Travel

Road

Using Sat Nav
If you are using Sat Nav you can use the postcodes below, or click on the name of each car park below for more information, including opening and closing times.

Google Maps
Find the venue on Google Maps here

From the South
21 minutes from the A1. Take the M1 and A1(M) before leaving at Junction 45 (Wetherby), then take the A661 to Harrogate.
Alternatively continue on the A1(M) to Junction 47 (Knaresborough), then follow signs to Harrogate.

From the North
24 minutes from the A1
. Take the A1(M) and exit at Junction 47 (Knaresborough), then follow signs to Harrogate.

Parking Information

Jubilee Car Park – HG1 1DJ Victoria Car Park – HG1 5LQ Harrogate Convention Centre – HG1 2HR.

Please remember to check the closing times of your car park if you intend to stay late as vehicles locked in will be charged a release fee.

Rail

Harrogate is linked to all major UK cities via Leeds (34 minutes) and York (33 minutes) including a direct, daily connection to London (3 hours 1 minute).

The quickest journey time from London is 2 hours 43 minutes including a change at York.

Please note that in 2019 LNER trains direct services to/from London increases to 14 trains per day.

Apply for your Harrogate Convention Centre LNER discount by clicking here.

Air

At 12 miles (20 minutes) the closest airport to Harrogate Convention Centre is Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA). British Airways run daily flights between LBA and Heathrow (1 hour), and there are regular flights from many connections worldwide, including Paris (1 hour 30 minutes), Amsterdam (1 hour 10 minutes), Dublin (1 hour).

To get from LBA to Harrogate, take the Airport Direct 747 bus which runs hourly and will drop you off at Harrogate’s main bus station, from there it’s a five minute walk to the Convention Centre.

Alternatively, a taxi will take about 20 minutes and be around £25. 

If you are travelling from a destination without direct flights to LBA, consider a connection from Schiphol, Amsterdam.

Open Harrogate

For local bus and rail information, local planning guides and directions around town visit openharrogate.co.uk.

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