How to find us

Reach us by car or public transport.

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On a map of Britain, Leeds is at the centre: 300 kilometres from London and almost the same distance from Edinburgh, standing midway between Hull in the east and Liverpool in the west.

Leeds has excellent links to the rest of the UK via the M1 and the A1. An hourly train service reaches London in two hours.


Leeds College of Music
3 Quarry Hill

Enter the postcode LS9 8AH into your Satellite Navigation. 

Our new administrative offices are based at 25 The Calls, Leeds, LS2 7EY.



Leeds City Station, situated on New Station Street, is approximately a 15-20 minute walk from Leeds College of Music. 

There are 2 Leeds CityBus buses that leave from directly outside the train station and will drop you off at the bus station across from the conservatoire. (However, as they loop around the city centre please allow an extra 20 minutes for the journey.) Alternatively you can catch the 4 or 4A regular bus service from the train station. 

National Rail Enquiries
08457 484950


Leeds Central Coach Station is situated on Dyer Street between Quarry Hill and Kirkgate Market, opposite the West Yorkshire Playhouse and just two minutes from Leeds College of Music. Regular services operate from Hull, London and Manchester Airport.

National Express Enquiries
0870 580 8080


Enter the postcode LS9 8AH into your Satellite Navigation.

Leeds is located at the crossroads of the M62 and the M1, and just a few kilometres from the A1.

When entering the city, follow the brown road signs for ‘West Yorkshire Playhouse’ at Quarry Hill, just off the A64 York Road in the centre of Leeds – or you can follow the City Centre Loop signs.

Major attractions, including the West Yorkshire Playhouse, are identified on the Loop signs. The Conservatoire is at Loop Junction 12.


Please note, the conservatoire does not have any car parking space. We recommend that visitors use the NCP multi-storey car park on Harper Street near Leeds Kirkgate Market. Experience Day attendees can pick up vouchers for the NCP car park on the day from our Reception Team, we have agreed a reduced rate of £8 for 24 hours especially for these events.


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Our packed concert season welcomes everyone from global superstars to up-and-coming talents – and Leeds College of Music students are always at the heart of the programme


Participate in our two flagship conferences, the International Festival for Innovations in Music Production and Composition (IFIMPAC) and the Leeds International Jazz Education Conference (LIJEC) 


Choose from our outstanding conference packages, book rehearsal and studio space, and engage our artists and ensembles for your event through the Musicians Booking Service