Travel and Accommodation

Venue: University of Wolverhampton, Springfield Campus.

University of Wolverhampton
Springfield Campus
Grimstone Street
WV10 0JR

♿️ A note for wheelchair users: all parts of the venue are wheelchair accessible via elevator. The outside of the site is partially cobbled, in particular the main entrance area. There is an alternative entrance without cobbles – please contact a Campmaker for directions.

Getting to the venue

🚆 By train

The nearest train station is Wolverhampton. The venue is about 800 metres from the station entrance.

Trains run to Wolverhampton regularly from Birmingham New Street, taking 30 minutes for fast services and 1 hour for stopping services. Travellers from London and the North may find it quicker to change for Wolverhampton at Stafford, which is 20 minutes away by rail.

To reach the venue, turn right out of the station, uphill to Wednesfield Road, under the railway bridge, and then left onto Culwell Street and Grimstone Street. This route is wheelchair accessible, on pavement next to a busy road, and should be well lit.

Check National Rail for current status updates.

🚲 By bike

The venue is very close (~100m) to National Cycle Route 81 which connects with Telford and Aberystwyth in one direction and Birmingham city centre in the other direction (via Route 5).

There is covered bike storage on site. Please find a Campmaker when you arrive to access the storage.

🚌 By bus

The nearest bus stop is Culwell St (travelling towards centre; away from centre). The bus stop is served by the 9, 57, 59, 65, 69 and 71 buses.

Check Transport for West Midlands for disruptions.

🚘 By car

There is a limited amount of free parking at the venue, available on a first-come-first-served basis. There is no vehicle height restriction to enter the car park. Electric car charging bays are available and there are at least 5 accessible parking spaces.

Once the venue parking is full, there are a number of private and NCP parking locations nearby.


The univeristy has a limited amount of student accomodation available (which will be the cheapest option). To book into a Unviersty of Wolverhampton room, contact the City Accomodation Hub and state that you’d like to book “for the conference at the Springfield Campus on 1st/2nd July” by:

The Hub team will email you a form to fill in and will take payment via bank transfer.

There are a number of hotels and guest houses within a short distance of the venue.

There is also an large selection of accomodation in Birmingham city centre and accessible from the venue by train.