Travel to campus and parking
In The City accommodation you’re near to campus and everything you need is close by.
Campus is within easy walking distance of all The City accommodation. Walking times will vary depending on where you are staying and which bit of campus you're heading to, but nowhere is more than a few minutes away. If you're staying in Opal Court and studying in the George Davies Centre, it's literally 260m from door to door!
Although you won’t need to get the bus to campus, there are bus routes all over the city and county - great for exploring. Annual and term-time season tickets are available.
Leicester is a cycle-friendly city, so it’s easy to get around on two wheels. There’s bike racks available in The City accommodation as well as an underground bike store on campus.
If you don't have your own bike, you can hire one from a new city-wide 'Boris-bike'-style scheme which is scheduled to launch in autumn 2019.
There is no parking at The City accommodation. In The City accommodation everything you need is in walking distance and Leicester has good public transport. It’s worth bearing in mind that there is no student parking on campus.