York St John University
Find and contact us
Plan your visit to our campus using the links below for advice and information, and contact us using the details at the bottom of the page.
Whether you are visiting for a special event or just want to take a look around, we will be happy to welcome you to our campus.
Start your visit at the De Grey building reception where our team will be happy to answer any questions. Food and drink are available in several locations around campus, and you can explore our modern facilities and historic buildings.
Please note that York St John University is a no smoking campus.
Our current opening times are:
Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.00pm
Find out how to get to our York campus by your preferred mode of transport.
Our campus is located on the edge of the city walls in the centre of York, around a 1 mile walk from York train station. You can find walking directions to our campus on Google Maps:
Because of our city centre location, York St John has very limited on-campus parking and therefore can only be used by blue badge holders. York has several nearby public car parks that can be used. The 3 car parks below are the shortest distance to campus.
- Union Terrace car park YO31 7ES
- Monk Bar car park YO31 7QR
- Bootham Row car park YO31 7BP
These car parks are pay and display.
A park and ride service is available to get into York city centre.
The city of York is on the main line running between London and Edinburgh providing regular trains through the city. The York St John University main campus is 1 mile from York train station.
York is served by two major airports: Manchester Airport and Leeds Bradford Airport. There are regular flights from a range of European and International cities. Manchester Airport is approximately 2 hours from York St John by train or by road. Leeds Bradford Airport is approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes from York St John by road.