Getting to West of England University

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The West of England University is a thriving multi-site higher education institution with campuses in both Bristol and nearby Gloucester, all of which cater to over 30,000 students and staff.

If you’re looking to travel to and from one of the five campuses, rest assured there are numerous options to consider. From trains and buses to cycling and car sharing, we’ve outlined the easiest and most affordable ways to make your daily commute to and from the West of England University. 

How to get to Frenchay Campus

Bus: The following First Bus routes run from the city centre to campus: 18, X18, 70, 71, 72, X5, X74, 81, 319
Train: Both the Bristol Parkway and Filton Abbey Wood stations are within a short bus journey of campus.
Cycling: Check out these recommended cycle routes to and from Frenchay Campus
Car: Post code for sat nav: BS16 1QY

How to get to Glenside Campus

Bus: The 5 and 81 First Bus routes provide a regular service to and from the city centre. 
Cycling: You can view a map of suggested cycle routes here
Car: Sat nav post code: BS16 1DD

How to get to Bower Ashton Campus

Bus: The First Bus X2 route departs from Bristol Bus Station in the heart of the city, offering easy access to and from campus.
Cycling: Heading to campus by bike? You can view a map of suggested routes here.
Car: Pop the following postcode into your sat nav: BS3 2JT

How to get to UWE Gloucester and Hartpury Campus

Bus: Stagecoach’s number 10 route can be used to travel between campus and Gloucester city centre. 
Train: Gloucester train station is centrally located and within walking distance of the relevant bus to campus.
Car: Sat nav postcode: GL19 3BE

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