Venue and Directions

Congress Venue

The International Centre Telford, situated in the heart of the UK, it is a hugely accessible location offering all the benefits of a city centre, without the hustle and bustle.

Following a £250 million investment, the purpose built Convention Quarter was created with modern day event organisers in mind. Sitting opposite the main venue, it features a host of restaurants, bars, hotels, and leisure facilities. Telford town centre is just a short walk away, providing further opportunities for entertainment and activities.

For those who prefer the great outdoors, the stunning Shropshire countryside provides breathtaking views and scenic distractions.

How to reach Telford

With a brilliant location right in the heart of the UK, within just three hours’ commute of over 70% of the UK population, and with two international airports within easy reach, plus intercity rail connections and an extensive motorway network all right on the doorstep, Telford is perfectly connected.

Birmingham is just 45 minutes away, Liverpool and Manchester just an hour and a half, London two and a half hours, Cardiff, three hours, and Glasgow five hours.

By road the M54 links Telford and Shropshire to the M6 and the M6 Toll, avoiding the congestion of Birmingham, and we’re also served by major A roads including the A49, A41 and A5.

By Rail we have a direct rail service to London, as well as regular services from West Midland Railway, Arriva Trains and Virgin to destinations across the UK.

By air we have both Birmingham and Manchester airports within easy reach, connecting us to all corners of the globe and providing a home to over 100 national and international airlines.

For more detailed information on how to reach the venue, click here.

For further information about Telford and the surrounding area please visit Shropshire Tourism and visitor information.