Travelling to Brunel

Brunel University is based on a self-contained campus in Uxbridge, on the western edge of London.
You can find us here:


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Brunel University
Kingston Lane
Tel: +44 (0)1895 274000
Fax: + 44 (0)1895 232806

By Underground (London Transport)

Uxbridge is located at the west end of the Picadilly and Metropolitan lines.
Take the westbound Metropolitan Line to Uxbridge (approximately 40 mins from Baker Street station).
Or take the westbound Piccadilly Line to Uxbridge (approximately 45-50 mins from Earl’s Court station)
You can then take a taxi or bus to the Brunel campus. Alternatively you can walk to the campus, using the 1-mile walking route shown below.
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By Rail

West Drayton (First Great Western Link) is the nearest mainline station, approximately 1.5 miles from the campus.
Services run from London Paddington (approximately 20 mins journey time) or from the West (Bristol). From West Drayton station take one of the following buses towards Uxbridge: 222 (alight Cowley Road), U5 (alight Station Road), or U3 (alight Cleveland Road).
West Ruislip Station (Chiltern Railways) is the mainline service from London Marylebone (approximately 20 mins journey time) and the North (Aylesbury, Banbury and Birmingham) and is approximately 4 miles from the campus.
From West Ruislip Station take the U1 bus (towards Hillingdon Hospital) and alight Kingston Lane.

By Bus

From Uxbridge bus station (next to underground station):
U3 (alight Cleveland Road)
U1 to West Drayton, U4 and U7 (alight Kingston Lane)
222 and U5 (alight Cowley Road and use path via Zone A – see campus map)
From Heathrow Central:
A10 Heathrow Fast, every 15 minutes, journey time approx 25 minutes (alight Hillingdon Road and use river footpath to campus)
From West Drayton railway station:
U3 (alight Cleveland Road)
U1 (alight Kingston Lane)
222 (alight Cowley Road and use path via Zone A – see campus map)

Walking from Uxbridge Town Centre

The walk from Uxbridge to Brunel (shown in red on map below) is approximately one mile.
From the main exit of Uxbridge tube station, take the road almost directly in front in you (between HSBC and the Old Market building) into Windsor Street.
At the bottom of Windsor Street, turn left and cross the dual carriageway via the light-controlled crossing.
Bear left and then walk straight on into Whitehall Road.
It is then a 15-minute walk along Whitehall Road and over the crossroads onto Cleveland Road. The University Reception is in the Wilfred Brown Building on the left, opposite the pond.

By Car

Parking on the campus and in the local area is very restricted. Barriers control access to the site and all vehicles must display a valid permit.
Entry is via Kingston Lane only. On arrival, visitors may apply for a permit for the day from the main Reception Desk in the Wilfred Brown Building.
In addition, pay-and-display parking is available on site near Reception. Clamping is in operation for illegally parked vehicles.
More information on car parking
Sat Nav users: please enter the road address (Kingston Lane) instead of the postcode to ensure you are directed to the main entrance of the University. Using just the postcode will take you to a road with no access to the campus.
From the M4: Leave M4 at Junction 4 and follow signs to Uxbridge (A408). Straight across first set of traffic lights, continue on A408, crossing four roundabouts. Turn right at the next set of major traffic lights.
Continue ahead to next set of lights and, almost immediately take the right filter lane at second set of traffic lights into Station Road. Continue straight on into Church Road and take the first exit at a mini-roundabout into Pield Heath Road.
Turn left into Kingston Lane and left into the University at the roundabout. To reach reception follow the ringroad clockwise to the western side of the campus.
From the A40/M40: At Swakeleys Roundabout take B483 exit to Uxbridge. Follow signs across two mini-roundabouts. At major roundabout bear left onto A4020 (Brunel sign), straight ahead at the first lights, then almost immediately take second right filter turn onto Kingston Lane (signposted Brunel).
The main entrance to Brunel is right at the next roundabout. follow signs for Main Reception as you enter the campus.
From the M25: (From north or south) Join M40 or M4 then see above.
Access by car for registered disabled visitors
Disabled parking bays are available at various locations around the campus. Please collect a permit from Main Reception, Wilfred Brown Building, on arrival.

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