Composites 2015 will be held in Bristol, a historic city located in the south west of the UK which offers many great sights and cultural activities to visitors. The conference venue will be at the University of Bristol, hosted by the Advanced Composites Centre for Innovation and Science in the Queen’s Building.
Advanced Composites Centre for Science and Innovation (ACCIS)
University of Bristol
Bristol BS8 1TR
Getting to Bristol
Bristol is located in the south west of the UK, and is serviced by its own international airport which receives direct flights from mainland Europe. More frequent flights to the UK arrive in London Heathrow and Gatwick airports, from which Bristol is approximately two hours transfer by train. Visitors should utilise the Bristol Temple Meads railway station for access to the city centre and conference venue. Train journey information is available via the National Rail website.
National Express offers direct coach transfers from London Heathrow and Gatwick airports to Bristol city centre.
For further information on planning your travel to Bristol, please visit the University of Bristol's travel information webpage. The Visit Bristol website also offers a wealth of information for visitors to the city.
Transportation between hotels and the conference venue
Coach transportation will be available to transport delegates between some of the city centre hotels to the conference venue. The route will be announced shortly and collection points will be offered close to hotels listed in the accommodation section of this site.
Accommodation in Bristol
There are many hotels located within close proximity of the conference venue. Coach transportation to the conference will be offered close to the following hotels:
- Holiday Inn Bristol City Centre
- Premier Inn Bristol City Centre Haymarket Hotel
- Ibis Bristol Centre Hotel
- Radisson BLU Hotel Bristol
- Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel
- The Grand, Thistle Bristol City Centre
Other hotels within approximately 15 minutes walking distance of the conference venue are listed below. We regret that coach transportation will not be available from any of these hotels:
- Berkeley Square Hotel (7 minutes walk)
- Clifton House Bristol (9 minutes walk)
- Hotel du Vin (9 minutes walk)
- The Washington Hotel (11 minutes walk)
- Regency Bristol Hotel (11 minutes walk)
- The Clifton Hotel (12 minutes walk)
- Victoria Square Hotel Bristol (17 minutes walk)
More local travel and accommodation information is available via the Visit Bristol website.