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Easily accessible by air, road and rail, Selsdon Park is close to South and East Croydon Stations and a short drive from both Gatwick and Heathrow International airports. East Croydon is a mere 3.7 miles down the road, while the bustle of central London is 13 miles away.

A location map for Selsdon Park can be found online here

By air 
Nearest airport: Gatwick International airport
25 minutes from Gatwick International airport
Two other airports are also within easy reach:
45 minutes from Heathrow International Airport
40 minutes from London City Airport

By train
Nearest station: East Croydon station
Selsdon Park is easily reached from four mainline stations including East Croydon which is 3.7 miles away (and 12 minutes direct to London Victoria). For information contact National Rail Enquiries (tel: +44 (0)8457 484950).

By car
Satellite navigation co-ordinates: 51.339008, -0.061664 (post code CR2 8YA)

At Junction 6 on the M25, take the A22 exit to Godstone/Caterham/Westerham/A25
At Godstone Interchange, take the 1st exit onto Godstone Hill/A22 leading to London /Croydon/Caterham. Continue to follow A22
Continue along the Caterham bypass until you come to a large round about (Anne Summers) and take the 3rd exit and follow signs A22 towards Whyteleaf/Croydon
Continue to mini roundabout and take 3rd exit up the hill and under the bridge onto B270
Turn left onto the B264 towards Croydon onto Tithepit Shaw Lane
At the top of the road follow the right hand bend and continue to the end, turning left onto Limpsfield Road (B269)
Follow the road straight, going over mini roundabouts and passing Waitrose on your right until you come to a large round about
Take the 3rd Exit onto Addington Road (A2022)
Selsdon Park is on the right opposite Upper Selsdon Road, Indicate right prior to the traffic lights

Parking at Selsdon Park
Parking is extensive and free for guests of the hotel, conference venue and leisure club.

Shuttle bus
The hotel can provide a courtesy bus from and to the local train station; please note that the mini bus must be booked in advance. You must state the title of the conference - Anglo-French Physical Acoustics Conference 2014 (AFPAC) - when booking. To view the schedule pickup timesand contact telephone please click here

You can plan your route online using one of the free route planners - examples are The AA or The RAC


Citizens of the European Union do not need a visa to enter Britain. If you are from any other country, find out about visa requirements before you travel by visiting

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline EXTENDED:
    16 December 2013
  • Early registration deadline:
    12 December 2013
  • Registration deadline:
    7 January 2014

Latest news

Abstract submission deadline extended to 16 December 2013