Here’ a quick guide on how to get to the ILEC Conference Centre (Wi-Fi NOW International venue) close to central London. You can also check the Transport for London website to plan your journey – or go to the airport websites for more info.
If you are arriving by London Underground then West Brompton and West Kensington tube stations are both within walking distance of our venue.
Airports & transfer times
Travel time by car: Approximately 30 minutes in light traffic.
Trave time by public transport: Take the Piccadilly Line then change to the District Line at Acton Town station.
Option 1: Get off at West Kensington station and take a 10-minute walk to the venue
Option 2: Change at Earl’s Court to a District Line headed for Wimbledon, get off at West Brompton station and take a 3-minute walk to the venue.
Go to the Heathrow Airport website
Travel time by car or taxi: Approximately an hour in light traffic.
Travel time by public transport: Take the train to West Brompton (approx. 45 minutes) and take a 3-minute walk to the venue.
Go to the Gatwick Airport website
By car: Stansted Airport is about 40 miles outside central London.
Public transport: Take the Stansted Express to Liverpool Street and get on an Ealing Broadway bound Central Line. Change at Notting Hill Gate to a Wimbeldon bound District line and get off at West Brompton Station. From here there is a 3-minute walk to the venue.
Go to the airport website here
Driving & parking
ILEC Conference Centre is a quarter of a mile (400 meters) from the A4 highway with easy access to the M4, M5 and M40 motorways.
At the Ibis London Earls Court Hotel you can use the car park in the basement of the hotel with 140 parking bays. Guests and delegates benefit from preferential resident rates as follows:
- Up to 2 hours £5 (£5 for non residents)
- Up to 4 hours £8 (£8 for non residents)
- Up to 6 hours £11 (£11 for non residents)
- Up to 9 hours £12 (£17 for non residents)
- Up to 12 hours £14 (£19 for non residents)
- Up to 24 hours £17 (£24 for non residents)
Go to the Transport for London website for more info on taxi and private hire.
Hotels at the venue & in the area
Ibis London Earls Court offers reduced tariffs on hotel rooms and residential rates in the 130-space car park.
The hotel is a 12-storey three-star hotel with breathtaking views of the London skyline. The Hotel has 504 guestrooms, including Suites, family, triple and accessible rooms, a business centre, La Table Restaurant, George & Dragon Pub and on-site parking. Read more about the hotel here
Get a discount on your stay EXPIRES ON SEPTEMBER 30
As a delegate you can book your discounted rooms directly at the Ibis london Earls Court at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44(0)2076668551 and pay upon arrival. The rooms are cancellable 24hours prior arrival.
Use the discount code WIFINOW16-ATT to get the below discounted rates:
Single room: £110.00 (English Breakfast incl.)
Double/twin: £120.00 (English Breakfast incl.)
The Holiday Inn Express London – Earl’s Court boasts a prime hotel location. All 150 contemporary, air-conditioned, en-suite bedrooms have free high speed internet access; offering guests a comfortable and connected stay. Relax in the recently renovated Bar & lounge area whilst enjoying free internet access in the great room.
The hotel is a 4-minute walk from the Wi-Fi NOW event and is located outside the Congestion Zone with secure onsite parking and within easy access to M4/A4, Heathrow Airport, M25 and Central London. No special delegate rates apply at this hotel.
Visas & invitation letters
All visitors to the United Kingdom will need a valid passport to enter the country. Currently, visitors from the EU do not need visas. Speak to your embassy or consulate for information about visa requirements for your country if you live outside of the EU.
The Wi-Fi NOW event team is happy to issue official invitation letters to attendees who wish to obtain visas for travel. If you do need a letter to apply for a visa, we encourage you to request one as early as possible. Please note that you must be registered to attend the conference and have made your payment prior to requesting a letter.