The 28th International Conference on Automation and Computing (ICAC2023)

Aston University, Birmingham, UK, 30 Aug.-1Sep. 2023

Conference address: 

Conference Aston

Conference Centre and Hotel

Aston University Campus


B4 7ET


How to get to Conference Aston!!!

Please download the “How to get here” guide which will give you more detailed directions to Conference Aston.


Travelling by plane

The nearest airport is Birmingham International airport.
A free shuttle service regularly runs between Birmingham International airport and Birmingham International train station and takes less than 10 minutes. 

If you’re arriving by plane at another UK airport, you can travel easily from most UK airports to Birmingham by public transport.

Trvelling by public transport

By bus 
If you’re planning on travelling by bus, timetable information is available from Travel West Midlands.
A number of buses stop at Aston University.

By coach
If you’re planning on travelling by coach, timetable information is available from National Express. The nearest coach station is Birmingham Coach Station in Digbeth, and it is a 20-minute walk through the city centre to Aston University.

By train
If you’re planning on travelling by train, timetable information is available from National Rail.
The nearest stations are 10-15 minutes away from campus:

  • Birmingham New Street
  • Snow Hill
  • Moor Street


Car Parking is available on the Aston University Campus and must be pre-booked and paid for online. Car Parking bookings are managed by First Parking on behalf of Conference Aston. On completion of your online booking, you will receive a confirmation email with a map and access instructions. If our car park is full or out of order, pay and display parking is available at the ‘Millennium Point Car Park’, 5 minutes walk away. Details can be found here.

Accessible parking is subject to availability and must be booked by emailing the hotel directly.

Email address:

The Birmingham Clean Air Zone is active on 1st June 2021. The Conference Aston Hotel and car park is located within the Clean Air Zone. Please check if your vehicle will incur a charge at and ensure any charges are paid within the requested time frame.