Travel Info & Map
Between Birmingham New St and Birmingham International there are up to 7 trains an hour Monday-Saturday and up to 5 trains an hour on Sunday.
Parking costs: Car: £10.00
For further information about parking follow the link below:
Booking accommodation for your trip to HOYS could not be easier with our special rates on nearby hotels. Our onsite hotel liaison takes care of every detail during your stay, all you need to do is choose which hotel!
HOYS can offer rooms at the following hotels: The Genting Hotel, Arden Hotel and Leisure Club, Hilton Birmingham Metropole, Crowne Plaza and Stoneleigh Park Lodge.
Rooms are subject to availability and prices may vary. For more information and to book your hotel, click the link below
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Disabled visitors to HOYS who are travelling by train should disembark at Birmingham International Railway Station, access to The NEC and The Genting Arena is via the bridge-link.
All levels of The NEC and The Genting Arena are accessible to wheelchair users, via ramps or lifts. The Piazza main entrance has automatic doors. Tactile signage is fitted in or by the majority of lifts and public areas. Assistance dogs are welcome at the NEC.
For vehicles displaying blue badges parking is situated at or near the main entrances.
Additional parking is also available in main car parks and these are serviced by free shuttle buses which are accessible to wheelchair users. When you arrive at the Genting Arena, Traffic Officers will direct you to the most convenient parking area
For more information about Disabled Tickets please call 0800 640 5001.
Please check your tickets for the “doors open time”, and arrive in plenty of time.
The Genting Arena can be extremely busy before the start of an event.
Please inform the venue at the time of booking if you need a wheelchair space or have any special requirements, so that it can be arranged for everything to be ready on your arrival.
Manual wheelchairs are available for use within The Genting Arena, free of charge. Please telephone 0121 200 2000 ext. 7191 to book in advance.
In addition, the HOYS ringside hospitality structure is accessible to disabled visitors via a dedicated lift as is the Champions Bar area.
For more information and bookings please call the disabled patrons number on 0121 782 3555.
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The NEC’s service partner is Bartrams who operate a mobility equipment hire service. Bookings can be made via their website http://www.bartrams.net/page.php?category_id=102 or by telephone Monday to Friday 0900hrs-1700hrs on 01353 778756. For any visitors who have not pre-booked equipment, any remaining stock will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis. Manual wheelchairs are free of charge to blue badge holders, £5 per day to other visitors. Electric scooters are £15 per day for all visitors. For more information CLICK HERE.