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The venue is going to be super busy during Games time, so all parking must be booked in advance. All standard parking can be booked via the button below. For all blue badge parking, please book via the Commonwealth Games website.

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For all other events secure your space at a discounted rate by pre-booking your parking online before the day of your event.

Situated on the NEC site with over 16,000 parking spaces, parking at Resorts World Arena couldn't be easier.

On arrival at the NEC, please follow electronic directional signage to 'Arena Parking', which will lead you to the nearest available car park for your event.

Please note, we are a cashless venue, so all parking payments must be made via credit/debit card or via your smartphone.


Parking Fees

NEC Express: £21.50

Pre-Paid parking: £12

On the day parking: £13


Blue Badge Parking

The NEC site (including Resorts World Arena) has designated car park spaces for visitors with disabilities. For more information, please visit our Accessibility page.


Click here to view our Walking Routes map from your car park to the Arena.





We strongly advise pre-booking your parking online, however you are able to pay for your parking on the day. Parking payment machines are located inside Resorts World Arena, outside the Box Office or within the NEC. Please note, we are a cashless venue, so payments can only be made using your debit or credit card, or you can also pay for your parking online using your mobile phone here.

Those parked in a Resorts World Birmingham car park, who received a ticket upon entry to the car park, will need to pay within Resorts World opposite the Arena.


Motorcycle parking is free in all car parks on the NEC site, excluding Express car parks.



The NEC EV charge points are connected to the Swarco eConnect network and are supported and maintained by them on, our behalf.

The charge points require a type 2 connector and will deliver a minimum 3.5kwh.

There are two ways to use the chargers:

Membership – Free to join 15p connection fee and 36p per kwh charging fee

Pay as you go – 25p connection fee and 36p per kwh charging fee

Download our EV Charge Point User Guide.


Six in East Car Park 1

If you would like to guarantee an EV charging point for the day, we’ve also got eight bookable points in our Premium NEC Express 1 Car Park. 

Where available these can be booked here

Normal parking fees apply 

Please note:  The charge points require a type 2 connector lead and the use of the SWARCO eConnect App available from Android or iOS app stores.

Need Help?
If you run into trouble at anytime day or night call 0208 515 8444 and we’ll be able to support you. Please quote the unique charger ID number when you call.



Bicycle parking is free and a bike shelter can be found close to Resorts World Arena entrance, however we do advise that you bring your own lock.


Minibuses - £21.50 per visit

Coaches - £26.75