Visiting the MCCE Expo


To ensure your visit to Seawork and the M&CCE Expo is smooth and hassle free, we have some fantastic travel and accommodation arrangements in place.

How to get there

By Road from the East:

Leave M27 at Junction 7 (Hedge End). Follow signs for City Centre. Seawork is signposted from Northam Bridge. Turn left at traffic lights and follow signs for Seawork exhibition at Mayflower Park. View details of exhibitor parking available using the link above.

By Road from the West:

Leave M3 at Junction 3, following signs for M27 (West). Head for City Centre and Waterfront/Docks. Seawork will be signposted. View details of exhibitor parking available using the link above.

By Air

If you are travelling to Seawork by plane, Southampton Airport is a 10 minute taxi journey from Seawork and Bournemouth Airport is a 45 minute journey. Please use the links below for the Southampton Airport and/or Bournemouth Airport websites and Google maps.

Southampton Airport
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Bournemouth Airport
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By Train

The closest train station is Southampton Central, which is one mile away. We run a complimentary shuttle bus to and from the train station from 0900 - 1800.

Please follow the link below for train times and directions from Southampton Central station to Seawork.

National Rail Enquiries
Directions from the Train station to Seawork

Car Parking

Public parking is available at West Quay Podium or Multi Story Car park.

Parking here will cost as little as £5 per day - payable direct to West Quay - this is walking distance from the exhibition.


Mercator Media Ltd are working with Destination Southampton, whom can offer fantastic accommodation advice and rates for Seawork.

Southampton is a vibrant, modern city which offers a warm welcome to visitors from all over the world. If you are looking for accommodation in Southampton, Destination Southampton have a superb selection of graded and inspected establishments for you to choose from whatever your budget from high quality guest houses to 4 star luxury hotels.

Destination Southampton can also help guide you on what to see and do during your stay, including recommendations and bookings for places to eat and top nightlife locations. There are often discounts available to Seawork visitors throughout the exhibition, so keep checking their website for the latest offers and deals.

Destination Southampton have already secured great deals at the local hotels and are taking bookings. Please click here to see the 2019 allocation rates and how to book.

For further information contact the team at Destination Southampton on:
Tel.: +44 345 226 9944


Show Opening Times

Tue 11th June - 9:30am – 5:30pm
Wed 12th June - 9:30am – 5:30pm
Thu 13th June - 9:30am – 5:00pm


Mayflower Park
Town Quay
SO14 2AQ