The conference programme will commence at 10.00 on Monday 28th April and finish at 17.00 on Wednesday 30th April.

Travel to Cardiff

For those travelling by train or coach, you will arrive at Cardiff Central Station.  National Express operates coaches with direct links from London’s Heathrow/Gatwick and Bristol Airports.  For further information please contact +44 (0) 8717 818178 or consult

The Cardiff-London Intercity service from London Paddington runs 15 minutes past and 15 minutes to the hour with a journey time of about 2 hours.  For further information please consult Train Travel Information or National Rail Travel
There is a taxi rank outside Cardiff Central Station.  The fare to the Julian Hodge Building in Colum Road will be approximately £6.00 and takes about 10 minutes, traffic permitting.  If you wish to book a taxi in advance please call 44+ (0)29 2087 3333 or email or book via the web Dragon Taxis

Cardiff International Airport is 11 miles from the city centre and the cost via taxi to the main University campus is approximately £28.00.  A new Cardiff Airport Express bus service is available (Launched August 1st 2013) connecting Cardiff Airport with Cardiff City centre. Buses leave the airport every 20 minutes and takes about 10-15 minutes depending on traffic; tickets cost £5 one way.  For more information visit  A local bus services (X91 service) also runs from the airport into the city this takes 30-40 minutes  

Conference Venue 

The conference venue is:

Julian Hodge Building
Colum Drive
CF10 3EU


Maps may be printed from the Cardiff University website.  Directions and maps for the Julian Hodge Building, Colum Hall can be found here.  
Directions direct to the Building can be found under “Locations A-Z” (scroll down until you come to the appropriate building).  A copy of the University Location Guide is attached.

The last booking date for this event is 17th April 2014.