Getting to Bournemouth and the venue 

The venue is the Bournemouth International Centre, Exeter Rd, Bournemouth BH2 5BH
Download a map of Bournemouth

BUDGET TIP! - you can get cheap coach/hotel packages often including dinner via holiday organisers such as www.nationalholidays.com which has, for example, a two-night/three-day break departing Sheffield on Friday 2 March for £117 including travel, hotel, dinners, as well as lots of other departures from the North East, North West, Yorkshire and Midlands
Or www.coacholidays.com which has, for example, a three-night/four-day trip departing London including travel, hotel, dinners and free drinks on Saturday for £150, as well as other departure points.

There are lots of other companies offering these packages. Try googling: 'coach/hotel packages to Bournemouth departing [insert name of your home city/town]'.

Train, coach and bus

Bournemouth interchange coach, bus and train station is a 25 minute walk from the venue. Download a walking map.

Buses 3, 4a, 4b, 4c, 5 and 6 run frequently from Bournemouth Interchange (stand 6) and will drop you outside the venue.
The journey takes 10 minutes and a single fare is £1.60.

Car

Obviously, we would prefer it if you did not drive to conference unless you have a disability which makes it essential. If you must come by car, please offer a lift to other members in your area. You can do this via the Green Party Liftshare scheme.

For directions by car to the venue and information about parking in the on-site car park, please check the BIC website.

Bike 

You find a cycle map of Bournemouth plus other cycling resources here.

There are plenty of bike racks (uncovered) outside the venue (not immediately visible, but to the right as you face the venue).

Getting around Bournemouth

The Getting About website has a handy travel planner for all public transport in the Bournemouth area.

It also has information on cycling routes, walking in the area and mobility travel.

Taxi

Streamline Taxis 01202 555511(They use some hybrid Toyota Auris cars, and you can pay by card with a £1 surcharge)

Wheelchair accessible taxis: 07944 669344, 07956 107302

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