Join us in the stunning historical city of York in North Yorkshire. The venue is located right next door to the train station, making your commute an easy one, and will be hosted within the stunning hotel ‘The Principal’, which also offers parking, rooms, and various food right on site. York has been awarded for being the best place to live in the UK by the Sunday Times and has many award-winning tourist attractions and eateries across the city. The event is hosted throughout the day on the Friday, so why not make a weekend of it!
There is plenty of parking at the York train station, which is next door; use postcode YO24 1AY to find the car park. This is paid parking and is currently £2 per hour or £17 for 24 hours, there are accessible spaces too. You collect a ticket on entry and pay for the number of hours you are there on the platform before leaving.
There is also an NCP car park, not far from the location postcode YO24 1AD; this one currently is £3 per hour and £18 for the day, it only has 1 disabled parking bay.
The event venue is conveniently located within a 2-minute walk from York train station making accessing the venue by rail extremely easy. For up-to-date train times and prices visit https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
The closest airport to York is Leeds/Bradford, which is a 50-minute drive to the venue or 1 hour 15 minutes by rail. Manchester airport is a 2-hour 20-minute drive from the venue and 2 hours 10 by rail. Please refer to the airlines and rail providers for exact times and prices for your journey.
York is a beautiful historic place to visit with lots to see and do so, if you do decide to make a weekend of it here are a few places we would recommend you try.
From £130 per night
Stay in the venue where the event is hosted, next door to the train station
From £130 per night
Not far from the venue and has free onsite parking and breakfast included usually. A stunning hotel with lovely rooms and a restaurant on site.
10-minute walk from the venue
Located just a 4-minute walk from the venue; they have limited on-site parking at £13 for 24 hours
There are some great places to eat out or grab a quick bite while at the event; here are a few close by: YORK FOOD MAP
There is so much to see and do in York if you do decide to make a few days of it, we have rounded up what we think are well worth checking out.
Places worth a visit if you stay: