Travel to 'Circling the Square'
Directions to and from University Park Campus
By free campus hopper bus service:
The University operates a free Hopper Bus Service between Jubilee Campus, University Park, Sutton Bonington Campus and Royal Derby Hospital Centre. You can view the Hopper Bus timetables online.
All our campuses have cycle parking facilities and those within the City have links to numerous cycle paths.
From Nottingham (approximately 3 miles)
By public bus services:
There are a number of public services that run close to or through our campuses.
Further details on public bus services to The University of Nottingham.
There are taxi ranks throughout the City Centre and immediately adjacent to the main railway and bus stations. The journey to the campus takes about 15 minutes.
From Beeston (approximately 1.5 mile)
For University Park campus, the bus stop closest to the train station is ‘Beeston Rylands, adj Laburnum Grove’ (on Meadow Road) for Trent Barton’s route 18 service.
Alternatively, the more frequent Indigo service operated by Trent Barton goes from ‘Beeston (Notts), opp Queens Road’ (on Station Road) – a 5 minute walk from the train station.
From East Midlands Airport (approximately 10 miles)
From East Midlands Airport you can take the Skylink service, run by Trent Barton, towards the City Centre. Buses leave from outside the Airport Arrivals hall.
You can also walk to the taxi rank on the terminal forecourt and take a direct taxi to the University. The cost of a single/one way journey is approximately £20. Taxis are normally available 24 hours.
From M1 motorway:
Leave the M1 motorway at Junction 25 to join the A52 to Nottingham. Turn right at The Priory roundabout (about 4 miles from M1), then left at next roundabout to enter the University's West Entrance.
Car parking on campus:
Visitors to the University will be required to use the pay and display facilities.
Parking charges for 2014/15 are:
- Up to 30 minutes (free)
- 2 hours (£3.00)
- 4 hours (£5.00)
- All day (£7.00)
Restrictions will apply in some locations.
Using satellite navigation?
When driving to University Park Campus via satellite navigation, please use NG7 2QL as the postcode.
Arriving by plane?
Using the postcode of your destination, find your way here using one of these online route planners:
Campus contact details
telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5151
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 3666