How to find us
The Food and Environment Research Agency (Fera) is in Sand Hutton approximately 7 miles (11km) northeast of York. The city of York is about 230 miles (370km) north of London.
To view a map of where Fera is located please use the following link:
York is on the East Coast mainline and is served by frequent trains from London. The journey time is approximately two hours. In addition, York can be reached by direct rail services from many other cities in the UK.
- National Rail Enquiries: 08457 48 49 50
- National Rail Enquiries from overseas: +44(0)20 7278 5240
- Website: www.nationalrail.co.uk
The journey time from York railway station to Fera is approximately 30 minutes at most. Local taxis may be contacted on: +44 (0) 1904 623332.
The journey time from Malton railway station to Fera takes approximately 20 minutes. Local taxis may be contacted on: +44 (0) 1653 696969.
The nearest airport to Fera is Leeds/Bradford. As well as many direct international flights into Leeds Bradford, there are also internal flights from Aberdeen, Glasgow, Southampton, Bristol, Exeter, Belfast and Dublin airports.
The journey time from Leeds-Bradford Airport by road is around 50 minutes. A taxi to Leeds railway station will take around 30 minutes and a further 40 minutes to York by train. For further information, visit http://www.leedsbradfordairport.co.uk/
In addition, there are direct trains to York from Manchester Airport (see http://www.manchesterairport.co.uk
Fera is located close to the A64 about 7 miles/11km north east of York.
Buses on several routes pass close to Fera on the A64:
- 840: Leeds - York - Whitby
- 843: Leeds - York - Scarborough
- 845: Leeds - York - Bridlington
For additional information on reaching Fera by bus:
- Visit: www.yorkshiretravel.net
- Call: 0870 608 2 608