Venue & Travel Information

On behalf of OpenUK, we are excited to host you in London for State of Open Con 23! We’ve done our best to include all relevant travel information below. However, contact us with questions.

Eurostar Tickets for £39 one way

20% LNER train discount available

GWR Sale Now On

Eurostar Tickets for £39 one way

20% LNER train discount available

GWR Sale Now On

If you have any questions regarding COVID-19 guidelines, please review UK Government’s Travel Guidelines for domestic and international travel listed here. We will be updating our Covid-19 policy 2 weeks prior to the conference. Please check back for more information. Contact us if you have any questions.

Queen Elizabeth II Centre

State of Open Con 2023 will take place at the Queen Elizabeth II Centre in London, UK.  The venue is located at Broad Sanctuary, London SW1P 3EE

QEII Centre exterior photo
QEII centre

Nearby Airports

London Heathrow (LHR)

Approximately 1 hour from the venue via public transportation

London Gatwick (LGW)

Approximately 50 minutes from the venue via public transportation

London Stanstead (STN)

Approximately 90 minutes from the venue via public transportation

London City
(LCY)

Approximately 40 minutes from the venue via public transportation

Trains

There are several National Rail providers that can get you to our event from across the UK and abroad. Eurostar, LNER, GWR, Southern, and Virgin are major providers that terminate in London.

Eurostar Sale

Seats for just £39 each way. This is subject to availability and the terms and conditions on Eurostar website.

20% LNER Discounts

This discount is available through February 9th. Click the button below to book using the code: OPEN2023
Please note you will need to create an account to use the code. Use this route map to help you plan your journey to London.

GWR Sale

Great Western Rail has a sale on tickets from now until January 17th on rail travel
Visit the GWR website to book tickets .

Public Transportation

The nearest underground stations to the venue are Westminster & St. James’ Park. Westminster is located on the Circle, District, & Jubilee underground lines. St. James’ Park is on the Circle & District lines. London’s public transportation offers trains from the airport into the city. Visit the TFL website to plan your journey.

Hotels

Bryanston St, Marylebone London W1H 7EH
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157 Waterloo Rd, London SE1 8XA

Great Cumberland Pl, London W1H 7DL

106-110 Belgrave Rd, Lillington and Longmoore Gardens, London SW1V 2BJ

Email Rosella for discount

172 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7RW
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73 Lambeth Walk, London SE11 6D
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