Venue and Travel


BMUS is delighted to be able to bring the Annual Scientific Meeting & Technical Exhibition to another new venue for 2016 - York Racecourse.

York Racecourse is situated a mile from the city centre and is served by convenient road, rail and air access routes.  We hope that delegates and exhibitors will enjoy the experience and agree that the building is an extremely suitable venue for Ultrasound 2016.

Venue Address :

York Racecourse

Knavesmire Road, Off Tadcaster Road

York, YO23 1EX

Travelling by Road

York Racecourse is located within a mile of the A64 - one of York's main trunk roads.  Please see map for the location of York Racecourse or use the interactive map to download directions to the racecourse from a specific location.

Travelling by rail

York is one of the UK's major railway stations and connects with many routes.  Fast and frequent trains run from King's Cross, taking as little as 1 hour 52 minutes.  There are also direct trains from Edinburgh, Manchester and Birmingham.  

Once at the station it is a short hop to the racecourse by bus (frequent service running every 10 minutes) or a 5 minute taxi journey which will cost in the region of £6.  It is approximately 1.5 miles if you wish to go by foot and takes approximately 20 minutes

Travelling by Air

The nearest International Airport is Leeds Bradford (approx 50 minutes away) followed by Robin Hood / Doncaster (approx 60 minutes) then Teeside and Manchester International Airports (approx 90 mins).