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Ricoh Arena


The venue for the 2019 BSHAA Congress on 21 and 22 June is the Ricoh Arena in Coventry.

Situated in the heart of England, the Ricoh Arena is within two hours’ drive of 75 per cent of the population and is around 800 yards from Junction 3 of the M6, as well as being within easy reach of the M1 and M40. There are three train stations within eight miles, Birmingham International Airport is only a 20-minute drive away and London Euston is 55 minutes by train. And Ricoh Arena has its own on-site train station too!


Car parking at the Ricoh Arena

Please use Car Park A at the Ricoh Arena. Ricoh Arena operates a registration plate recognition parking system. Please pay for your parking on departure at one of the payment machines located in the atrium or within the car parks themselves.
  • Up to 30 minutes: free
  • 30 minutes – 1 hour: £2
  • 1 hour – 2 hours: £4
  • 2 hours – 4 hours: £6
  • 4 hours – 6 hours: £8
  • 6 hours – 12 hours: £10
  • 12 hours – 24 hours: £15



Double Tree by Hilton - Ricoh Arena


The Double Tree by Hilton is a newly refurbished 4 star hotel located on the site of the Ricoh Arena. All rooms are well equipped with the amenities you would expect and the hotel is linked directly to the foyer of the Ricoh Arena. Car parking is available on site and is charged at a reduced rate for hotel guests.

Please note that hotel accommodation at the Ricoh Arena Double Tree by Hilton is extremely limited on Friday 21 and Saturday 22 June due to a Bon Jovi concert that's being held at the stadium on the Sunday. There's a link for online booking above, but if you are experiencing problems it may be better to call the hotel instead on 02476 933340.

Novotel Coventry


The 3 star Novotel is located at junction 3 of the M6, just 2.2 miles from the Ricoh Arena. Car parking is available on site and is charged at £10 per 24 hrs.

Double Tree by Hilton Coventry


Located 5 miles from the Ricoh Arena close to Junction 2 of the M6 the Double Tree by Hilton Coventry is a 4 star modern hotel. Car parking is available at a cost of £5 per day.