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Conference Venue

TEI '09 will be held in Cambridge, UK.
The conference venue is the De Vere University Arms Hotel in Regent Street.

De Vere University Arms Hotel 


Conference venue:

University Arms Hotel
Regent Street
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1AD
Telephone: +44 1223 273 000
Fax: +44 1223 273 037
Email: dua.sales@devere-hotels.com
Web: http://www.devere-hotels.com/our-hotels/university-arms/the-hotel

Arrival by Plane:

Cambridge is close to three international airports in addition to three regional airports:

  • Stansted Airport
    Stansted is the nearest of the London-area airports to Cambridge. It is mostly served by flights to and from mainland Europe, Ireland, and elsewhere in the UK.
  • Heathrow Airport
    Heathrow is the principal London-area airport and one of the busiest in Europe with a wide range of national, European, and international services.
  • Gatwick Airport
    Heathrow is the second "London" airport with a wide range of national, European and international services.
  • London City Airport
    The only airport in London with the focus on the business traveller with 10 minute check in. The airport location provides easy access to the city and motorway links for onward travel in the UK as well as flights to 34 European destinations.
  • Other airports
    Luton Airport and other regional airports in the East Anglia region. If you use these, car or taxi is the best option for travel to Cambridge.

Arrival by Train:

From London King’s Cross Station
Fast trains run every half hour and the approximate journey time is 1 hour.

From London Liverpool Street
Trains run every hour and the approximate journey time is 75 minutes. You then need to take a taxi from the rank at the front of Cambridge train station, the approximate journey time is 5-10 minutes to the conference hotel in the city centre.

All Eurostar services now operate to and from St Pancras International station. Time to travel: London - Paris 2 hours 15 mins, London - Brussels 1 hour 50 mins.

Cambridge to Kings Cross main line station is 50 minutes journey time. St Pancras International is located a 5 minute walk from Kings Cross station via the underground subway.

Arrival by Coach:

For coach times and fares, visit the National Express Web site. Coaches arrive at Drummer Street/Parkside in the City Centre. You can then find the conference hotel on the other side of Parkers Piece.

 Local Taxi:

Panther Taxi (Cambridge area only): +44 (0) 1223 715715


De Vere University Arms
Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1AD, United Kingdom
+44 1223 351241

Arundel House Hotel
53 Chesterton Road, Cambridge CB4 3AN, United Kingdom
+44 1223 367701

Cambridge Garden House
Granta Place, Mill Lane
Cambridge CB2 1RT, United Kingdom
+44 1223 259988

Cambridge Lodge Hotel
139 Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3 0DQ, United Kingdom
+44 1223 352833

Station Road, Cambridge CB1 2TZ, United Kingdom
+44 1223 304050

Crowne Plaza Cambridge
Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3DT, United Kingdom
+44 870 400 9180

Hotel Felix
Whitehouse Lane, Huntingdon Road,
Cambridge CB3 0LX, United Kingdom
+44 1223 277977


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the conference chairs Nicolas Villar or Shahram Izadi.