University of Leeds
Tel: 0113 243 1751
The School of Education at the University of Leeds is recognised as one of the very best in the UK for its research and teaching excellence. In terms of world leading research, 90% of our research impact case studies were deemed ‘Very Considerable’ or ‘Outstanding’ for impact in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014).
Transport to Leeds
The University campus is a pleasant 15 minute walk from Leeds city station. Just follow the directions below:
Come out of the station into City square; with the Queens Hotel behind you, walk straight up Park Row. Continue up Park Row until the first major junction. Cross straight over The Headrow and continue up Cookridge Street. At the next set of lights go straight on passing Millennium Square on your left and Leeds City Museum on your right.
Turn left on to Woodhouse Lane, a busy main road. You’ll pass Leeds Beckett University on your left and our University campus begins in another 50 metres or so, on your left.
Leeds station connects us with all major UK cities and has a fast and efficient London service. For train information and timetables visit the National Rail Enquiries website.
There are number of excellent bus services in Leeds. Visit the West Yorkshire Metro website and First Leeds for timetables and general information.
There is also a city bus which stops at the bus and train stations and the southern end of campus (near the back of Leeds General Infirmary A&E) every 10 minutes from 6.30 am – 7.30 pm Monday to Saturday.
Visit the National Express Coaches website for details.
If you are using satellite navigation our address details for the main entrance to our site are:
University of Leeds
(street listing can appear as Cavendish Road in some navigation systems)
Leeds is linked to the M1 and M62. There is no parking on campus, and we are also committed to reducing our carbon emissions, so we encourage staff and visitors to walk or cycle where possible.
Leeds is served by two major airports: Leeds Bradford and Manchester
Regular flights are available from a huge number of European and International cities. Leeds Bradford airport is approximately seven miles away from the University, so easily commutable by taxi.