The Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel

Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel
National Exhibition Centre,
Pendigo Way,
Marston Green,
B40 1PP
Phone: 0121 780 4242

Next to the NEC, Birmingham International Train Station and Birmingham Airport, this Birmingham hotel is just 11 miles from the city centre.

By Road
The nearest motorways to the Hotel are the M6 & M42. Follow signs to the NEC, then the signs to the hotel entrance.

By Rail
The nearest train station is Birmingham International Station, which is approximately 25 minutes on foot, or 10-15 minutes by taxi to the hotel and will cost around £8.00. A2B Radio Cars has an App for booking taxis in advance Taxi service - Birmingham and Solihull | A2B Radio Cars

By Air
Birmingham Airport is located 2 miles away from the Hotel and takes 5 minutes by car or 20 minutes by foot. A taxi will cost around £6.00.

Car Parking
The Hotel has 600 car parking spaces on-site and is subject to availability, overflow car parking will be on NEC car parks. A charge will apply in both circumstances.

ASPiH have negotiated a cheaper day rate for delegates (8 hours) which is £10 per car. Overnight residents are also charged at £10 per night. Charges on the NEC car Park are out of the hotels control.

The discount code for delegates is XMWSK which can be entered into the car park machine, next to the concierge in the Hotel reception.

The Hotel car park is operated by ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition). Whether you are staying overnight at the Hotel or attending just for the day, there is an online car parking portal, to pay for car parking prior to the event if you wish. We recommend paying online for car parking to avoid queues on departure.

Car parking Portal:

Cash Machine
There is a cash machine located in the foyer of the Hotel.


  • On-site restaurant and bar
  • Room service
  • Free WiFi
  • Indoor Pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Concierge


We of course want and hope that you'll spend your full days at the conference as part of the networking and educational experience An academic conference offers. But if you stay on after Tuesday or plan to arrive a day or two earlier there are lots of things to do and see nearby to the conference venue but also in the surrounding area of Birmingham