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Most University of Bristol buildings are clustered together on the campus, as shown on the map below. Follow links within the balloon

Most University of Bristol buildings are clustered together on the campus, as shown on the map below. Follow links within the balloon pop-ups for directions, or visit our how to get here page. We also have some maps to print.

General travel enquiries

Tel: +44 (0)117 92 89000

Staff and student travel

Email: transport-plan@bristol.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)117 33 17817

Map editorial

Email: communications-team@bristol.ac.uk

How to get here

Bus

FirstGroup operate the majority of local buses in Bristol. Use their bus search facility or the Bristol route map to plan your journey. Services to the University include:

  • The 9 and 72 bus services from Bristol Temple Meads train station run a combined frequency of every 15 minutes at peak times and stop at Tyndall Avenue on the University campus. The journey takes about 20-30 minutes.
  • The number 8 service from Bristol Temple Meads train station runs at least every 10 minutes at peak times and stops by The Berkeley pub on Queen’s Road opposite the Wills Memorial Building before heading towards the Richmond Building (Students’ Union) and Clifton village. The journey takes about 20-30 minutes.
  • The 1, 2, 3, 4, 624, N7, U5 and X14 services all stop in the Park Street, Triangle, Whiteladies Road area a couple of minutes walk from the University.
  • Wessex Red’s 16 university bus service connects the Stoke Bishop halls of residences with the University campus and city centre.

Car

The M4 and M5 motorways put both London and Birmingham within a two-hour drive, while the M32 allows direct access from the M4 to the heart of the city.

Directions to the University campus from the M32 (also available as a Google Map)

  • Exit the M4 at junction 19 marked for the M32
  • Follow the M32 southwest into Bristol
  • Continue onto the A4032
  • Continue straight onto Bond Street / A4044
  • At St. James Barton roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Marlborough Street / B4051
  • Continue to follow B4051
  • Turn right at Woodland Road
  • At the top of the hill is a crossroads. Turn right into Tyndall Avenue
  • Senate House (the University’s central administration building) is the tall building on the corner

If travelling from the South and South West, the A4, A38 and A37 provide direct access to the city centre (see Google map for A4, Bath Road).

Postcode

SatNav users should enter the postcode BS8 1TH (Senate House).

Parking

There are multistorey car parks about ten minutes’ walk from the main campus as shown on our Campus map and key (PDF, 478kB). University visitors that require disabled parking should contact the department they are visiting to book a space.

Park and ride

There are three Park and ride services that operate in and Bristol:

Coach

Coaches from a range of UK cities arrive and depart from Bristol Bus and Coach Station on Marlborough Street in the centre of Bristol. During term time, National Express coaches from London also stop at the Stoke Bishop student residences.