Organise your trip


Leeds is located at the crossroads of the UK's premier road and rail networks, and is 7 miles from Leeds/Bradford International Airport connecting with all major European destinations and a wide network of onward connections worldwide.

University of Leeds Campus

The University campus is just a 20 minute walk from Leeds city station. Click here for a google location map of the University of Leeds Campus.

For conference venue location details, please download the university campus map (PDF, 262KB).

Interactive campus map:

By air

By air

Leeds is served by two major airports: Leeds Bradford and Manchester. Regular flights are available from a huge number of European and International cities. Leeds Bradford airport is approximately 8 miles away from the University, so is an inexpensive taxi ride away.

By train

By train

Leeds station connects us with all major UK cities and has a fast and efficient London service. For train information and timetables contact National Rail Enquiries (tel: +44 (0)8457 484950).

By coach

By coach

There are number of excellent bus services in Leeds. Visit the West Yorkshire Metro website and First Leeds website for timetables and general information.

There is also a city bus which stops at the bus and train stations and the southern end of campus (near the back of Leeds General Infirmary A&E) every 10 minutes from 6.30 am - 7.30 pm Mondays to Saturday.

Visit the National Express website for coach service details from outside the city.

By car

By car

If you are using satellite navigation our address details for the main entrance to the site are:

University of Leeds,
School of Music,
12 Cavendish Rd,
Leeds, LS2 9JT

Leeds is linked to the M1 and M62 and is very easily accessible. Parking on campus is limited, so we strongly recommend that you use public transport to reach Leeds.

Further instructions on how to reach School of Music by car can be found at:

You can plan your route online using one of the free route planners - examples are The AA or The RAC.


Parking in Leeds

There are a number of city centre car parks that are only a short walk from the campus:

 Car park  Postcode  Distance from campus
 Woodhouse Lane multi-storey  LS1 3HQ  0.5 miles
 Merrion Centre  LS2 8PD   1.5 miles 
 St. Johns Centre (NCP)   LS2 8LQ   1.0 miles 
 The Light  LS1 8TL   1.0 miles 

Park and Ride

The Park and Ride on Elland Road is located adjacent to the Leeds United football stadium, on the A643, just off Junction 2 of the M621 motorway (Postcode: LS11 8TU).

Park and Ride is £3 per day. Buses run every 10 minutes, from 7am to 7pm, Monday to Saturday. There is no service on Sundays.

For more information visit

By taxi


Arrow Cars is the official taxi provider for Leeds Bradford International airport. If you are flying into Leeds and require a taxi, you can either pre book online at or you can pay on arrival at the Arrow office, immediately outside the terminal building. You can also call their 24/7 call centre on +44(0)113 258 5888 and book your return journey.

Arrow Cars: +44(0)113 258 5888
Amber Cars Leeds: +44(0)113 202 2117
City Cabs Leeds: +44(0)113 246 9999

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline:
    02 June 2017
  • Early registration deadline:
    11 July 2017 [extended]
  • Registration deadline:
    01 August 2017