Getting there

If you are arriving into the city from the Central Station, we would recommend walking from the station (about a 15 minute walk). If you are arriving in to Newcastle International Airport, take the metro to Central Station and follow the step above.

Places to stay

As a popular tourist and business destination, Newcastle and its surrounding areas boast an excellent range of places to stay. We are arranging some preferred rates for BAPCO attendees with a few of the hotels closest to St James' Park. For more infomation, please see below.

As and when we secure a new rate, the details will be added here.  For additional suggestions, please visit:


Complimentary parking is available on level 1 of the multi storey car park, accessible via the Barrack Road entrance. Please park in designated Conference & Banqueting Car Park areas only. These places are limited. If full, please use the Pay & Display Car Park opposite.

Private Boxes

If you have booked a private box, please see a member of the BAPCO Events Team at the registration desk for access. Boxes are clearly signposted with your company name.