Both British and Japanese people are famous around the world for their queuing skills and etiquette but really nobody loves waiting for too long, especially when you’re excited to get inside HYPER JAPAN.
We know that it can sometimes be a bit confusing to find the right place to queue but hopefully with this handy guide to queuing at HYPER JAPAN you should find your way to the right place and get inside as quickly as possible.
The nearest station to HYPER JAPAN Festival 2019 at Olympia London is Kensington Olympia Station on the District Line. There are different entrances for different types of ticket holders to Festival 2019 and there will be large signs displayed and staff to help guide visitors to the correct entrance.
Please read below for directions to each of the entrances for each type of ticket holder.
You’ll need to present the QR Code on your ticket email to get into HYPER JAPAN.
If you can access this on your mobile phone and present the QR Code on screen to our staff at the entrance you don’t need to bring the paper copy.
General Entry Ticket Holders
From the Olympia-side exit of Kensington Olympia station, please turn to your left and walk along Olympia Way.
You will be walking along the back of Olympia London and as you reach the end of the building there will be a Pizza Express restaurant on your right.
Turn right onto Hammersmith Road at the corner of the Pizza Express and continue walking along the south side of Olympia.
After a few minutes you will find a small park on your right-hand side, where you need to turn right again onto Blythe Road.
Keep walking up Blythe Road and you will find the Entrance to HYPER JAPAN Festival 2019 after about 200 metres at the Olympia West Main Entrance.
From here you will be directed to the bag check and then into the main event hall.
Priority & VIP Ticket Holders, Press,
Consessions, Disabled people and Carers
Priority & VIP Ticket Holders, registered Press Pass holders, Conession Ticket Holders, Disabled people and their Carers should turn right from the Olympia-side exit of Kensington Olympia station.
Walk along Olympia Way by the railway tracks until you reach the Olympia Car Parks where you should turn left onto Maclise Road.
Continue along Maclise Road for about 100 metres and turn left again onto Blythe Road.
Walk another 100 metres or so along Blythe Road where you will find the Priority Entrance to HYPER JAPAN Festival 2019.
From here you will have your bag checked and can continue into the main hall.
If you do get lost, or aren’t sure where you should be going, there will of course be HYPER JAPAN staff, volunteers and security staff on hand all around the venue to help, so please don’t hesitate to ask for help.