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Richmond building, University of Bradford campus.

Visiting our campus

Getting to the University of Bradford

There a range of different ways you can get to the University of Bradford campus. You can use this page to plan your visit to the University of Bradford.

If you are coming to the University as an international student, find out more about getting settled on campus.

By public transport

There are two railway stations and a bus station within walking distance of the University campus. Bradford Interchange is 15 minutes away by foot, and has a bus and train station. Forster Square railway station is about a 25 minute walk away.

To get the bus to campus from Bradford Interchange, take the 576 Bradford-Halifax bus, which leaves at regular intervals and takes around 5 minutes.

If you're coming from further afield by bus or by train, you can plan your journey using the WY Metro journey planner.

By foot or bike

Our Campus is just a 15 minute walk or a 7 minute cycle away from the city centre. From Centenary Square and City Park, continue towards the Alhambra Theatre. Turn right up Great Horton Road just before the Alhambra. Our Campus is 300 metres up this hill, just beyond Bradford College.

We have showers and a secure cycle store for your convenience.

By car

To find our visitor car park, enter postcode BD7 1DB into your Sat Nav.

For more information about car parking on campus, visit our dedicated parking webpage.

By plane

There are direct regular air services to Leeds Bradford Airport, which is seven miles from the University's campus. Flights into Leeds Bradford Airport are available from various cities around the UK, Ireland and Europe. From the Airport, a half-hourly bus service operates into Bradford. Taxis are also available. 

International flights can also be made into Manchester Airport, which is around 50 miles away from the University.

Campus map

This map shows our campus buildings and facilities.

The toggle on the left-hand side allows you to view:

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Blue badge parking
  • Gender neutral toilets
  • Other facilities including lifts and quiet rooms

Contact us

If you need any support or advice about reaching our campus or visiting the University of Bradford, there are a number of ways to contact us.

Further information

Find out about the wide range of events taking place at the University of Bradford campus.