Travel & Accommodation

The Social Neuroscience of Relationships, Attachment & Caregiving

Travel & Accommodation


Essex University Colchester Campus is located two miles east from Colchester town centre (see small map below). The University of Essex website provides extensive information on how to best get here by different means of transport.

For international travel, the closest airports are London Stansted (hub for Ryanair) and London City – both airports are easily reachable by public transport and are located to the east of London. Travel can also be arranged to/from London Luton (north), Gatwick (south) and Heathrow (west) airports, although transfer will take longer.

The SoNeAt Conference 2023 will take place in the Essex Business School (EBS) auditorium (EBS 2.2) as well as the adjacent foyer (poster presentations).

For an interactive University of Essex Colchester Campus map, please use this link. There also is a map app available for Apple & Android.


Accommodation can be booked at the on-campus Wivenhoe House Hotel ( Please note, however, that capacity is very limited.

Additional accommodation is available at various locations within the City of Colchester, which is easily reachable by public transport.

On-site student accommodation may be available upon request. If you wish to enquire for this opportunity, please fill in the form below.