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How to get to the University by Car

Please see the traffic updates page for updates about traffic on campus.

From the North

From the M69/M6 interchange (M6 Jct 2) take A46 towards Warwick and Coventry S & E.

After approximately 3.5 miles you will reach Tollbar End roundabout (junction with A45). At the roundabout, follow signs for A45 Birmingham.

After approximately 3 miles you will cross the A429 (Kenilworth Road), half a mile after this junction take the left-hand turn signposted 'University of Warwick'. Follow signs for University of Warwick (and Warwick Arts Centre) across two roundabouts. You are now approaching the University of Warwick from Kirby Corner Road.


From the South East

From M45 Jct 1 take A45 towards Coventry.

After approximately 7 miles you will reach Tollbar End roundabout (junction with A46). Follow signs for A45 Birmingham.

Now follow directions as for arriving from the North.


From the South


From M40 Jct 15 take A46 towards Coventry.

After approximately 8 miles leave A46 at junction signposted 'University of Warwick and Stoneleigh'.

After a further 1.5 miles you will cross the A429 (Kenilworth Road). You are now approaching the University of Warwick from Gibbet Hill Road.


From the West

From M42 Jct 6 take A45 towards Coventry.

After approximately 9 miles you will pass a large Sainsbury store on your left. At the next roundabout (Fire Station on right) take the right-hand exit, signposted 'University and Canley'.

Follow signs for University of Warwick (and Warwick Arts Centre) across two roundabouts. You are now approaching the University of Warwick from Kirby Corner Road.

Alternative Ways to Travel

Why not explore more environmentally-friendly ways of travelling to campus?

 

 

Car

Useful Links:
Traffic News

Car Parking
Campus Car Parking Map
Park & Ride - Departmental Open Days

SatNav References:
Connect your TomTom or Garmin Device to your PC.

For TomTom click:
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For Garmin, download and save the file uow.gpi into the folder on the Garmin's memory card named \Garmin\poi\

Postcodes for SatNav:
University House 
CV4 8UW

Senate House (central campus)
CV4 7AL

Driving Directions from Google: 

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Typical Travel Times to Coventry:
Birmingham: 40mins
Kenilworth: 10mins
Leamington Spa: 20mins
Leicester: 45mins
London: 2hrs
Oxford: 1hr 15mins
Warwick: 20mins

Please allow extra time to travel to campus while the roadworks are taking place.