Everything you will need to plan your trip to EGX 2020
What is EGX?
EGX is the UK’s biggest gaming show, so if you like games, you’ll love this. From big blockbuster names to the weird and wonderful indie titles, EGX brings the awesome gaming community together under one roof to celebrate four days of non-stop gamer fun. (Did we mention games?)
If you’re new to the EGX scene, here’s a crib sheet of everything you need to know to help plan your trip and prepare for, quite possibly, the coolest event of the year.
When’s it happening?
Get your calendars at the ready; EGX will be returning to ExCeL London from Thursday 17th September – Sunday 20th September 2020.
Tickets will be available shortly, and we’ll be offering a range of different ticket types to cater for all our EGX attendees. More details will be coming soon, so watch this space and make sure your following our social media to keep up with all our ticket sales announcements. In the meantime, here are the types of tickets you’ll be able to choose from:
Super Pass Tickets: Our Super Pass Ticket not only allows you access to the full four days of the show, it also grants you early entry into the event, so you can beat the queues and enjoy more gaming goodness. What’s more, you’ll get some awesome gamer goodies exclusive Super Pass Ticket holders.
Early Entry Day Tickets: Our Early EntryTickets will grant you early entry into the event, so you can beat the queues and enjoy more gaming goodness. What’s more.
Day Tickets: Our trusty, standard day tickets give you access to the main show on your chosen day, and you’ll be able to see the coolest new releases and take part in all the fantastic features that EGX has to offer.
Afternoon Tickets: Got somewhere to be during the day? No problem! Our Afternoon Tickets grants you access to the show from 2pm so you can work your EGX experience around your timetable.
Sunday Family Tickets: There’s something for everyone at EGX, and we welcome families of all sizes to come along and grab a slice of the gaming action. Our Sunday Family Tickets are a show first, and allow you and your clan to gain entry to the show on Sunday with some additional family benefits. More information on this coming soon.
How do I get to the ExCeL via public transport?
There are a number of ways you can take to get to ExCeL London. If you’re taking the train, the Jubilee Line and the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) are the quickest routes from Central London.
The DLR is part of the London Underground network, and two of the DLR stations, Custom House and Prince Regent, are on the ExCeL London site. Talk about easy to find!
London ExCeL Parking
If you’re planning a road trip, London ExCeL has 3,070 parking spaces across three car parks. There’s the Orange car park (under the main venue), the Royal Victoria multi-storey car park, and the East car park. Please note that parking costs £20 for up to 24 hours (although we’re sure your lovely passengers won’t mind chipping in).
For more details head to the ExCeL’s website
Need a place to crash?
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Keep up to date with the latest announcements
For more important, exciting information on EGX 2020, make sure you’re following us on Social Media where we’ll update you with the latest show announcements. Be amongst the first to hear about the big names attending the event, and keep your eyes peeled as we reveal all the fantastic features we have planned.
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