Travel and Venue


AOC Europe 2021 will take place at Exhibition Centre Liverpool in the United Kingdom. The venue is located on the banks of the River Mersey, a short distance from the city centre. 

Liverpool is well connected to regional and international hubs across England, with excellent local public transport. To help plan your visit, use the information below.

Air Travel

Air Travel

The venue is located 20 minutes from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (JLA). Served predominantly by low-cost carriers Ryanair and easyJet, it features flights to approximately 75 European destinations. 

Just 45 minutes away via the motorway network, Manchester Airport has a more extensive network of flights, with long haul destinations including America and Asia served with direct flights.

Most London airports can be reached by train in approximately 3 hours.

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Local Transport

Local Transport

Exhibition Centre Liverpool is just two hours from London via direct train services.

Local rail connections bring the venue within easy reach to the North West and nearby regions. Exhibition Centre Liverpool is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street through the city centre or a short taxi ride.

You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

Local journey planner

Where to Stay

Where to Stay

There are a wealth of accommodation options available for visitors to AOC Europe 2021.

The luxurious Pullman Hotel is integrated in to Exhibition Centre Liverpool, providing the most convenient option. Other hotels within a five minute walk of the venue include Hampton by Hilton and the budget-friendly Jurys Inn

We have appointed BCD Meetings & Events to help you find affordable accommodation that suits your requirements.

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Visiting Liverpool

Liverpool is a modern, vibrant city, proud of its rich heritage and world trade roots, famous for its friendly people, and known worldwide for football and, of course, The Beatles. Extend your visit to AOC Europe to explore all the unique city has to offer.

For more tips on how you can make the most of your stay in the North West of England, check out the venue's Top Tips or visit TripAdvisor.

Important note

You may be contacted by some companies, which purport to be offering discounted hotel rates for delegates attending AOC Europe. This is spam and should be ignored!

Please be advised that we only work with BCD Meetings & Events , and encourage you to contact us should you be approached by any other third party organisations.