Getting to Hartpury
Hartpury is located four miles north of Gloucester and is in easy travelling distance from Cheltenham, Bristol, and Birmingham.
If you are flying to the UK for the conference, Birmingham International Airport, Bristol Airport, London Heathrow and London Gatwick provide easy access to the UK as well as further transport options to get to Hartpury.
From Birmingham International Airport by Train– If looking to take the train, the Birmingham airport shuttle will take you to Birmingham New Street train station where you can get a number of trains to Gloucester train station. The average journey time between Birmingham International and Gloucester is approximately 2 hours 25 minutes depending on train times. You can find out further information including train times here.
From Birmingham International Airport by Bus - There is no direct bus from Birmingham Airport to Gloucester Bus Depot. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Airport and arriving at Gloucester via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 56m and you can find out more including times here.
From Bristol Airport by Train – There is an airport bus that will take you to Bristol Temple Mead train station. From there you can get direct trains to Gloucester train station. The average journey time when traveling by train to Gloucester from Bristol Temple Meads is 50 minutes. You can find out further information including train times here.
From Bristol Airport by Bus – There are a number of bus services to Gloucester. You can find out times here. The average journey length when traveling by bus from Bristol Airport to Gloucester is approximately 1 hour 50 minutes depending on traffic.
From Heathrow/Gatwick Airport by Train - The average journey time between Heathrow Airport and Gloucester is approximately 3 hours 46 minutes. The average journey time between Gloucester and Gatwick Airport is approximately 4 hours 20 minutes. You can book your train ticket and find out more about train times here.
From Heathrow/Gatwick Airport by Bus - The average journey time between Heathrow Airport and Gloucester is approximately 3 hours 10 minutes. The average journey time between Gatwick Airport and Gloucester is approximately 4 hours 20 minutes. You can book your bus ticket and find out more about bus times here.
From Gloucester by Taxi- From Gloucester (bus station/train station) a taxi should cost you approximately £10. Click here to book a taxi.
Once you arrive on campus you will be directed to the main car park. For directions on the campus please see this map.
Travelling by car
Hartpury is on the A417, four miles north of Gloucester.
From the M5 by Car - Leave at Junction 11 and follow the A40 towards Gloucester. At the first roundabout, turn towards Ross-on-Wye. At the third roundabout, take the A417 towards Ledbury. After leaving Maisemore, the campus is signposted at the second turning on the left.
From the M50 by Car - Leave at Junction 2 and follow the A417 south towards Gloucester to Hartpury. Continue for approximately 10 miles. The campus is signposted to the right.
From London and the M4 by Car - Leave the M4 at Junction 15 and follow the A419 towards Cirencester. At Cirencester the A419 becomes the A417. Follow the A417 towards Gloucester and the M5. At the roundabout at the Air Balloon pub, take the first exit towards Gloucester. Take the second exit at the next roundabout. At the next roundabout take the third exit (A40) towards Ross-on-Wye. Continue on the A40, heading straight on at the next two roundabouts. At the third roundabout, take the A417 towards Ledbury. After leaving Maisemore, the campus is signposted at the second turning on the left..