Location, Accommodation and Parking


Standard delegates will be accommodated in either Halifax Hall or the Jonas Hotel on a first come, first served basis. Both hotels are located within the heart of the student village and only a few minutes away from amazing parks, walks and the bustling Ecclesall Road. The registration fee includes accommodation on Monday and Tuesday nights. Dinner included on both nights – The Edge and Conference Dinner.

If you require accommodation on any other nights, please contact Katie Brown at katie.brown@sheffield.ac.uk, quoting the Chemoinformatics Conference.

Both the Jonas Hotel and Halifax Hall are on site close to The Edge.

Travelling to Sheffield


The nearest airports to Sheffield are Manchester, Leeds Bradford and East Midlands. Of these, Manchester Airport has the best rail connections to Sheffield.



Manchester Airport to Sheffield – Direct trains approx. 75 minutes travel time

Indirect trains (change at Manchester Piccadilly) approx. 90 minutes travel time.

For train times to/from Sheffield, visit the National Rail Enquiries website.


Travelling from Sheffield Train Station to The Edge

Taxi: A taxi from Sheffield Train Station to The Edge will cost about £10-12.

Bus: The most regular bus route is the 120, which runs from Flat Street (by the bus station which is located opposite the railway station) to Fulwood Road. Please see timetable. A bus ticket will cost about £2.

Car: The address for The Edge is: The Edge, The Endcliffe Village, 34 Endcliffe Crescent, Sheffield, S10 3ED.



There is parking available at The Edge for those delegates that will come by car. We will provide parking permits via email before the conference begins. Please ensure that you print these and display them on your dashboard.