Travel Information

How to get to York 

By Train

York is on the main East Coast Line from London King’s Cross to Edinburgh. Fast trains leave from both north and south at frequent intervals. There is also a direct service across the Pennines between York, Leeds and Manchester Airport.

By Bus

From York Station Avenue take bus number 30, 30X, 31, 31X in the direction of Shipton. The bus ride takes around 15 minutes.

By Air

The nearest international airports are Leeds-Bradford airport and Manchester airport. There is a direct rail link between York and Manchester airport. See By Bus above or By Taxi below to get to the Heslington East campus.

By Taxi

Taxis are always waiting outside the station – the journey takes about 15 minutes and costs in the region of £7 – £8. Some local taxi firms are:

Streamline Taxis +44 1904 545454
Ace Taxis +44 1904 470311
Ebor Taxis +44 1904 641441
Fleetways Taxis +44 1904 365365
Station Taxis +44 1904 623332