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The Business Design Centre
52 Upper St. Islington, London
N1 0QH

Situated in Islington, one of London’s most vibrant areas, the BDC is located within two miles of both the City and the West End, and is ideally situated for both transport and local entertainment. Within walking distance of Angel tube station and only minutes from Kings Cross and Euston, the BDC is serviced by numerous bus routes and is conveniently located outside the congestion charge zone. The venue benefits from on-site car parking and has full access for those with disabilities.


By Bus: The following bus routes all stop near to the Business Design Centre in Upper Street: 4, 19, 30, 38, 43, 56, 73 and 341.
By Car: Easy access from the City and West End. Upper Street forms part of the A1.
By Rail: Euston and Kings Cross Stations are a short distance away, reachable by tube or bus.
By Underground/Tube: A regular underground train service (Northern line) runs to and from the Angel Station, which is a 2-3 minute walk from the Centre. Alternatively, Highbury & Islington Station (Victoria Line) is a 10-15 minute walk from the Centre.
By Bike: There are bike spaces in the on-site car park.


There is a payable car park adjacent to the Centre with approximately 200 spaces. Please note there is a 1.9m height restriction. There are further car parks within walking distance of the Business Design Centre, including at the nearby shopping centre.

Parking Type



1. Daily

Minimum charge (2 hours)



08:00 -18:00

3.10 Per/hour

2. Overnight

18.00 – 08.00 hrs

1.£1.50 Per/hour

Exhibitors can pre-book car parking by visiting the BDC website and visiting the “venue info” section.