Directions to York

The Conference will be held in the Treehouse of the Humanities Research Centre, located in the Berrick Saul Building at the University of York’s Heslington West campus.

Travel to Campus

By Rail

York is on the main East Coast Line from London King’s Cross to Edinburgh. Fast trains leave from both north and south at frequent intervals. There is also a direct service across the Pennines between York, Leeds and Manchester Airport. The University is two miles from the railway station and you will need to get a bus or taxi onto campus.

By Taxi

A journey by taxi from the railway station to the University will take approximately 15 minutes. There is a taxi rank just outside the station.

By Bus

The building can be easily reached by public transport: the UoY66 and the 44 buses run from the railway station to the campus via the city centre every ten to fifteen minutes: please alight at the Morrell Library stop, and walk towards the Market Square from which you will see signs to the building.

Parking is available less than five minutes’ walk from the HRC in Campus Central Car Park; visitors with mobility difficulties can drive or be dropped off at the door of the Berrick Saul building, in which the HRC is located. The building is fully accessible for disabled visitors.

International Travel

For those arriving from outside of the United Kingdom, rail travel to York is easily accessible via London Heathrow and Manchester airports. For additional information about the airports, please use the links below.

Trains from London Heathrow Airport

Trains from Manchester Airport