Travel and Accommodation

Travelling to Lincoln


Road access is via the A1 with intersections at Newark (A46) from the South and near Retford (A57) from the North. The city is 40 miles east of Nottingham on the A46 and 40 miles south of the Humber Bridge on the A15.
Please note there is limited parking on campus. Further instructions with regard to car parking will be sent with Conference joining instructions.

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Lincoln Central train station is a few minutes walk from the campus, London Kings Cross is less than two hours away.

Train information


Humberside Airport is 40 minutes away with domestic, European flights and international links available. If you fly into one of the London airports then you will need to transfer to Kings Cross Station to catch the train to Lincoln.

If you are arriving at East Midlands airport you will need to take the Skylink from East Midlands to Nottingham Train station, and then a train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central.

Staying in Lincoln

Main Hotels in Lincoln:

The Lincoln Hotel 
Tel: +44 (0)1522 520348

The White Hart Hotel 
Tel: +44 (0)1522 526222

The Holiday Inn Lincoln 
Tel: +44 (0)1522 544244

Holiday Inn Express  
0871 423 4876

More information on the range of hotels and guest houses in the city is available at

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