The closest international airport is Birmingham (BHX). From there you can catch a direct train to Aberystwyth, which takes approximately three and a half hours.
For travel from other airports see see Aberystwyth University’s Travelling from Further Afield information.
There are regular train services to Aberystwyth via Birmingham or Shrewsbury. The line passes through the beautiful Dyfi Estuary. Please refer to the National Rail web site for train times and route options.
Aberystwyth Railway Station is situated in the town centre, adjacent to the Bus Station and Taxi Rank. From Aberystwyth Bus Station a number of bus services regularly travel to Penglais Campus.
On foot, the walk to Penglais Campus takes approximately 20 minutes, while Fferm Penglais accommodation is approximately 10 minutes further up the hill.
Aberystwyth is easily accessible by road and whichever way you’re approaching from you will experience beautiful scenery.
From the east the A44 climbs through the Cambrian Hills and down to the coast, and from the north or south the A487 offers spectacular views over Cardigan Bay.
Free parking is included in the cost of the conference fee.