Located in the heart of London, over 100,000 people each year have visited the interactive exhibition; thousands of meetings and events have been hosted in our sustainable events venue, and numerous major projects have been undertaken in the Siemens office on-site. The Crystal sets the benchmark for sustainable building design.
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The Crystal is located on the waterfront at the western end of the Royal Victoria Docs in East London. The venue is well served by public transport.
The closest station to The Crystal is Royal Victoria Station (Zone 3) on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR). The station is a three minute walk away from The Crystal. From Central London, take the eastbound Jubilee Line and change onto the DLR at Canning Town taking the Beckton line. The Royal Victoria Station is the first stop. Alternatively, several London Underground lines also connect to the DLR and Bank and Tower Gateway.
The reach The Crystal from the DRL, turn right out of Royal Victoria Station onto Seagull Labne. As you pass the Pumping Station you will come to a small roundabout and will see The Crystal straight ahead of you. It is a 10 minute walk from Customer House DLR/rail station and the western entrance of the ExCel conference complex.
The Crystal is just of Silvertown Way (A1011) at its junction with Lower Lea Crossing (A1020). It is outside the London Congestion Zone but inside London’s Low Emission Zone. Access to the Centre is from the roundabout on tidal Basin Road.
The Royal Victoria Car Park (L2) offers 750 parking spaces a five-minute walk away and is located behind the Crowne Plaza Hotel on Western Gateway.
The Crystal is within five minutes by taxi of London City Airport.
You can get to The Crystal direct via the Emirates Air Line Cable Car from the Greenwich peninsular.