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City Campus

University of Bradford
Richmond Road

Getting here

By road

Bradford is connected to the motorway network by the M62 and M606, which we recommend you use if arriving from the south, east or west. Use the A629/A650 via Skipton if arriving from the north-west, or the A1 or A19 if arriving from the north-east.

Sat Nav postcode - use BD7 1AZ

By public transport

If you’re getting the bus to Bradford, or arriving by train at Forster Square or Bradford Interchange, You can plan your journey here using the WY Metro journey planner.

The University is 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre. Go through City Park and continue past the Alhambra Theatre up Great Horton Road. Campus is about 300 metres up this hill, just beyond the College.


For staff and students

For visitors

Visitor parking permits can be issued for short (3 hours or less) or all day (longer than 3 hours) parking. Visitors should visit the reception desk in Richmond Building (unless otherwise directed by the person/department they are visiting) to obtain a visitor parking permit.

The short-term visitor car park can be accessed from the University entrance on Great Horton Road. The postcode for sat navs is BD7 1AZ.

Permits for this car park will only be available from Richmond Reception. If the visitor's car park is full, security will direct visitors to an alternate car park, or the nearest pay and display car park.

DHEZ (Academic) visitors will be directed to the DHEZ Academic visitor parking bays on Longside Lane.

All visitors must obtain and display a valid parking permit clearly in the windscreen of their vehicle within 15 minutes of parking.

If you're visiting us for an Open Day, Applicant Experience Day, conference or an event there may be specific parking arrangements in place. Please contact the organisers for details.

Car parking policy

If you require this information in an alternative format, please contact our team.

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