International Festival of Animation

Thursday January 31 - Friday February 1


Middlesbrough is linked to the national road network via the A1 and the A19 and A66 dual carriageways.

Visitors should follow signs to the town centre, from where the University is signposted.

Distances from Middlesbrough in miles:

Birmingham 178 London 255
Carlisle 88 Manchester 116
Edinburgh 147 Newcastle 40
Liverpool 145

An extensive National Express coach service operates to and from Middlesbrough Bus Station.


Teesside International Airport is 13 miles away from the University. The airport has flight connections to London (Heathrow) and Amsterdam (Schipol), which are major European hubs for international flights, as well as scheduled flights to other British and international airports.

Middlesbrough is just half an hour away by train from Darlington Station, which operates a nationwide service.
There are direct trains between Middlesbrough and Newcastle, Manchester and Manchester Airport, Leeds and York. A Transpennine Express service also operates between Middlesbrough and Liverpool.


Where to stay while in Middlesbrough?
Click here to get more information about hotels in and around Middlesbrough

Click here for a printable version of a map of the Middlesbrough area

Click here for a printable verion of a map of the University Campus
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