On the Day.
Queer Modernism(s) II is set to be held at the Faculty of English, Language and Literature in the St Cross Building on Manor Road, Oxford. The conference will be using Lecture Theatre 2, the History of the Book Room, Seminar Room A and Seminar Room K for its parallel sessions. Further details can be found here.
There are a variety of accommodation options in Oxford, including hotels, university rooms, hostels and AirBnB. Though we advise delegates to choose wherever they feel most comfortable, the conference recommends the following options:
For details and to plan your journey, see contact National Rail Enquiries.
Oxford Railway Station is a 5-10 minute walk from the centre of Oxford. Please use Google Maps or our interactive map to find your way from the station to the part of the University you are visiting.
There are two frequent 24-hour direct services between Oxford and London, the X90 and the Oxford Tube.
For information on coaches from other major cities and airports, contact National Express.
The central coach station is at Gloucester Green in the city centre. Please use Google Maps or our interactive map to find your way from the station to the part of the University you are visiting.
Parking in Oxford.
Many Oxford streets are closed to traffic and parking is severely limited. Visitors are encouraged to use the five Park and Ride bus services.
Please refer to Oxfordshire County Council’s up-to-date traffic information for details of all local road works and any disruptions likely to delay your journey.
Park and Ride/
There are five Park and Ride sites which serve Oxford City Centre.
- Oxford Parkway (north). For satnav use OX2 8HA. Take the 500 bus to and from the city centre.
- Pear Tree (north). For satnav use OX2 8JD. Take the 300 bus to and from the city centre.
- Redbridge (south). For satnav use OX1 4XG. Take the 300 bus to and from the city centre.
- Thornhill (east). For satnav use OX3 8DP. Take the 400 bus to and from the city centre.
- Seacourt (west). For satnav use OX2 0HP. Take the 400 bus to and from the city centre.
Please note that Thornhill and Seacourt are often full, particularly on University Open Days. We recommend that drivers coming from the east (including London), the south and the west use the Redbridge Park and Ride, while drivers arriving from the north can choose between Pear Tree and Oxford Parkway.
The Oxford Bus Company has detailed information on Park and Ride locations, timetables and fares.
Parking in Oxford City Centre.
Parking in Oxford city centre is limited and can be expensive. For information on car parks, on-street parking and costs of parking, see Oxfordshire County Council’s website.
For information on parking in Oxford for people with disabilities, please see Oxford City Council’s Blue Badge scheme.