Plan your journey to #ALBA23, as we welcome the veterinary community back to Falkirk — home of the famous Kelpies and Falkirk Wheel

hrs from London
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hotel rooms

Where to find us

Macdonald Inchyra Hotel & Spa,

Grange Road,




Venue & Parking

Macdonald Inchyra Hotel provides an idyllic location to host our annual small animal veterinary conference, right at the heart of Central Scotland — located midway between Edinburgh and Glasgow.

On arrival to the car park, please use the  Function Suite Entrance (located to the left of the hotel entrance), and sign in at the registration desk to collect your badge and lanyard.

There is ample complimentary  parking onsite  for conference guests to use during their visit to #ALBA23

The hotel is accessible for wheelchair users, but please be aware that there are steps at the Function Suite Entrance, as well as between the registration area and the Menteith Suite (exhibition hall).

Please contact the Congress Team if you would like to discuss accessibility and alternative entrances that may used during your visit.

E: | T: +44(0)1452 726720

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Travelling to and around Falkirk

With excellent road and rail links from across the UK, as well as two international airports, it couldn't be easier to reach us! 

By road:

5 minutes from M9 junction 5 (Sat Nav: FK2 0YB). Less than 30 minutes by road/taxi from Edinburgh train station

By rail:

The nearest station to the venue is Polmont Station , with services calling from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Falkirk - Scotrail , Traveline Scotland and Trainline have full details of rail links to the area

If travelling to the venue via Polmont train station and you need to book a taxi , two local taxi companies are listed below:

Bruce Taxis: 01324 636 000 | Express Taxis: 01324 622100

By air:

20 minutes from Edinburgh Airport (16 miles), or an hour from Glasgow Airport (40 miles)

Discover Falkirk

Extend your stay or make the most of the evenings after lectures have ended, and explore Falkirk and the surrounding area! 

Falkirk is home to two of the world’s most unique attractions which are transforming the Scottish landscape: The Falkirk Wheel, and The Helix Park ‘Home of the Kelpies’.

Find out more, and plan your visit!

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