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York Racecourse

York Racecourse

Travel Information

The racecourse lies within a mile of the city centre and has excellent links by road and rail.  There are frequent trains from London Kings Cross, Manchester and Birmingham.  Travelling by car, the racecourse is within a mile of the A1036 York exit of the AA64.


If you are driving to York, please use the sat nav postcode YO23 1EX
Taxis are readily available from the train station
The Racecourse is a 25 minute walk from the train station
There is ample parking available at the Racecourse

Networking Social Event - 25 September 2019

Boat Cruise 1

This year, the Networking Social Event will be held on board a private charter river boat for a cruise along the River Ouse.  The evening cruise will depart from Lendal Bridge, located in the heart of the City, close to York Railway Station. Guests will enjoy drinks and a buffet dinner on board, whilst taking in the wonderful sites of York. The on-board commentary will give guests a fantastic overview of the incredible history of the city.

If you purchase a Full Package, this social event is included in your package price.  If you would like to purchase a ticket for this event, please do contact or call +44(0)1920 885162.

York River Cruise
Lendal Bridge
YO1 7DP 

  • The departure point for the River Cruise is close to York Railway Station, York Minster, Yorkshire Museum Gardens and the National Railway Museum
  • The nearest car parks to the departure point are: Marygate Car Park, YO30 7DT and Esplanade Car Park, YO1 6FZ
  • The departure point is within walking distance of all the city centre hotels

Gala Dinner – 26 September 2019

Railway copy

The 26th Annual Conference Gala Dinner is being held at the National Railway Museum.

The Railway Museum is home to iconic locomotives and an unrivalled collection of engineering brilliance.

If you purchase a Full Package or a Two Day Overnight Package this gala dinner is included in your package price. If you would like to purchase a ticket for this event, please do contact or call +44(0)1920 885162

Please note places are limited so please ensure you register early to ensure you have a place at this event. 

National Railway Museum
Leeman Road
Y026 4XJ

Please use the sat nav postcode Y026 4XJ
There is parking available at the Railway Museum
The Railway Museum is within walking distance from hotels within the city centre and within walking distance from the railway station