Car park locations

Leek Road campus


College Road campus

College Road Bus Gate (March 2023):

A new Bus Gate has been installed on College Road, and there will be no access to the College Road site when approaching from Station Road. 

The University's College Road Car Parking will remain accessible as usual however, visitors, colleagues and students will need to access College Road via Beresford Street or Avenue Road. 

Please note that you will no longer be able to turn left when exiting our College Road site as this is where the Bus Gate will be in operation.

Traffic flow on Beresford Street is also being changed to one-way, eastbound only allowing a route down to our College Road site before reaching the Bus Gate.


Stafford Blackheath Lane


Stafford overflow car park

A new overflow car park area is now offered at Beacon Way, Beacon Business Park (St18 0WL). Which is a 10  minute walk to the campus. 


Fenton Manor Sports Complex

A low cost option in Stoke includes the Fenton Manor (ST4 4RR) Car Park which is approximately 20 mins walk away from the campus. The advertised rates in 2019 were £1.20 up to 3 hrs or £6 all day (charge payable to the council by Pay & Display).


Public car parks

A list of public pay and display car parks can be found on

*Please note that due to the location of the campus, next to the River Trent, our car parks may be liable to flooding in extreme weather conditions. The University does not accept any liability for vehicles parked within the car parks. 


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