Travel and visas


Travel

Kents Hill Park is located on the outskirts of Milton Keynes.

A pdf location map and travel information for Kents Hill can be downloaded here (PDF, 606KB)


By air

The closest airport to Kents Hill Park is London Luton which is 25 miles/35 minutes away. To travel from any other London airports, trains or buses will take you into central London where you will be able to get connecting services to Milton Keynes.

By train

Kents Hill Park Training and Conference Centre is about four miles from Central Milton Keynes railway station. MK Central is a high speed train stop; trains are frequent and journey times from London Euston station vary between 35 and 60 minutes. MK Central also has rail links to other major cities including Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham and Glasgow. For more information contact National Rail Enquiries (tel: +44 (0)8457 484950).

Taxis are always outside the MK Central Station and the journey will take just 10 minutes to Kents Hill Park Training and Conference Centre.

By coach

There is a National Express stop at Milton Keynes Central Train station. For more information about journey times and fares contact National Express ( +44 (0) 8717 818178)

By road

You can plan your route online using one of the free route planners - examples are The AA or The RAC.

  • From the South: Exit the M1 at Junction 13 and follow the A421 towards Milton Keynes. Continue for two miles until you reach the Kingston roundabout. Take the third exit onto Standing Way (H8) and continue straight over the next roundabout (Brinklow). At the next roundabout (Kents Hill) turn left onto Brickhill Street (V10). Take first turning on the left at mini roundabout. Turn left again at the T junction and then take the next right to the Training & Conference Centre. Swallow Reception is the building with the clock tower.
  • From the North: Exit the M1 at junction 14 and turn right towards Milton Keynes. At the first roundabout (Northfield) go straight over and at the second roundabout (FoxMilne) turn left (first exit) onto Tongwell Street (V11). Follow this road and at second roundabout (Brinklow) turn right (third exit) onto Standing Way (H8). Continue to next roundabout (Kents Hill) and turn left (first exit) onto Brickhill Street (V10). Take first turning on the left at mini roundabout and turn left at the T junction. Take the first right and Swallow Reception is in the building with the clock tower.
  • From the West: From Buckingham, take the A421 towards Milton Keynes. This road becomes Standing Way (H8). Continue along Standing Way until the roundabout at Brickhill Street (V10), Kents Hill. Turn right (third exit) onto Brickhill Street. Take first turning on the left at mini roundabout and turn left at the T junction. Take the first right and Swallow Reception is the building with the clock tower.

Parking at Kents Hill

Kents Hill has 800 complimentary parking spaces on site.

Taxis

Skyline Taxis: +44 (0)1908 222 111
MK City Cabs: +44 (0)1908 900 900
Starline Taxis: +44 (0)1908 770 770

Visas

Citizens of the European Union do not need a visa to enter Britain. If you are from any other country, find out about visa requirements before you travel by visiting http://ukvisas.gov.uk.


Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline:
    19 January 2015
  • Early registration deadline:
    2 March 2015
  • Registration deadline extended:
    25 March 2015

Links

Abstract book (PDF:20.1MB)

Delegate handbook  (PDF:12.2MB)