Athena is located in the heart of England in a vibrant and exciting city.

Stunning art deco architecture and state-of-the-art facilities. Map of Athena

Located in Leicester City Centre, Athena has excellent road and rail links.

By Rail

Athena is within 5 minutes walking distance of Leicester train Station. Direct rail routes go to London (St Pancras), Birmingham and Sheffield.

By Road

Sat-Nav users should enter LE1 1QD as the postcode for Athena.

From the North

(M1 J22). Follow A50 into Leicester. Turn left onto A46. At the roundabout take 3rd exit (A5630). Continue straight ahead untill Ravensbridge Drive. Turn right onto St Margarets Way then left onto Burleys Way. From here follow directions to Athena*

From the South

Take the A5460 into Leicester. At Fosse Park roundabout take 2nd exit (Narborough Road). Continue to the crossroads with King Richards Road. At St Nicholas Circle turn left onto Vaughan Way, which becomes Burleys Way.

*Continue along Burleys Way, over Burleys flyover onto St Matthews Way. At roundabout take the 4th exit (Humberstone Road), then turn left into Rutland Street. Athena is on your left.


We have our own parking located behind Athena which is on a first-come, first-served basis.

By Air

East Midlands Airport

Join the M1 South, andfollow directions fron the North.

Birmingham International Airport

Take the M42 and join the M6 South at junction 7. Exit the M6 at junction 2 and take the M69 to Leicester. At M1/M69 junction follow directions from the South above.

The Venue

Athena is a truly amazing building reflecting the quality of your event.

The Venue

A landmark building combining original features with the latest technology.

Our Location

Athena is located in the heart of England in a vibrant and exciting city.

Our Location