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21–22 May 2018: Training
22–24 May 2018: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK

Venue, Hotel & Travel

Venue | Hotel information | Public Transportation | International Attendees | United Airlines Discount

ExCel London

Conference location

ExCeL London (map)
One Western Gateway
Royal Victoria Dock
London, E16 1XL, UK

Hotel information

To receive the Group room rate at the hotels listed below, be sure to mention the Strata Data Conference room block. Rates will be honored until 27 April 2018, or until the block sells out, whichever comes first.

Aloft London ExCeL
One Eastern Gateway
London E16 1FR

Group room rate: £250 (single occupancy) plus 20% VAT

DoubleTree by Hilton - Tower of London
DO NOT go to the similarly named Hilton Tower Bridge.
7 Pepys St.
London EC3N 4AF

Group room rate: £215 (single occupancy) plus 20% VAT

Public Transportation:

London has six international airports. If you are flying into the capital to attend Strata Data Conference at ExCeL, we recommend using London City Airport as it is less than a mile from the venue. Other airports are Heathrow Airport and Gatwick.

Directions to ALoft and ExCeL
One Eastern Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock

  1. From Heathrow, take the Heathrow Express to Paddington station (15 minutes). From Paddington, head south on the Circle line (yellow). Change at Tower Hill, walk to Tower Gateway station. Head east on the DLR towards Beckton. Get off at Prince Regent stop for ExCeL and Aloft London ExCeL.
  2. From Gatwick, take either the Gatwick Express or a Southern train to London Victoria. From there, take either the Circle (yellow) or District (green) line to Westminster. From there, take the Jubilee line (grey) to Canning Town. From there, take the DLR towards Beckton, and get off at Prince Regent stop for ExCeL and Aloft London ExCeL.

Please note that if you are taking the DLR line, exit at the Prince Regent stop. More information on how to get to the ExCeL by the DLR (Docklands Light Railway), London Underground, or other means of transportation.

Directions to Doubletree by Hilton Tower of London
(DO NOT go to the similarly named Hilton Tower Bridge.)
7 Pepys Street, London, EC3N 4AF

The hotel is close to Tower Hill Underground station, Tower Gateway and Fenchurch Street train station (all within a 3 minute walk)

  1. Heathrow Express Train - from Heathrow, takethe Heathrow Express to Paddington station (15 minutes.) From there, either take the Circle line to Tower Hill station or get a cab; average fare = £25.
  2. Metro/Underground - from Heathrow, take the Piccadilly line to Hammersmith. Change there to the District line, get off at Tower Hill Station. Journey time: 90 mins.
  3. Taxi - from Heathrow, average fare = £90. Journey time: 75 minutes.

International Attendees

Please visit for important information about international travel to the United Kingdom.

United Airlines Discount


We have partnered with United Airlines to offer travel discounts to our event. Visit and enter code ZEHN204015 in the Offer Code box. You may also call United Meeting Reservation Desk at (800) 426-1122 Mon-Fri 8am – 10pm ET and Sat/Sun 8am – 6pm ET. Booking fees are waived for Meeting reservations. Please note that travel must be booked in alignment with our event in order to receive the discount.

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