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Magna is located in the heart of South Yorkshire, conveniently positioned in the centre of the UK. Just five minutes from the M1 Junction 33/34 and Meadowhall Shopping Centre with it’s bustling regional rail and bus network. Five minutes by train to Sheffield City Centre, the UK’s 6th largest city.

  • M1 Junction 34 on our doorstep
  • 400 free onsite car parking spaces
  • Two railway stations close by
  • One mile from Meadowhall shopping and leisure destination
  • 30 minute drive to the nearest international airport
  • Established network of preferred hotels in the local area

Meadowhall – Shop the latest high street and designer fashions, browse the extensive beauty offering for both products and indulgent spa services, and let the 230 stores inspire your gift ideas. And, with The Oasis Dining Quarter you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to dining. Meadowhall is the region’s favourite shopping destination.


On foot

Located at Magna Way, Rotherham, S60 1FD with pedestrian access available from Sheffield Road, Rotherham S60 1DX.

By Car

We have lots of FREE onsite parking for up to 400 cars and 40 coaches.

Magna is located on Magna Way, Rotherham, S60 1FD.

Pedestrian access is available from Sheffield Road, S60 1DX.

If you are travelling using a sat nav then the postcode S60 1FD will bring you on to Magna Way, after which Magna is the big, black building straight ahead.

From the M1 take Junction 33 if you are travelling from the south and Junction 34 if you are travelling from the north. Magna is about one mile from Meadowhall Shopping Centre. 

By Bus

The new X1 Steel Link service drops visitors right outside Magna, up to every 10 mins.   Travelling from Sheffield City Centre, you can catch the X1 Steel Link from bus stops on Eyre Street (ES3), Castle Street (CG22) and Arundel Gate (CS3).  From areas around Sheffield, travel on your local bus to the city centre and then jump on the X1 Steel Link at your most convenient stop.  

The X1 Steel Link travels from Maltby through Rotherham, picking up at the Interchange stand B4, and on to Magna. Taking only 5 mins, travelling to Magna couldn’t be easier from Meadowhall Interchange stand C3 on the X1 Steel Link. 

By Coach

If you are travelling by National Express coaches, alight at Sheffield Interchange or Meadowhall and take the X1 bus route, as detailed below.

The nearest Supertram stops are at Carbrook and Meadowhall. You can then take a short walk to the X1 bus stops, and this bus service stops right outside Magna.

By Train

The most convenient train stations to use are Rotherham Central, Sheffield and Meadowhall.

From either of these stations you are advised to take the X1 bus service direct to Magna. From Sheffield station walk to Sheffield Interchange (about 4 mins) to catch the bus. From Rotherham Central, turn right out of the station into the bus station and take the X1 bus (stop B4). 

By Air

Doncaster Sheffield Airport (Robin Hood Airport) is the closest airport to Magna and can be reached in 25-30 minutes, serving over 40 destinations across Europe with airlines Flybe and WizzAir.  International connectivity is also available through hub airports including Paris, Amsterdam, Berlin, and Dusseldorf.  Flights from the US are also available with a connection through Dublin.  The airport offers great value and convenient parking, a comfortable premium lounge, and car hire is also available at the airport terminal.  The Ramada Doncaster Airport hotel is within walking distance from the airport too. For information on how to get to and from the airport click here.

National Express

Travel South Yorkshire

Stagecoach Supertram

National Rail

Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Our location

For any further queries on our location or access to Magna, please click here to contact our events team.