Congress Location

The Congress will take place in the Main Arts Building and neighbouring building Pontio Arts and Innovation Centre.


Finding Bangor University couldn’t be easier.
Address – Main Arts Building, Bangor University, College Road, Bangor, LL57 2DG

By Train

Bangor Railway Station is approximately 10 minutes walk from the Main Arts Building. Frequent train services call at Bangor from stations along the North Wales Coast, Chester, Manchester, Cardiff, Birmingham and London. Click here to plan your journey.

By Bus

The closest bus stop is Bangor Clock Bus Station which is approximately 10 minutes walk from the Main Arts Building. Click here for up-to-date bus times.

By Car

If travelling from the east (from Llandudno, Chester, Liverpool, Manchester), leave the A55 at Junction 11, for the A5 and ‘Bangor/Betws-y-Coed’. If travelling from the west (from Anglesey), leave the A55 at Junction 9, for the A487 signposted ‘Bangor/Caernarfon’. In both cases you will be c. 3.5 miles from Bangor itself. From the south, follow the A487 signposted Caernarfon/Bangor.

By Air

The nearest international airports are Liverpools John Lennon and Manchester.

By Sea

The nearest port is at Holyhead on Anglesey which is approximately 25 miles from Bangor along the A55 Expressway. Ferry services are available by Irish Ferries and Stena Line operating between Dublin Port and Holyhead.