Car parking


There are a number of car parks available for visitors, staff and students throughout our campuses.

If you can't find what you're looking for on this page, further information on parking for staff, students and contractors is available on the Estate Office website.

You can also email the Parking team

Car parking

Car parking



Visitor parking

If you are visiting the campus temporarily, then you should park in one of the pay and display car parks on campus. These car parks are highlighted on the campus maps below. You can also ask the advice of the Gatehouse staff when you enter one of our campuses. There are also disabled car parking spaces available.

Parking permits

There are a number of permits available to staff, students, associates, contractors and residents. Day vouchers may also be issued and parking for events may be catered for by contacting the parking team.


Campus maps

The following printable PDF maps indicate where Pay and Display visitor car parking and disabled car parking are available.

Maps and directions to The University of Nottingham campuses.

Alternatives to parking on University Park Campus

Those seeking an alternative to parking on University Park may wish to consider parking at another site and walking or using the hopper bus to travel to University Park.


From King’s Meadow Campus there's a bus every 30 minutes (route 902), with the first bus leaving KMC at 7.55am and the last bus leaving University Park at 6.15pm.

King's Meadow Campus 902 hopper bus timetable 2014/15

Alternatively, car parking is available at University property at 522 Derby Road and available for all permit holders to use. From Derby Road car park it’s a ten minute walk to the eastern side of University Park or the Jubilee hopper bus (route 903) passes every 30 minutes (nearest bus stop is on Triumph Road). 

Cycle to work

For those seeking an alternative to driving to campus, the University runs a cycle hire schemeCycle to Work schemes and offers various schemes for staff to purchase travel passes through payroll.

University of Nottingham

University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5151
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 3666
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