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University of Cardiff

University of Cardiff
University of Cardiff

Glamorgan Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff, Wales. CF10 3WT Telephone: +44(0) 2920 874000

Getting Here

By Road

Cardiff is served by the M4 and is easily accessible from all parts of Britain.

Car Parking
The Cathays Park campus

Car parking in the University car parks is extremely limited and a permit is required. However, there are several public car parks located close to the University, all of which are marked on the interactive map. There is also pay and display car parking available on Park Place and within the civic centre (along College Road, City Hall Road, King Edward VII Avenue and Museum Avenue). This typically costs around £3.50 for three hours. Payment is by coin or debit/credit card. Parking in the North Road car park is £5.00 per day. (Charges for city centre multi-storey car parks vary considerably, up to £12 per day.)

By Rail

High speed inter-city trains provide frequent services between all major British cities. The Cardiff-London service, from London Paddington, runs at 30 minute intervals throughout the day.

Frequent services also connect Cardiff with Bristol, Birmingham, Southampton, Manchester, Liverpool and with many other cities and towns.

Cardiff is also served by regular coach services from towns and cities across the UK. From Cardiff Central Station there is a frequent train service which stops at Cathays Station (located on the Cathays Park campus). Local bus services also operate from Cardiff Central Station.

The Cathays Park campus – The No 27 service leaves Hayes Bridge Road every 10 minutes throughout the day.


By Air

Cardiff International Airport is 11 miles from the city centre.

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