Plan your journey and what to pack

Whether Lancaster is a short road trip or a long haul flight away, here is all the information you need to pack your suitcases and make your way to campus.

How to get to Lancaster

Information on how to get to the University campus is available on our Maps and Travel page. It includes sections on road, air, rail, bus and cycle travel.

If you are an international student you can find information about immigration and how to travel between UK airports and campus at our International webpages.

And if you simply can't wait to get here and begin enjoying life at Lancaster, maybe this virtual campus tour will help keep you going.

What to pack

Are you planning to live on campus? Our accommodation is fully furnished but you will need to bring some personal items. Here is a list of what’s provided, and what you will need to bring. You can also find some tips from current students in this countdown of what they found most useful.