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Situated in Islington, one of London's most vibrant areas, the Business Design Centre is located within 2 miles of both the City and the West End, and is ideally situated for both transport and local entertainment.

Within walking distance of Angel tube station and only minutes from Kings Cross and Euston, the Business Design Centre is serviced by numerous bus routes and is conveniently located outside the congestion charge zone and within an hour of London's six international airports. The venue benefits from on-site car parking, an adjacent Hilton Hotel, and has full access for those with disabilities.

Islington offers something for everyone and rivals the West End for entertainment, shopping, food and drink facilities. There are over 500 bars, restaurants and cafes in the area, as well as local theatres and many places of interest.

Opening Times
Tuesday 21st November         10:00 - 20:30
Wednesday 22nd November    10:00 - 18:00

Join us for two days of hotel design, hospitality business and networking at London’s Business Design Centre. See what’s on and plan your visit.

Getting there

Business Design Centre

Situated in Islington, one of London's most vibrant areas, the Business Design Centre is located within 2 miles of both the City and the West End, and is ideally situated for both transport and local entertainment.

52 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 0QH

Accommodation

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There are a multitude of accommodation options in London.

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Travelling by tube / train / bus

The Business Design Centre is just 5 minutes walk from Angel tube, which is situated on the Northern Line. Highbury and Islington station is a ten minute walk and is situated on the Victoria line and some mainlines. Kings Cross, St. Pancras and Euston mainline stations are all a short bus ride away.

The Business Design Centre is situated on Upper Street, which is serviced by the following bus routes: 4, 19, 30, 38, 43, 56, 73, 341, 394, N19, N38.

Travelling by car

The Business Design Centre has an on-site car park with 285 spaces, charged at £6 for the first 2 hours and £3 per hour thereafter. There is also additional car parking in the nearby shopping centre's multi-story car park.

Travelling by bike? The Business Design Centre has an on-site car park with space to park bikes.

For Sat Nav directions please enter this postcode; N1 0QH

Travelling by Eurostar

Take the Eurostar to London St Pancras International station then take the Northern Line towards Morden. Depart at Angel then walk down Upper street and the Business Design Centre is located on your left.

Travelling by air

London is the best connected City in the World. You can reach London in less time from more places than any other destination

London has 6 international airports:

  • London City Airport - take the DLR to Bank and the Northern line to Angel to reach us in less than 45 minutes.
  • Gatwick Airport - take the Thameslink train to London Bridge and the Northern line to Angel to reach us in an hour.
  • Heathrow Airport - take the Heathrow Express to Paddington and the underground to Angel via the Circle/Hammersmith & City and Northern lines to reach us in less than one hour.
  • Stansted Airport - take the Stansted Express to Tottenham Hale and reach Angel via the Victoria and Northern lines to reach us in just over one hour. 
  • Luton Airport - take the Thameslink train to St. Pancras International and the Northern line one stop to Angel to reach us in one hour. 
  • Southend Airport - take the train to Liverpool St station and the Northern line from Moorgate to Angel to reach us in an hour and a half.

Visa Letter

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