ExCel London

Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London, E16 1XL

Getting There


The Docklands Light Railway (known as the DLR) is part of the London Underground network. Two of the stations, Custom House and Prince Regent, are on our campus. Trains pull up at a covered walkway leaving visitors with less than a two minute’s walk to the entrance.

Check your event listing for the entrance for your event. Alight at Custom House for the west entrance and Prince Regent for the east entrance and ICC London.

DLR services: All trains towards Beckton/Gallions Reach will stop at Custom House and Prince Regent.

By London Underground

The Jubilee Line and the DLR are the quickest routes to ExCeL London. 

Alight at Canning Town on the Jubilee Line and change onto a Beckton-bound DLR train for the quick two-stop journey to ExCeL: Custom House for ExCeL (for the west entrance) or Prince Regent for ExCeL (for the east entrance or the ICC London).

*ExCeL is approximately 20-minutes walking distance away from Canning Town underground station, download the walking route map here

By London Underground

The London Overground, part of the London Underground network, serves a large part of Greater London and parts of Hertfordshire with 112 stations on several routes. The Overground is highlighted in Orange on the Tube map.

The DLR and Jubilee Line can be connected from multiple Overground lines such as Stratford, Canada Water, and Shadwell. It’s also possible to join the Overground and travel to ExCeL London from Euston station. 

Click here to plan your journey using Transport for Londons Journey Mapper

Safety (Covid)

COVID Secure Venue & Event

At ExCeL London, the health and wellbeing of everyone who visits their venue is our number one priority. 
They've been working with professional bodies to develop our guidelines, aligned to those in place in other public spaces in the UK. 

You may be asked to show proof of double vaccination, Covid-19 antibodies or negative lateral flow test (within the last 48 hours) to gain entry.  Please note, UK-based visitors can use their NHS Covid Pass, and international visitors, the equivalent from their country of origin.
Wearing a face covering strongly recommended for everyone coming in to the venue
Social Distancing 
You are encouraged to observe social distancing
Hand Sanitiser
Please use the hand sanitiser stations located throughout the venue
If you have any questions, please get in touch at or visit

If you are coming to an event from outside the UK

If you are fully vaccinated, you do not need to take a COVID-19 test before you travel to England or after you arrive. Click here on government guidance on entry requirements if you are not fully vaccinated. All passengers must complete a UK passenger locator form in the 48 hours before you arrive in England.

Working closely with Goverment Guidelines

Our first priority in bringing Women in Silicon Roundabout back in-person will be to work closely with local government and authorities. The event will be planned carefully in accordance with local advice and guidelines.

Please note: this is in line with current guidelines and could be subject to change or increase as we get closer to the date of the event.