Getting here


The University of Reading is in a prime location in the South-East of England and has excellent transport links.

Please visit the University getting here page for information about how to get to our campuses via different modes of transport and campus maps.


Parking on campus is limited so we encourage people to use public transport. We are able to offer a limited number of campus parking permits for events but please note this does not guarantee a parking space.

Out of hours parking

Please note that you do not need a permit to park on campus for events held Monday - Friday after 5pm and on weekends. We can recommend the following car parks for their location if your event is in one of the following buildings:

  • Palmer Building 26 - Car Park 2, 3 or 4
  • Henley Business School Building 138 - Car Park 2
  • Park House Building 8 (Meadow Suite, Park House Bar, Blandford's) - Cark Park 9 or 15
  • Cedars Hotel Building 55 - Car Park 15 or 9

Campus maps

Please visit the University campus maps website.


If you are using a sat nav, please use the following postcodes in order to navigate to the appropriate campus:

  • Whiteknights campus: RG6 6UR
  • London Road campus: RG1 5AQ

Google map