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Welcome to Aberystwyth — The charming seaside town nestled on the West Wales coastline

About Our Venue


Join us at the University of Aberystwyth

We are pleased to host Vets Cymru 2024 at the University of Aberystwyth!

Find Us

Medrus Conference Suite, Aberystwyth University, Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3FL (See map below for parking & campus directions)

What's Nearby

  • Aberystwyth Station - 6 min drive

  • The Promenade - 4 min drive or 15 min walk

  • Aberystwyth Castle - 9 min drive

  • National Library of Wales - 4 min drive or 12 min walk

  • Aberystwyth Cliff Railway - 6 min drive

  • Park Lodge Hotel - 8 min drive

  • Premier Inn - 8 min drive or 20 min walk

  • Town Centre / Restaurants - 10 min drive

Travelling to Vets Cymru

Experience beautiful scenery when travelling to Aberystwyth by road or rail


Local Train Station


Hours From Midlands


Hours From London
Travelling By Road, Air & Rail

Travelling By Road, Air & Rail

Aberystwyth is easily accessible by road and rail, with routes and trains connecting from the Midlands and London.

By Rail

Trains from London and the South West should connect at Birmingham International or Birmingham New Street Stations. From either station you can change trains to continue on to Aberystwyth.

  • London to Aberystwyth approximately 5 hours
  • Birmingham to Aberystwyth approximately 3 hours
  • Manchester to Aberystwyth approximately 4.5 hours

To view all available routes from across the UK and book tickets, visit

By Road

Aberystwyth is easily accessible by road.

  • If you are planning on using a Sat Nav to navigate to Aberystwyth use post code SY23 3BY for Penglais Campus

By Air

Birmingham Airport is the most convenient UK entry point for Aberystwyth. You can purchase a rail ticket to Aberystwyth from the train station at the airport or by booking ahead.

  • The direct train service from Birmingham International to Aberystwyth is 3 hours and 15 minutes.  
Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Relax and soak in Aberystwyth's scenic promenade, whether at a table overlooking the sea or casually dangling your feet over the wall while indulging in street food or ice cream. Aberystwyth offers an array of dining options, from cafes to pubs, perfect for lunches, snacks, or picnic delights. Treat yourself to dinner at one (or more) of the town's independent restaurants, boasting diverse cuisines from seafood to international flavors. Extend your culinary adventure with short trips to nearby country hotels for cream teas or cozy country inns for hearty meals and good beer.

Make The Most of Your Visit

Things To Do

Things To Do

Aberystwyth, a picturesque coastal and university town, boasts breathtaking views of the Ceredigion coast and the Cambrian Mountains. Explore the renowned National Library of Wales, celebrated as one of the world's most impressive libraries, housing a vast collection of literature spanning centuries, alongside captivating exhibits ranging from artwork to historical manuscripts. Alternatively, enjoy a leisurely stroll along the Victorian promenade and enjoy the coastal seaside offerings.

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