From Nottingham and Beeston
A number of public transport services run close to or through our campuses.
Please see the bus services page for further information on buses to King's Meadow Campus.
The tram line to Toton Lane stops at Gregory Street and NG2 business park, both of which are around 10 minutes’ walk from King’s Meadow Campus. Please see the NET website for further information.
There are taxi ranks throughout the city and immediately adjacent to the main railway and bus stations. The journey to the campus takes approximately 15 minutes.
From East Midlands Airport
From East Midlands Airport you can take the Skylink service towards the City Centre. Alight at Lace Street stop, which is close to the south entrance to University Park Campus, and take the University's free hopper bus service from University Park to King's Meadow Campus. Buses leave from outside the Airport Arrivals hall.
You can also walk to the taxi rank on the terminal forecourt and take a direct taxi to the University. The cost of a single/one way journey is approximately £20. Taxis are normally available 24 hours.
From the south
Take junction 24 off the M1 and follow signs marked A453 Nottingham. Follow signs for A52 Derby and Nottingham onto Clifton Bridge, which goes over the River Trent, and get into the centre lane signposted Lenton Industrial Estate. Go down to the island, turning right signposted Park and Ride. Immediately after the island turn left into Lenton Lane. Follow the road to King's Meadow Campus which is about half a mile on your right.
From the north
Take junction 26 off the M1 following signs marked A610 Nottingham. After passing the petrol station on your right get into the right hand lane and turn right at the lights signposted Ring Road, Derby A6514 (A52) and Queen's Medical Centre. Go straight over the next island heading for Derby A52 then straight on at the lights and at the next island signposted Grantham and Derby A52, M1. Stay on this dual carriageway heading towards Grantham A52 going under the underpass. Do not follow signs for The University of Nottingham. Keep straight on, Queen's Medical Centre is on the left. After going over the flyover get into the left hand lane marked A453 City Centre then turn left after the footbridge, signposted Lenton Lane Industrial Estate. Turn left at the T-junction and King's Meadow Campus is about quarter of a mile on your right.
From the east
Follow signs for Nottingham A52. Turn left at the Gamston Island signposted East Midlands Airport and Queen's Medical Centre. Before the next island get into the left hand lane, following road markings A52 (west). Take the third exit towards Beeston, Clifton, and Wilford. At the next island take the second exit marked M1, A52 Nottingham and Derby, follow signs for City Centre and Industrial Estate, as the road goes over the river get into the centre lane marked Lenton Industrial Estate. Go down to the island, then turn right signposted Park and Ride. Immediately after this island turn left into Lenton Lane. Follow the road and King's Meadow Campus is about half a mile on your right.
From the west
Take junction 25 off the M1 turning left at the motorway island heading towards Nottingham A52. Follow signs for A52 Nottingham. At the ring road turn right towards Grantham A52 going ovre the flyover. Then get into the left hand lane marked A453 City Centre and turn left after the footbridge into Lenton Lane, signposted Lenton Lane Industrial Estate. Turn left at the T-junction and King's Meadow Campus is about quarter of a mile on the right.
From campus to campus
The University provides a free Hopper Bus service which runs from University Park Campus to Jubilee Campus, Sutton Bonington Campus, King's Meadow Campus and Royal Derby Hospital Centre.
Using sat nav?
When driving to King's Meadow Campus via satellite navigation, please use NG7 2NR as the postcode.
Arriving by plane?
Using the postcode of your destination, find your way here using one of these online route planners:
The University of Nottingham
Kings Meadow Campus
telephone: +44 (0)115 951 5151
Cycling to King's Meadow Campus
Use the interactive map of King's Meadow Campus to find cycle parking on campus.
Find out more about cycling facilities available across the University on our Sustainability pages.
Cycle route maps
Find the best cycle route to King's Meadow Campus from across Nottingham and other campuses with our route maps:
Other route maps.