TRAVELUseful information for you travelling to Glasgow
Getting to the Venue
Exhibition Way, Glasgow, G3 8YW
For satellite navigations systems please use postcode G3 8YW.
The multi-storey car park (MSCP) at the SEC, operated by City Parking (Glasgow) LLP, is the main parking area used for events at the venue. This facility is located at 10 Stobcross Road, Glasgow, G3 8YW. A map and directional information is available here.
On-site pay machines are located on level 2 (walkway level) and ground floor main foyer of the car park. Payment can be made by cash or credit/debit card. Tariff Rates in the MSCP Monday to Sunday are:
- Up to 1 hour £4
- 2-12 hours £8
- 13 hours £12
- 14-24 Hours £16
Visitors can either pre-pay after arrival or pay before exiting.
The MSCP has a height restriction of 1.9m. Drivers with vehicles over 1.9m should report to the SEC Gatehouse (at the West of the SEC) in the first instance and you will be directed to an available space.
Glasgow has the largest rail network in the UK outside London. Glasgow’s Central station is connected with every city in the UK, while Queen Street station serves central and northern Scotland.
The Exhibition Centre station is the SEC’s own dedicated railway station allowing easy access from the city centre and the suburbs. Six trains an hour (around every 10 minutes) from Central station (Platform 17 is on the lower level) will bring you to Exhibition Centre station in a journey time of just 3 minutes.
Glasgow’s International Airport is less than a 15 minute drive by direct motorway link to the SEC.
Airport buses run from the airport to Glasgow city centre up to every 10 minutes, 24 hours a day, and take approximately 25 minutes.
Glasgow Taxis on arrival at the airport – bookings can be made by calling +44 (0) 141 429 7070.
Glasgow Airport Taxis are located immediately outside the terminal building or can also be booked by calling +44 (0) 141 889 1813.
The airport also has an SPT Travel Desk, located at Domestic Arrivals (Check-in), where staff can provide you with details of buses and taxis.
City Cycle Hire
Glasgow is now home to a public cycle hire scheme, operated and maintained by Nextbike! With 400 bikes for hire in 43 locations, it’s available 24/7. You can rent a bike via nextbike’s Android/iPhone App, through the on-bike computer, or by phoning +44 (0)20 816 69851.
Rental starts at £1 for the first 30 minutes – get started here.
With over 300km of cycle ways in the city, take a look at the different cycle routes in Glasgow and plan your route efficiently.