the Central line (eastbound) to Bank and then take the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) to Prince Regent for ExCeL - London east entrance.

    Average journey time: 50 minutes*

    Book your Heathrow Express Ticket here

    Rail - Tube

    All terminals at Heathrow Airport are served by the London Underground. Take the Piccadilly Line to Green Park and change to the Jubilee Line (eastbound). Exit at Canning Town and take the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) to Prince Regent for ExCeL - London east entrance.

    Average journey time: 1 hour 10 minutes*.

    Travel Zones required: 1-6

    General Information

    For more information about Heathrow visit: www.heathrowairport.com

  • London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

     Rail - Gatwick Express & Tube

    Take the Gatwick Express to Victoria Station. From Victoria Station take the District/Circle London Underground line. At Westminster change onto the Jubilee line (eastbound) to Canning Town and then take the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) to Prince Regent for ExCeL - London east entrance.

    Approximate journey time: 1 hour 20 minutes*

    Book your Gatwick Express Ticket here
    General Information

     For more information about London Gatwick Airport visit: www.gatwickairport.com

  • London Stanstead Airport (STD)

    Rail - Stansted Express & Tube

    Take the Stansted Express to Liverpool Street. At Liverpool Street change onto the Central Line (eastbound). At Stratford change onto the Jubilee line (westbound) to Canning Town. Change for the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) to Prince Regent for ExCeL - London east entrance.

    Approximate journey time: 1 hour 30 minutes*

    Book your Standsted Express Ticket here

    General information

    For more information about Stansted airport call visit: www.stanstedairport.com

  • Luton Airport (LTN)

    Rail - Train & Tube

    Take the free shuttle bus to Luton Airport Parkway station to catch a train to Kings Cross St. Pancras. Change on to the Northern line (southbound) to Bank and then take the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) to Prince Regent if for ExCeL - London east entrance.

    Approximate journey time: 1 hour 30 minutes*

    General information

    For more information about Luton airport visit: www.london-luton.co.uk

    *Please note all journey time are approximate and do not allow for waiting time or delays.

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