Travel & Accommodation

Find information about travel and accommodation options for your time in the city.

Conference location

Entrance 5, Harrogate Convention Centre, King’s Rd, Harrogate HG1 5LA


By public transport

Harrogate is linked to all major UK cities via Leeds and York, and the Harrogate Convention Centre is within a 10 minutes walking distance from the train station. The closest airport to Harrogate Convention Centre is Leeds Bradford Airport (12 miles) with regular connections to destinations worldwide.

By car

The Convention Centre is approximately 25 minutes from the A1, with parking available at the Jubilee Car Park (HG1 1DJ), Victoria Car Park (HG1 5LQ) and Harrogate Convention Centre (HG1 2HR).


As a busy tourist destination there is a wide range of accommodation available in Harrogate. We have secured rooms at a selection of hotels near the Harrogate Convention Centre at specially negotiated delegate rates. To book one of these delegate rate rooms please book via the following link:

Book accommodation

Negotiated delegate rates and rooms will be available until Friday 1 February 2019. However, early booking is recommended to ensure you are able to book your preferred hotel.

The standard conference registration does not include accommodation and we’re unable to book for you.

Helping new parents to keep up-to-date

We’re dedicated to supporting new parents in attending our Conference, to keep up-to-date with the latest research and maintain a successful work-life balance. Each year we provide breastfeeding facilities, details of which can be found in the Conference booklet or from any member of staff. If you need any assistance with travel and accommodation costs for a young child, up to the age of 18 months, and parent (or nominated carer) to join you in Harrogate, please get in touch with as we may be able to help.