Venue and travel - SCONUL Summer Conference and AGM 2020

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The SCONUL Summer Conference and AGM 2020 will take place at the Hilton Belfast, Lanyon Place, Belfast BT1 3LP.

The hotel is located next to the Waterfront Hall on the banks of the river Lagan. It is a few minutes walk from Lanyon Place station and 10 minutes drive from George Best Belfast City Airport.

Belfast is a vibrant city and has been named by a global travel site as one of the best destinations to visit in the coming decade. Attending the conference will allow visitors to explore sights such as the City Hall, St George’s Market, Crumlin Road Gaol, Titanic Quarter and the Crown Liquor Saloon. If you choose to stay for a few extra days, you can discover the sites at https://visitbelfast.com/see-do/.

George Best Belfast City Airport
George Best Belfast City airport is approximately three miles from the city centre and 15 minutes away by public transport. Flybe, Aer Lingus, British Airways, KLM and Loganair all fly to and from Belfast City Airport. Travel information to and from the airport can be found here.

Belfast International Airport
Belfast International airport is approximately 18 miles from the city centre and 40 minutes away by public transport. EasyJet, Jet2, Ryanair and Wizz all fly to and from Belfast International Airport. Travel information to and from the airport can be found here.

Getting Around Belfast
Belfast is a small city so getting around the city is straightforward on foot, by bike or by taxi. Translink is Northern Ireland’s public transport provider. Metro and Glider bus services operates in the Belfast area. More information can be found here.