Travelling by car

Map of York

From A19 (Thirsk, Shipton, Skelton, Rawcliffe)

At the roundabout with A1237 (Outer Ring Road), take the second exit and follow directions for the city centre (about two and a half miles). At Bootham Bar traffic lights turn left into Gillygate. Go straight on at the next set of traffic lights, on to Clarence Street. The University entrance is on your right.

From A19 (Selby, Fulford)

Beyond Fulford Barracks, fork right into Cemetery Road following directions for the District Hospital. When the city walls are directly ahead, turn right and follow the Inner Ring Road signs to Lord Mayor's Walk.  Turn right at the traffic lights at the far end of Lord Mayor's Walk, on to Clarence Street and the main University entrance is on your right.

From A64 (Leeds)

Fork left onto the A1036 (signposted York West). Continue into the centre for about 3 miles. At the traffic lights immediately after the Odeon cinema, turn left and follow the Inner Ring Road signs past the station. After crossing the over the bridge turn left at the traffic lights. Keep in the right hand lane past the Theatre Royal and at the traffic lights, go straight on into Gillygate. Go straight on at the next set of traffic lights, on to Clarence Street. The University entrance is on your right.

 

From A64 (Scarborough)

At the roundabout with A1237 take the second exit. At the next roundabout take the first exit onto Malton Road, then the second exit at the next roundabout. At the next roundabout take the third exit onto Heworth Green. Take the second exit at the next roundabout onto Monkgate. At the traffic lights turn right into Lord Mayor's Walk. At the traffic lights at the end of Lord Mayor's Walk turn right, on to Clarence Street. The University entrance is on your right.

From A59 (Harrogate, Upper Poppleton)

At the roundabout with A1237, turn left onto the Outer Ring Road. Continue to the roundabout with the A19 and turn right. Follow directions as above for A19 Thirsk.

From A1079 (Hull)

Drive towards the city centre, turning right at Walmgate Bar traffic lights. Follow the Inner Ring Road signs to Lord Mayor's Walk. Turn right at the traffic lights at the far end of Lord Mayor's Walk, on to Clarence Street and the main University entrance is on your right.