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Visitors to Heslington East should board the UoY66 bus which starts from the railway station and travels to Heslington East via University Road. The UoY66 runs approximately every 6-7 minutes from Monday to Saturday and every 15-20 minutes on a Sunday (during term time).
The timetable for the number 66 timetable can be found on the Firstgroup website. The UoY66 provides a free shuttle service around the Heslington campus.
The Unibus - Service 44 is also a dedicated free shuttle bus service for travel around the Heslington campus during term-time.
From Clifford’s Tower follow the A1306 past the Barbican centre on your right. At the 2nd set of traffic lights turn right onto Lawrence street (A1079) where you will pass a Jet and a Shell garage. Go straight over the next two sets of traffic lights, up the hill, passing the Black Bull pub. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit, and turn right at the 2nd set of traffic lights, following the signs to the Park & Ride. Cross the roundabout to enter Heslington East. You will see the Sports Village on your left. Cross the next roundabout and take a ticket at the barriers. The car parks are further along this road on the left and right hand side.
Follow the outer ring road (A64 S&E side or A1237 N&W side) to the junction for Hull/Bridlington (A1079/A166). Follow signs for the University and the Grimston Bar Park & Ride. Turn left towards the Park and Ride and go straight across the roundabout to enter the Heslington East. You will see the Sports Village on your left. Cross the next roundabout and take a ticket at the barriers. The car parks are further along this road on the left and right hand side.
A note about satnavs: Use the postcode YO19 5LA to be directed to the Grimston Bar Park and Ride. The campus is easily navigable from this site. Please do not park at the Grimston Bar Park and Ride, this facility is only available if you are travelling into the centre of York using the York City Council bus service.
Access to parking for Heslington East is via the road signposted to Grimston Bar Park and Ride on Hull Road then following the appropriate signs. There is no access from Field Lane.
Parking for longer than 45 minutes, charged at £1 per hour, is on a pay-on-foot basis at the end of your stay. Parking is free from 1800 until 0800 and at weekends. The pay and display machines accept notes, cash and credit cards. Pay and display information.