Wednesday 13 December 2017, Leeds

How to find

BETSE 2017

An exceptional venue with great access options

The meeting will be held in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Leeds, one of the largest universities in the UK situated on the edge of the city centre.


Travel Directions

Directions by car

Leeds is linked to the major motorways M1 and M62 and is close to the A1.

If you are using satellite navigation please use address details: University of Leeds, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 9JT (street listing can appear as Cavendish Road in some navigation systems). Plan your route on the AA website.

The city has a one-way system.  The route runs past Leeds City Station, the Merrion Centre, Quarry House, and Leeds General Infirmary.
The nearest public car park is Woodhouse Lane (multi storey) at LS1 3HQ.  The car park is open 24 hours, and charges apply.  Please click here for directions. Visitor car parking is not available on the University campus.

Directions by train

Leeds station connects us with all major UK cities and has a fast and efficient London service. For train information and timetables visit the National Rail Enquiries website

Directions by bus

There are number of excellent bus services in Leeds. Visit the West Yorkshire Metro website and First Leeds 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 Monday to Saturday.

Visit the National Express website for details.

Directions by foot

The University campus is a pleasant 20 minute walk from Leeds city station. Just follow the directions below and you’ll be with us in n­o time at all:

Come out of the station into City square; with the Queens Hotel behind you, walk straight up Park Row. Continue up Park Row until the first major junction. Cross straight over The Headrow and continue up Cookridge Street. At the next set of lights go straight on passing Millennium Square on your left and Leeds City Museum on your right.

Turn left on to Woodhouse Lane, a busy main road. You’ll pass Leeds Beckett University on your left and our University campus begins in another 50 metres or so, on your left. To reach the Parkinson building, carry on up Woodhouse Lane to the clock tower building. You’ll be able to look at a map of campus there and plan where to go next.

Download our walking and cycling map of the surrounding area.

Directions 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 seven miles away from the University, so easily commutable by taxi.