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How to find the University

Click here for the interactive map of the campus - we are in Zone 2, the yellow zone!

By car

Take the York ring road to the junction with the A19 or A1079/A166. The University is signposted from these junctions. There is no charge for parking in the evening and at weekends.

Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall & Rymer Auditorium: follow the signs for Wentworth College and Biology at the roundabout at the top of University Road. Take the first turning on the left to Car Park D and follow the footpath signs to Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall for daytime opening or to Concerts & Evening Box Office when coming to evening concerts.

Central Hall: follow the signs for Campus Central car park off University Road and from the car park follow the footpath signs to Central Hall.  If the Central car park is full, please use one of the alternatives shown on the map below.

Parking:  there is no charge for concert audiences after 6.00pm or at the weekend; at other times, please use pay and display facilities at Campus Central or Campus North car parks.  If you come to the Box Office in the afternoon, you may use one of the limited number of free, short-stay spaces in the car park in front of the Information Centre in Market Square.

By bus

First York service no. 66 leaves the railway station approximately every ten minutes during the day taking around 20 minutes to get to the University; evening buses run approximately every 15 minutes from campus. The route goes through the city centre via Merchantgate and Heslington Road.  There are bus stops (marked B on the campus map below) on University Road for both halls.

Contact York Bus Information (01904 551400) for full details of times and route, or see

On foot

The campus is about 20 minutes' walk from the city centre.

For more information about travel

go to:

Local area map

Map of York


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