Accommodation and Travel Information

Conference Address

International Centre for Sports History and Culture, Clephan Building, De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH.


The following hotels are within ten minutes of the Clephan Building:

Leicester Central Travelodge

Leicester St Nicholas Circle Holiday Inn

Public Transport

Bus and train stations are located in the city centre. High speed train links connect Leicester to London and many other large towns and cities, while bus and coach services provide great value and reliable connections across Leicester and to most parts of the UK. Park and ride services are also provided in the city.

Public transport information


Leicester is just off the M1 and close to the main A1, allowing easy access to the North and South. The M69 and M6 are also close by and offer access to Birmingham, Wales and the South West.

Sat Nav: If you are travelling by car and using Sat Nav, please use postcode LE2 7DP, which will direct you to the centre of the campus. Car parks will be clearly signposted from there.


East Midlands International Airport is less than half an hour away and Birmingham, Gatwick, Heathrow, Luton and Stansted airports are all within easy reach.

Printable Maps

Campus Map

Pedestrian Map

Useful Links

National Rail Enquiries

Transport Direct Hotels in Leicester


If you have any queries that are not answered above regarding transport or accommodation within the UK then please email the conference committee at and we will endeavour to help you.


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