Accessibility statement


York Minster - Photo Credit: Alex Holland, University of York

Please ask your department about the possibility of funding your travel to and from the conference. You should not book your travel until your place at the conference has been confirmed.

CUWiP UK 2020 will take place at the University of York, with accommodation at Staycity Aparthotels, Paragon Street, York. York is well connected by bus and rail networks. Walking routes from the train station to Staycity are shown on the maps below.


York is on the main East Coast main railway line which links London's Kings Cross station with Edinburgh. Tickets should be booked well in advance to avoid high charges on the day; please note tickets purchased in advance are usually valid for the specified train time. Most train companies sell tickets through their own websites, but a convenient site for all tickets is If coming from Britain we recommend coming by rail as this will avoid you having to find a place to park.


If driving to the University the postcode to use for the Sat Nav is YO10 5DQ.

Drivers are advised to approach the University from the junction of the A64 and A1079 on the East of the city, from there the University is signposted. See the maps below for an overview of our location.

If you are planning to drive to the University, please be advised that parking is limited and on a pay and display basis; parking costs £1 per hour or £6 per day. Our interactive map will help you to locate the visitor car parks. If you require accessible parking please call 01904 324907 to ensure that it is available. For more information on parking at the university, please see Transport, maps and parking.


You will be required to travel by public bus at your own cost from Staycity Hotel on Paragon Street, York to the University. The bus service is run by First York and the relevant bus numbers are 66 or 66a.


York Railway Station to Staycity Hotel, Paragon Street - Walk

‌‌Station to Staycity map

Staycity Hotel, Paragon Street to University of York - Bus

Staycity to Uni of York map