Conference Venue Details:
University of Cambridge
Cambridge CB3 9DF
Tel: 01223 335700
To book your accommodation during conference, kindly visit www.booking.com and book your accommodation near to the Newnham College, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge CB3 9DF, United Kingdom (Conference Venue).
Recommended Hotels list:
- DoubleTree by Hilton Cambridge
- Best Western Plus The Gonville Hotel
- Cambridge City Hotel
- Royal Cambridge Hotel
- Premier Inn Cambridge City Centre
- Holiday Inn Express Cambridge
- Travelodge Hotel – Cambridge Central
- University of Cambridge Accommodation
To book accommodation during your conference stay, please note that generally there is ample accommodation available at the University of Cambridge and you can get rooms at very nominal price. Please visit the following sites to book your accommodation: http://www.accommodation.cam.ac.uk/visitingcambridge/Listings.aspx
How to find Newnham College
The College (College map) is on Sidgwick Avenue, just off the A603 and approximately 2 miles from junction 12 on the M11.
Please note that Silver Street is closed to cars for part of the day, and has a ‘tidal flow’ system for the rest. At most times it will be easier, when approaching the College from the southern part of Cambridge, to use Fen Causeway.
- Cambridge is within easy reach of London Heathrow, London Gatwick & Birmingham International Airport. London
- Heathrow London (68 miles)
- Stansted Airport (30 miles)
- Getwick Airport (93 miles)
- Birmingham Airport (88 miles)
From any UK Airport to Cambridge use National Express coach services. To book your ticket, please visit http://www.nationalexpress.com/wherewego/airports/index.aspx
National Express operates coach services to Cambridge from major towns & cities throughout the U.K. There are frequent coach services from both Central London, and London Stansted Airport through to the city. The X5 cross county Stagecoach service links Oxford to Cambridge, via Bicester, Buckingham, Milton Keynes & Bedford.
From the South & from London, Cambridge is a short trip up the M11 motorway. From the north, the A1 and M1 link to the A14 dual carriageway straight to the city, and from the east and west, the A14 again takes you to Cambridge.
For short stay trips the City Centre Car Parks offer great convenience, but for longer visits there are five world class Park & Ride sites located on the outskirts of the City that provide free parking and a swift and frequent bus ride to the City Centre.
There is a fast and frequent rail service from London King’s Cross & London Liverpool Street through to Cambridge. There are excellent connections from Scotland & the North via Peterborough, and regional services from Birmingham & the Midlands, East Anglia & the Northwest. For bus services from Cambridge railway station into the city centre look for the Citi 1, Citi 3 or Citi 7 services.
Getting a cab into Cambridge can often work out to be a more convenient, faster cheaper option.minicabit’s nationwide network of licensed cab firms covers all corners of the UK, so no matter where you’re coming from you can book a cab direct to Cambridge. Visit minicabit to plan your trip.
By Car Hire
Rent Direct Car and Van Rental are based near the city centre on Elizabeth Way. Please visit www.rentdirectuk.com for full details and to book. They offer a full range of vehicles that you can hire to make visiting Cambridge and the surrounding area that little bit more convenient. Local, friendly and reliable if you would prefer to speak to them directly please telephone 01223 309 409 and they will be more than happy to help you through the booking process.
Please ask if you would like to hire a sat nav along with your car, as this can take the stress out of finding your way around the county and make your stay so much more enjoyable!
They can also collect you from the train station (subject to opening hours and availability) and take you back to their branch making your onward journey that little bit easier.
Alternatively, Rhino Car Hire are a leading rental broker based in the UK offering excellent value car hire throughout the UK including Cambridge and from all major transport hubs including Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted and the major rail stations. Please visit www.rhinocarhire.comor call 0845 508 9845.
Stagecoach operates a comprehensive service to the city from around the county. Please visit www.stagecoachbus.com for full details.
The Guided Busway offers an innovative and frequent service from Huntingdon to the city centre including stops at the Rail Station and Addenbrookes Hospital. Park and Ride sites for this service can be found at St Ives, Longstanton and Trumpington. Please visit www.thebusway.infofor full details.
*FLE Learning is not a part of, or otherwise affiliated, to the University and/or college , nor International Conference on Social Sciences, Education and Humanities is a University and/or College program or activity.