The City Campus is home to the University's Worcester Business School, The Hive library, Jenny Lind building and the McClelland Health and Wellbeing Centre.
The University of Worcester
- By Foot
If arriving by train the walk from Worcester Foregate Street station to the City Campus takes approximately 5 minutes. When exiting the station turn right along Foregate Street, after 200m turn left down Castle Street. The City Campus will be on your left after 200m. To help find your way you can download a directional map.
- By Bicycle
The City Campus is easily reached by local and national cycle routes and has many cycle parking facilities on campus. Use the cycle route journey planner to help work out your route.
There are Sheffield-type hoop cycle parking facilities to lock your bike to on campus. Showers and lockers are available at all campuses.
Please see our Facilities for Cyclists campus map to see all cycle parking locations. On this map the location and opening hours of the bike shop can also be found. Students and staff can apply for secure cycle storage.
- By Car
Worcester is served by the M5 motorway and is accessible from Junctions 6 and 7. Under normal traffic conditions all University campuses can be reached in 15-20 minutes from Junction 7. The University is clearly signposted once you come off at Junction 7.
City Campus: WR1 3AS
The City Campus does not have a car park of its own but is surrounded by several council run car parks ranging from 60p-90p per hour depending on which car park you use.
The Moors car park (WR1 3ED) is a short walk from the City Campus, there is also limited parking at the Jenny Lind building. To help find your way have a look at the City Campus Map.
Student car parking permits are available, for pricing and information please visit the Student car parking information page.
- By Rail
Worcester is served by two train stations:
Worcester Foregate Street – is a 5 minute walk from the City Campus.
Worcester Shrub Hill - is a 10 minute walk from the City Campus or 5 minutes by taxi.
Approximate travel times:
Birmingham New Street - 50 minutes
Bristol Temple Meads - 1 hour 20 minutes
Cardiff Central - 1 hour 50 minutes
Exeter Central - 3 hours 25 minutes
London Paddington - 2 hours 20 minutes
Manchester Piccadilly - 2 hours 30 minutes
- By Bus
The numbers 31, 31B, and 31E Henwick Park Services operated by First travel connect the City Campus to all university campuses via the City Centre Bus Station which is very close to the City Campus. Download the bus routes map for more detail.
Service updates and timetable information on this service is available. Additionally Network West Midlands helps you plan your journey and find out when the next bus service will be arriving at the University of Worcester.
National Express Coaches serve the city of Worcester, arriving into Worcester Bus Station which is situated in the Crowngate Shopping Centre in the City Centre.
The 31B UniShuttle runs every 10 minutes from 8am to 8.15pm Monday to Friday with the 31 and 31B.
You can catch the direct 31B from the Bus Station every 10 and 40 minutes past the hour from 9am. Even though the last UniShuttle leaves the Bus Station at 17.40 the 31 and 31E buses continue until 19:47 (23:17 on Friday and Saturday)
Travelling by bus can cost as little as 60p per journey with a 10-journey ticket (£6) which can be purchased 'on bus' only from the driver when university students present their student ID cards. These 10-journey tickets are valid on the service 31 group (31/A/B/C/E) only. Alternatively you can buy a £1 single ticket from the driver.