Give your business the green light

Source innovative products, learn from the experts and network with industry peers at The Forecourt Show.

Gain market-leading insights

The Retailer Hub is our one-stop shop for industry intelligence, informative practical workshops and lively debates presented in association with Forecourt Trader. Come and connect with the industry leaders whole have the drive to fuel your future success.

One location, three industry-leading shows

The Forecourt Show runs alongside Farm Shop & Deli Show and National Convenience Show. With FREE entry to all 3 shows, you'll have access to over 600 suppliers and hours of live events and demonstrations.

Travel & Accommodation


The Forecourt Show 2019 takes place at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham, UK. The NEC is the UK's premier exhibition centre and is conveniently located with easy access from the whole of UK, Europe and the rest of the world.

National Exhibition Centre (NEC)
West Midlands
B40 1NT

Tel: +44 (0) 121 780 4141
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Monday 8th April 2019: 10am - 5pm
Tuesday 9th April 2019: 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 10th April 2019: 10am - 4pm



The NEC is situated at the hub of the UK motorway network, enabling visitors to travel directly from the M6, M1, M40 and M42. The NEC has its own on-site car parks located close to the exhibition halls.


The NEC is served by Birmingham International Railway Station, connected by a covered bridge link. Travel time from London is just 90 minutes and trains run directly to many regional towns and cities. For details of train routes and timetables, contact National Rail enquires on +44 (0) 8457 484950 or look up 

As a visitor to Foodex you are entitled to a 25% discount on Virgin Trains' Advance Fares, simply book your journey by clicking on the image below and the discount will be automatically applied to your booking. N.B. You can book your ticket up to 12 weeks prior to the show date and no less than 24 hours before you're due to travel.

Virgin trains discount

Find out more about the terms and conditions here.


Just seconds from the NEC, the new Monorail Link provides a direct rail link from Birmingham International Airport to the NEC. Over 20 international airlines serve the airport, providing scheduled flights from 34 destinations in the UK, Europe and America. For flight information, visit the Birmingham International Airport website - or call +44 (0) 8707 335511.

Visit the NEC's website - - for more detailed travel information.


The NEC has its own on-site car parks located close to the exhibition halls. Please visit ( for more information.


The Forecourt Show has partnered with PRIORITY to provide preferential accomodation rates. The rate card is fully accessible via their website at using the event code tfs.

Tel: +44 (0)1473 550 620  (with the UK Lo-call +44 (0)845 6123 611.)

This is a trade event, no under 16s will be admitted


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