Map and directions

camel-caravan-in-desert-sunset-kanoksak-detboonHowever you choose to travel to the Green Arabia conference, we wish you a safe and pleasant journey to Oxford.

The venue for our conference is St John’s College, St Giles’, Oxford, OX1 3JP. When you arrive at St John’s College lodge (main entrance in St Giles’) please ask for directions to the Main AuditoriumClick here for the St John’s College website

By air
London airports Heathrow and Gatwick are linked to Oxford by The Airline coach service (tel: +44 (0)1865 785400)

This frequent and direct 24-hour coach service runs every 20 – 30 minutes. It is not necessary to book a ticket in advance, but you do need to pay the bus driver in cash rather than on a card when boarding the coach. In Oxford the nearest stop to St John’s College is called ‘High Street’ and St John’s College is about a 10 minute walk from this stop.

Arriving from central London (not airport): Frequent, direct 24-hour coach services connect Oxford with central London, for example, the Oxford Tube bus service.

By train: A  direct train service operates between Oxford and London Paddington approximately every 30 minutes

Taxi phone number: 01865 777333

By car
Bristol-Oxford: M32-M4-A34
Edinburgh-Oxford: A74(M)-A74-M6-M42-M40-A34
London-Oxford: A40-M40-A40
Manchester-Oxford: M56-M6-M42-M40-A34

Please note that there is no parking available at our conference venue. Many Oxford streets are closed to traffic, and parking is limited and expensive. Visitors are encouraged to use the ‘Park and Ride’ bus services which operate between the city centre and parking areas on the outskirts at Pear Tree, Woodstock Road (north); Water Eaton (north); Seacourt, Botley Road (west); Redbridge, Abingdon Road (south); and Thornhill, London Road (east).