NEON Summer Symposium 2019
Lancaster University is set in 560 acres of beautiful parkland and lies approximately three miles south of the City of Lancaster. The campus is easily accessible via road, rail and bicycle and is within 70 miles of Manchester’s International Airport.
There are direct rail links between Lancaster and many of the UK’s major cities and airports. For train times, visit National Rail Enquiries.
The 4 and 4X bus services operate between Lancaster Railway Station (Platform 3 exit) and Lancaster University every 30 minutes. The journey time is around 25 minutes.
Taxis are available at the station, which is a five-minute walk from the city centre. The main taxi rank on campus is situated in Bowland Avenue outside the Chaplaincy Centre. Local taxi services provide accessible vehicles.
Local taxi services can be contacted on: 01524 32090; 01524 35666 and 01524 848848. – Approx. £9
In the City: The bus station is situated on Damside Street in the city centre and most services also stop at Common Garden Street. Service 1 provides a direct connection to the University every 10 minutes, Services 2, 4, 4X, 40, 41 and 42.
On Campus: All buses drop off and collect passengers in the Underpass, situated underneath Alexandra Square in the centre of campus, except for an hourly 40 or 41 journey which calls at the University gates only.
You can use either the RAC or AA route planners to view and print directions for your journey.
If using an online route planner or satnav, please note that the University postcode is LA1 4YW.
Visitor Car Parking
Free parking is available on campus. Car parking permits are scratch cards and can be collected from the NEON registration desk on the morning of the event.
Wheelchair accessible spaces are clearly marked across all car parking areas on campus. Blue Badge holders are welcome to park without charge.
Food & Drink on Campus – http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/opentoall/food-and-drink/
About the Campus – http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/about-us/theuniversity/our-campus/
The NEON Summer Symposium is kindly sponsored by The Access Platform.