To ensure our visitors can make the most of the 2019 Show, we have compiled a large list of frequently asked questions and answers.

Q: When is the show?

The Big One show date in Farnborough is the 23rd and 24th March 2018. Tickets will go on sale from October 2018.

Q: What are the show opening hours?

Advance Ticket holders can enter the event at 8.30am, on Saturday or Sunday. Tickets can be purchased on the door from 9am. The event Closes at 5.30pm Saturday, 4.30pm Sunday.

Q: Where is the event? 

Should you decide to travel by car, Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre is located just off the A325, accessible from the M3 (J4) and A31. Please follow signs for event car parking. For SatNav directions please use the postcode GU14 6AZ that will take you to the Queen’s Roundabout. From here, follow signs for event car parking.

Q: When will the tickets and VIP tickets go on sale?

 Tickets will go on sale in October 2018. Sign up to the newsletter to get all the latest ticket news.

Q: Is car parking free? 

Yes and there is an area for our VIP ticket holders. These will all be clearly signed posted as you enter the showground.

Q: Is there disabled access?

Yes there is. Please show your blue badge on arrival to the showground to gain access to this designated area.

Q: Are children free?

Yes if the child is under 12 years at the time of the event and is accompanied by a paying adult. Children aged 12-15 will be able to purchase at the concessionary ticket price.

Q: Are there any concessions?

Concessionary ticket prices apply to over 65's, ages 12-15 and blue badge holders.

Q: Are there crèche facilities?

There are not.

Q: What is the Medical/First Aid procedure?

Please advise an onsite steward of any incident.

Q: Are dogs allowed?


Q: Is there a cash machine on site?

Yes there is a cash machine.

Q: Can I take pictures/video at the event?

Yes and we'd be delighted to receive them too! Share them with TBO on our Facebook page, Twitter or YouTube.