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Travelling to Southampton

Located on the South coast of England, the University of Southampton is in the top 100 Universities worldwide*.

Highfield is the main campus and the heart of the University. Set in beautiful green surroundings, it’s easily accessible from the city centre, rail stations and airport.

Getting here

Getting here

Download maps, find directions and travel information.

Glen Eyre

Glen Eyre Halls of Residence

Glen Eyre is a large self-catered halls complex with over 2200 rooms split into several blocks. Though it is our largest site, each individual hall retains its own character and sense of community.


Southampton City

Located on the south coast in the county of Hampshire, Southampton is a friendly and diverse city, from bustling shops and marinas to areas of outstanding natural beauty.

Getting around in Southampton


Unilink buses offer a number of routes to and from the University of Southampton and charge simple, flat-rate bus fares.

Southampton bus services


There are a wide choice of taxi companies to choose from. A selection are listed here.

Radio Taxis

Southampton Airport Taxis

West Quay Taxis

Southampton Taxis

Rail Stations

Southampton Airport Parkway

Southampton Central

Visa Information

Information about traveling to the UK can be found here. International registrants should be particularly aware and careful about Visa requirements and should plan travel well in advance.



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