How to find us
Life Conference and Banqueting is situated at the International Centre for Life, a pioneering science village in Newcastle upon Tyne.
Access is via the main entrance on Central Parkway, just off Neville Street. Central Parkway is a private road which is accessible on foot from Neville Street and Railway Street. If you need to park on site, please get in touch to arrange this before you visit.
If approaching from the Newcastle Central Station, turn left onto Central Parkway just before you reach Times Square, and you will find the entrance to Life Conference and Banqueting halfway down the road on your right.
Life is situated just a few minutes from the A1(M), linking it conveniently with London and the South, and Edinburgh and the North. Our multi-storey carpark provides over 400 secure parking spaces, with additional parking for disabled visitors just metres from our door. The Sat Nav reference for Times Square Car Park is NE4 7AD.
Life is located just 200 metres from Newcastle Central Station, which provides high-speed rail links to London in under three hours, Edinburgh in one and a half hours and York in an hour. The Metro, Tyne and Wear’s light rail system, connects Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland, North Tyneside and South Tyneside. Regular direct trains between Central Station and Newcastle International Airport take less than half an hour.
Newcastle International Airport is the North East’s largest airport, situated just six miles or 15 minutes’ drive from the city centre, and has scheduled connecting flights to all major UK airports.
From Life’s central location it’s easy to access all of the city centre’s shops, restaurants, hotels and visitor attractions on foot. The Metro system provides stress-free transport links across Tyne and Wear, including to the coast in less than half an hour.