Travel Information

Getting to the Bowland Auditorium

The Bowland Auditorium is located within the Berrick Saul Building, at the heart of the Heslington West campus.

By Car

Parking is available less than five minutes’ walk from the HRC in Campus Central Car Park; visitors with mobility difficulties can drive or be dropped off at the door of the Berrick Saul building, in which the Bowland Auditorium is located. The building is fully accessible for disabled visitors.

By Public Transport

The building can be easily reached by public transport. The number 66 bus runs from the railway station to the campus via the city centre every ten to fifteen minutes. Please alight at the Morrell Library stop, and walk towards the Market Square from which you will see signs to the building.

By Rail

York is on the main East Coast Line from London King’s Cross to Edinburgh. Fast trains leave from both north and south at frequent intervals. There is also a direct service across the Pennines between York, Leeds and Manchester Airport. The University is two miles from the railway station and you will need to get a bus or taxi onto campus.

By Taxi

A journey by taxi from the railway station to the University will take approximately 15 minutes. There is a taxi rank just outside the station.


Humanities Research Centre
Berrick Saul Building
University of York
YO10 5DD