Brackenhurst

By bus

Get the NCT 100 bus service from King Street in Nottingham (which is located just off the Market Square). Buses to Brackenhurst leave approximately every 20 minutes and the journey time is about 45 minutes. See Nottingham City Transport’s Online Journey Planner for further details.

A discounted bus pass is also available to all NTU students as part of your Smartcard.

By Bike

Ucycle student bike hire scheme is a great way for students to get around the University campus. Different sized bikes are available to hire for the academic year for just £35 (plus a £60 refundable deposit).

In the Brackenhurst bike compound, in Bramley car park, 20 Pool bikes are available for staff and students to use free of charge Monday-Friday 8.30 am - 5 pm

For more information visit the Ucycle webpages where you can find details on Nottingham cycle maps, NTU shower and cycle compound facilities and Doctor Bike sessions.

By car

Brackenhurst is close to Southwell, approximately 14 miles north of Nottingham city centre. For complete road directions from anywhere in the UK, get directions to NTU. The campus postcode is NG25 0QF. Parking is available in the Bramley car park on site at Brackenhurst Campus.

  • From the North: Exit the M1 at Junction 28 and head towards Mansfield along the A38. Turn right to follow the A617 towards Newark then turn right again onto the A612 towards Southwell. Continue through the town centre, Brackenhurst Campus is located approximately one mile on the left.
  • From the South: Exit the M1 at Junction 24 and follow the A453 Nottingham South, past Nottingham Trent University Clifton campus. Follow the A52 Nottingham Ring Road, signposted A52 Grantham, onto the A6011 then turn right onto the A612 for approximately ten miles. Brackenhurst is located on the right hand side of the road.
  • From the West: Follow the A52 Nottingham Ring Road onto the A6011 then turn right onto the A612 for approximately ten miles. Brackenhurst is located on the right hand side of the road.
  • From the East: Head along the A1, A46 or A17 to Newark then the A617 towards Mansfield before turning onto the A612 to Southwell. Go through the town centre, Brackenhurst Campus is located approximately one mile on the left.

Parking at Brackenhurst

For information on parking permits at the Brackenhurst Campus read the parking permits guidance document.

Nottingham tram
Students walking on the City campus