Travel to Durham
Durham is 30 minutes' drive from Newcastle Airport. Durham is linked to Newcastle Airport by rail and metro and of course can be reached by taxi from £30.00 upwards. Direct Flights are from Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Dubai, Dublin, Exeter, Madrid, Paris, Pisa, etc. Domestic flights are available from London’s Heathrow Airport, Aberdeen, Belfast, Bristol, Cardiff, Southampton.
The London North Eastern Railway (LNER) high speed service takes under 3 hours from London King's Cross on the main East Coast Line. First Transpennine Express offers frequent links to Manchester, Sheffield and Leeds, while Cross Country links Durham directly with Scotland, the Midlands and the South West. 60 InterCity trains from most major centres in the country call at Durham daily including 14 trains from London.
Durham City Centre is only two miles from the A1(M). Leave the motorway at Junction 62 on the A690 Durham - Sunderland Road and follow signs to Durham City Centre.
Durham is 264 miles from London, 187 miles from Birmingham, 125 miles from Edinburgh and 67 miles from York.
There are several express coach services daily from most major cities. Durham is well served by both regional express services and the local bus network. From Durham City Bus Station - a short walk from the Railway Station - a bus service runs every 15 minutes past the Colleges on South Road.
Accommodation in Durham
Accommodation rates are not included in the conference fee! The cathedral city of Durham offers a wide range of accommodation including the following hotels in the centre of the cathedral city: Hotel Indigo Durham (4*), Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County (4*), Radisson Blue Hotel (4*) or Permier Inn Durham City Centre (Budget Hotel).
Delegates may wish to consult search engines such as Trivago/Booking.com/Hotels.com/Expedia/HRS apropos hotel and hotel rates. Kindly note that the Business School is on the outskirts of the city centre – only five minutes taxi ride from the above hotels.