Road, rail or air – getting to HIC couldn’t be easier…


By Road:

From the South: Take the M1 and A1(M) before leaving at  Junction 45 (Wetherby) then take the A661 to Harrogate. Alternatively continue on the A1(M) to  Junction 47 (Knaresborough)  then follow the signs to Harrogate.

From the North: Take the A1(M) and exit at Junction 47 (Knaresborough)  then follow the signs to Harrogate

Click here for parking information


By Rail:

We are linked to all major UK cities via Leeds or York including a direct, daily connection to London.
See for timetables.

Get 25 per cent off your rail tickets when coming to an event at Harrogate International Centre and travelling by Virgin East Coast. Click here for details

By Air:

Leeds Bradford International Airport (LBIA) is the closest airport to Harrogate.
British Airways run daily flights between Harrogate and London Heathrow and there are regular flights from many connections in Europe and worldwide, including Paris, Amsterdam, Dublin and Scandinavia.

To get from the airport to Harrogate it couldn’t be simpler – Catch the Airport Direct  747 bus which runs hourly and will drop you off at the bus station, then it is just a short walk from HIC.

Alternatively there is a taxi service available with HIC just a 20 minute drive away


Open Harrogate: 

Open HarrogateFor all your local bus and rail information, local planning guides, directions around the town  download the Open Harrogate App or visit or download the Open Harrogate App.