Conference Information


The John Smith’s Stadium
Stadium Way

If you would further information about exhibiting, sponsoring or attending, please contact our Events Team on 01484 483 679 or

Event Timings

09:00-16:00  Exhibition and Seminars – Revell Ward Suite and The John Smith’s Suite

Directions and Parking

The John Smith’s Stadium is ideally situated in the heart Huddersfield about 30 minute drive or train journey from Manchester and 20 minutes from Leeds. Located close to the M62 and the M1 motorways and with prime rail links, the Stadium offers easy access for all.

Sat nav will tend to take you to St Andrews car park.  You may find it easier to park in Town Avenue car park and walk over the footbridge.

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By Road
Exit M62 at J24, follow signs for Huddersfield Town Centre (A629). After approx. 2 miles follow the signs for the Stadium turning left onto Castlegate ring road, turn left onto Leeds Road (A62), then follow the official car park signs.

Exit M62 at J25, turn left and follow signs for Huddersfield Town Centre (A62) then follow the official car park signs.

From M1
Exit at J38 and follow the A637, A642 to Huddersfield, then follow the official car park signs

By Rail
Huddersfield Railway Station is situated in St.Georges Square and is approximately ½ mile from the Stadium, with frequent services to Huddersfield from many city centre locations including Manchester and Leeds. The average journey time is 20 minutes from Leeds and 30 minutes from Manchester.

Buses and taxis are available outside the station or you can follow the signed pedestrian route to the Stadium via Northumberland Street.

Conference Visitors
Turn right after coming onto the Stadium site off the roundabout, over the white iron bridge and turn left. Drive to the bottom of the car park where you will see a footbridge over the river which will bring you to Main Reception.

Free Parking at The John Smith’s Stadium
North End Car Park is open 24/7

St Andrew’s Road Car Park is open Monday – Friday 06:00-18:00


A range of hot and cold catering will be available to purchase throughout the conference at the dedicated Networking Conference Cafe just outside of the Great Exhibition in the Revell Ward Suite.