International Visitors

The season’s largest and most important marketplace for home and giftware in the UK. Make your market the source for UK home and gift retail.

Autumn Fair offers a uniquely British experience, creating a platform for new brands, industry favourites and products you won’t find anywhere else. We bring people and products together.

Autumn Fair is the buying destination of the season, providing the ideal opportunity to connect with the best UK and international suppliers at the start of the Golden Quarter (September-December), retail’s busiest time of year.



Find something different

The depth of product inspiration across 10 marketplace categories, including the brand-new Jewellery & Watch and Fashion (JWF), The Furniture Collection and Design & Source, gives you the opportunity to make unexpected discoveries.

Find the latest and most unique products to take back to your shop and stand out from the crowd.

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A journey worth making

We’re closer than you think!

Travelling to Autumn Fair at the Birmingham NEC has never been easier. 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.

Arrive by Air


Birmingham International Airport is located within the NEC complex. You can book flights directly to and from Birmingham International from most domestic and international airports.

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To get from Birmingham International Airport to the NEC, simply take the free and fast Air-Rail Link to Birmingham International railway station and then it’s just a short walk to the NEC entrance.

The Air-Rail Link runs every 2 minutes and takes just 90 seconds to reach the NEC. It leaves the airport from the upper level of Terminal 1, and operates daily between 05:15am and 02:00am.

Arrive by Eurostar

The Eurostar is an effective way to reach London in the United Kingdom when travelling from France, Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands or Switzerland. We highly recommend that you book early to secure the best price as fares can sometimes be as low as £29 return from Paris to London.

Arrive by Train

The nearest train station to the NEC is Birmingham International, a five-minute walk under a covered bridge.

You can also travel to Birmingham city’s central station which is Birmingham New Street. Regular trains connect Birmingham New Street to Birmingham International and the journey only takes approximately 10 minutes.

London is only 80 minutes away and trains also run directly from many regional towns and cities.

*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 Avanti West Coast ticket.

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