Photo of the Milenium Bridge in Lancaster


Lancaster is just over two hours from London and Edinburgh on the West Coast Line, and well served by main line rail. The M6 motorway (The backbone of Britain) provides quick and convenient car travel to the length of the country. In just over an hour from Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds you could be exploring our beautiful City.

Lancaster offers a great transport network with superb links between the city, campus and further afield.

Lancaster University is set in 560 acres of beautiful parkland and lies approximately three miles south of the City of Lancaster. The campus is easily accessible via road, rail and bicycle and is within 70 miles of Manchester’s International Airport.

Getting around

Navigate around Lancaster University campus using our interactive map.