Getting to the AES Exhibition and Trade Fair

Details of the next Annual Exhibition - 28th September 2024

A photograph of the Bug Club stand at the 2004 Annual Exhibition and Trade Fair

The Bug Club stand at the 2004 Annual Exhibition and Trade Fair.

The AES first held an annual exhibition in 1939, since then the Annual Exhibition and Trade Fair has grown in to the largest entomological fair in the UK. The exhibition is held at Kempton Park Racecourse and is the ideal place to buy entomological books/equipment or talk to other entomologists.

Getting to the Annual Exhibition and Trade Fair

By Car

Kempton Park Racecourse is easy to reach by road and there is ample free car parking. Travelling from the M25, take the M3 exit (junction 12/2) towards Sunbury. Exit the motorway at Junction 1 and Kempton Park is less than 1 mile away on the A308.

By Rail

Two services an hour are operated from London Waterloo to Sunbury or Kempton Park stations by South West Trains. Journey time is approximately 40 minutes. Sunbury Station is half a mile from the racecourse and Kempton Park Station is 400m from the exhibition entrance. Please note Kempton Park Station is not wheelchair accessible from London bound platform.

By Bus

Greenline 290 serves the Racecourse and stops just outside.

For train and bus times, contact London Travel Information on 020 7222 1234

Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate information, it is advised that travellers check their travel arrangements prior to departure.

Map to Kempton Park

Map to Kempton Park racecourse showing major road, rail and air links