Organise your trip

Travel

Swansea University's Bay Campus is situated on a 65 acre former BP Transit site in Neath Port Talbot on the eastern approach into Swansea.

A location map for Swansea University, Bay Campus can be found online at http://www.swansea.ac.uk/campus-development/baycampus/map/



By air

By air - from airports

Cardiff Airport - located 35 miles from Swansea and offers a range of international services.  From Cardiff, there is an hourly rail service to Swansea.
Bristol Airport - there are hourly trains to Swansea from Bristol Meads train station. National Express operates a coach service from Swansea Bus Station to Bristol airport terminals.
London Heathrow - there is a direct coach service to Swansea or to Reading railway station which connects with inter-city services
London Gatwick - there is a direct coach service to Swansea (this must be pre-booked) or take a train to Readng for connections to Swansea



By train

By train

There is a frequent train service from London, journey time on average 3 hours. The main inter-city services offer connections to Swansea, from Cardiff, Bristol, Birmingham and London. For information contact National Rail Enquiries (tel: +44 (0)8457 484950).



By coach

By coach

National Express coach journeys terminate at the Quadrant Bus Station in Swansea.  The No.8 and No.10 bus service runs from the bus station to the campus (3.1 miles). There is a Park and Ride facility located at Fabian Way, Swansea which is a short distance from the Bay Campus.



By car

By car

For visitors using Satellite Navigation, the post code is SA1 8EN.  If approaching from the east, exit the M4 at junction 42 (signposted Swansea A483) where the slip road will bring you onto Fabian Way.
At the first roundabout (after 1.1 miles) g straight on (second exit - first exit is a no through road) continuing west.  Continue

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



Parking

Parking at Swansea University Bay Campus

Residential guests will be entitled to free car parking in the Staff Car Park. You will need to provide your car registration number when collecting your bedroom keys.



By taxi

Taxis

Further information will be available shortly.


If you require any assistance planning your journey, please e-mail conferences@iop.org stating where you are travelling from and your preferred method.

Key dates

  • Oral abstract submission deadline:
    24 May 2017
  • Poster abstract submission deadline:
    10 August 2017
  • Early registration deadline:
    10 August 2017
  • Registration deadline:
    5 September 2017