Your gateway to the best of British
The season's most important marketplace for Home and Gift retail.
Spring Fair offers a uniquely British experience, creating a platform for new brands, industry favourites and products you won’t find anywhere else.
Diverse, relevant, exciting. Full of retail inspiration, showcasing products from 2,500 British and international brands and suppliers, we bring people and products together across 17 show sectors.
As the definitive sourcing destination for more than 50,000+ visitors and buyers, Spring Fair provides the opportunity to find new suppliers and new inspiration.
Spring Fair is a launch pad for diversification. Take the chance to bring something different back to your shop and to stand out from the crowd.
We exist to keep products on the move. Traditional, unique, innovative, handmade, sustainable. Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find a supplier to suit your needs in the marketplace.
Qualify to attend the show as a VIP and access perks to refine your Spring Fair experience. You'll be able to relax in the Seasons Club Lounge and network with UK and international industry leaders. VIPs can take advantage of a complimentary cloakroom service for bags and coats, charge your phone or laptop and enjoy free light refreshments.
VIP tickets are limited. Register today to qualify as a VIP.
Located centrally within the UK, the NEC Birmingham is highly accessible by train, plane or car, making it an attractive event destination to thousands of international and UK visitors every year. If you’re coming from a distance we’ve made it as straightforward as we can for you to get to the show quickly and economically.
Birmingham International Airport is located within the NEC complex a short walk to the NEC entrance and is a fast Air-Rail Link to Birmingham International railway station and then it’s just.
You can book flights directly to and from Birmingham International from most domestic and international airports. It's always good to book your flights early to get the best deal.
As a registered attendee, you can access discounted flights for travel to the UK through oneworld, our official international travel partner. oneworld airlines provide direct flights to London from a number of destinations. Travelling from London to Birmingham NEC is then as easy as catching a train.
Visit oneworld.com/events, select ‘Attendee’ and enter event code OW11B18 to access the online booking tool.
Train & Eurostar
The Eurostar is an effective way to reach London when travelling from France, Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands, or Switzerland. Once in London you can reach the NEC in one hour by rail. We recommend that you book early to secure the best price as fares can sometimes be as low as £29 return from Paris to London.
The nearest train station to the NEC is Birmingham International which is just a five-minute walk under a covered bridge.
You can also travel to Birmingham city central station which is Birmingham New Street. Regular trains connect Birmingham New Street to Birmingham International and the journey only takes approximately 15 minutes.
Birmingham is only 80 minutes away from London.
*Please remember to have your exhibitor/visitor passes or email confirmation with you as the Train Manager may ask to view this when checking your Virgin Train tickets.
Event Express, our accommodation partner, offer special discounted rates at a wide range of centrally located hotels. Hotel and price information can be found below. We recommend that you book early to secure a reservation at your preferred accomodation.
You can book through the Event Express website or contact the Event Express team.
Please Note: All rates include VAT and English Breakfast