Your safety is our priority. We have put a number of measures in place to ensure the show is less crowded and more spacious. We also ask all attendees to read our COVID commitment before purchasing tickets and attending the show, to further reduce the risk of virus transmission at the show. Please click below for full details. 

Travelling to the Show

 The Stitch Festival will take place at The Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London, N1 0QH.


The nearest tube station is Angel (on the bank branch of the Northern line) and is a 5 minute walk to the venue. However the Northern, Victoria, Circle, Hammersmith & City, Piccadilly and Metropolitan lines go to Kings Cross St Pancras station which is a 20 minute walk.

Please note: From Monday 17 January until mid May 2022, the Northern Line will be part closed . There will be no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works which may affect your journey. Angel station will be open as normal, and is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey.


Highbury & Islington station (Victoria line) is a 10 minute walk to the venue.


King Cross St Pancras is served by two national rail services – East Coast Main Line and Midland Main Line.


The following buses stop nearby:

4, 19, 30, 38, 43, 73, 341, 476, N1, N38, N41, N73.

The Transport for London journey planner is helpful for planning your trip and checking your journey.


There will be a number of coach companies running trips to The Stitch Festival 2022. Please check our coach page here for more information


Enter postcode N1 0PW into your SatNav to be directed to the car park.


Visitors are strongly recommended to use public transport where possible as Upper Street and the surrounding roads are very busy shopping areas. There is on-site parking at Upper Street Car Park (SatNav N1 0PW), however during exhibition times the car park is extremely busy and it is recommended that visitors pre-book their space by clicking on this link.

Please note there is a minimum stay period of 2 hours and a booking fee of £3.90 applies.

Parking at Upper Street Car Park is:

  • Outside the congestion zone
  • Open 24/7
  • Fully covered by CCTV
  • Has Electric Vehicle charging points
  • Free bicycle parking
  • Motorcycle parking
  • ParkMark registered
  • Maximum Vehicle Height is 1.9M”

Alternatively, there are several Car Parks within walking distance to the venue.

The Business Design Centre is not within the Central London Congestion Charge Zone.

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