Agritech Business Centre
Conference Centre

Opening Hours

Rothamsted Conference Centre – Monday to Friday 9:00am – 6:00pm

Rothamsted Restaurant – Monday to Friday 9:00am – 3:00pm

  • Rothamsted Enterprises
    West Common
    AL5 2JQ
  • +44 (0)1582 938500
  • [javascript protected email address]

Serviced by excellent transport links, Rothamsted is just 10 minutes from London Luton International Airport and 25 minutes from London St Pancras International.

By Road

Harpenden is about 7 miles north of the M25 London Orbital Motorway and close to Junctions 9/10 of the M1. From the M1:

– Take J9, follow the signs to Redbourn
– Go past the Hertfordshire County Showground on your right
– At the roundabout take the first exit (left) and follow the B487 until the next roundabout
– At the roundabout take the first exit (left) onto the A1081, Rothamsted

Enterprises is signposted on your left.

By Rail

Harpenden is 28 mins by train from London St Pancras International (adjoined with London Kings Cross).

Taxis are available on arrival at Harpenden station.
Rothamsted Enterprises is approximately 10 minutes’ walk from the station. Please follow directions below.

By Air

The closest international airports are Luton, Heathrow and Stansted.

From Luton, take the coach to Luton Airport Parkway train station and take the train line direct to Harpenden. From Heathrow take a Piccadilly Line underground train towards Cockfosters to St Pancras International and take the train line direct to Harpenden. From Stansted, travel by train into London and then onto St Pancras International. Alternatively, take the coach from Stansted to Luton Airport, take the bus to Luton Airport Parkway train station, then take the train to Harpenden.

Luton Airport is 20 mins from Rothamsted Enterprises.

London Gatwick Airport is a 1-hour 15mins train journey from Harpenden station.

London Heathrow and London Stansted airports are approximately an hour’s drive from Rothamsted Enterprises (dependent on traffic conditions).


There is plenty of free parking at Rothamsted Enterprises. Please follow the signs for visitor’s car parking.

Please report to the Conference Centre reception on arrival unless otherwise directed.