Travel Information

Venue: The Diamond Building
: The University of Sheffield, 32 Leavygreave Rd, Broomhall, Sheffield S3 7RD

Getting to Sheffield

By Air

With 4 international airports within less than an hour's drive, Sheffield is easy to reach from overseas destinations.  Should you be travelling by air, we recommend Manchester as the most convenient airport as there are direct train links into Sheffield.

Manchester Airport, one of the UK's busiest, has a regular direct rail service to Sheffield.


Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is served by a number of European destinations with charter flight routes. 


Leeds Bradford Airport is also well served by European and long haul destinations. Sheffield can be reached by using a taxi service or bus to Leeds and then train to Sheffield.

Nottingham East Midlands receives routes from European and long haul destinations. Sheffield can be reached by road using a taxi service, or take the airport shuttle to East Midlands Parkway and take the train (operated by East Midlands Trains) to the centre of Sheffield

Getting to the Diamond Building

Getting to Sheffield


There are taxi ranks at the railway station and beside the City Hall. The journey to the University should only take five minutes, but can take 15 minutes if traffic is heavy. Expect to pay around £5.