Explore Glasgow

The City



The 2019 NCRI Cancer Conference will take place at the Scottish Event Campus (SEC). The SEC is the largest exhibition centre in Scotland, located in the district of Finnieston on the north bank of the River Clyde. Previously known as the Scottish Exhibition + Conference Centre (SECC), the Scottish Event Campus includes The SSE Hydro, SEC Armadillo, SEC Centre, car parks and surrounding land. This venue is ideally located just 1 mile / 1.6 kms from Glasgow’s city centre, 20 minutes’ walk along the river front or a 4-minute journey, 2 stops by rail. Taxis are plentiful and very reasonably priced, the journey time to the city centre is approximately 10 minutes.

Scottish Event Campus (SEC),

Exhibition Way, Finnieston,

Glasgow, G3 8YW, Scotland.

At the Conference

Travelling to Glasgow
Getting to Glasgow couldn’t be easier – the city is served by three international airports, it’s well connected by train from across the UK, it’s easily accessible by Scotland’s extensive road network and travelling by sea is made simple by the ferry connections. Click here for more information.

Travelling around Glasgow
ScotRail offer a special discounted train ticket for delegates travelling between the city centre and the SEC by train. The Conference Rover costs just £5 for up to 5 days travel. More information can be found here.

Discounted travel is also available for journeys between Glasgow Airport and City Centre with Glasgow Taxis. Pre-book your taxi by phoning +44 (0) 141 429 7070 using the following codes to get the discounted fare:

  • Glasgow Airport to City Centre: use code GCB 1 – set fare £18.00
  • City Centre to Glasgow Airport: use code GCB 2 – set fare £21.00
  • Delegates looking for a taxi City Tour can use code GCB 3 for a £2.00 discount on all city tours

Glasgow is packed full of award winning places to eat. Click here for more information.

Extending your stay 

City information
If you’re considering extending your stay, explore the best Glasgow has to offer with a selection of inspirational itineraries.

Delegate discounts 
If you’d like to take a sightseeing tour before or after the Conference, or receive money off food and drink; Glasgow Convention Bureau have arranged special discounts for all NCRI delegates. View a full list of the discounts here. Simply show your Conference badge or quote the code to redeem.