Directions to the Centre

By Rail

The nearest station is East Midlands Parkway - this is a five minute drive from campus but there is no taxi rank so pre-booking is recommended. The next nearest stations are Loughborough (20 mins), Derby (30 mins) and Nottingham (30 mins) - these stations have taxi ranks.

By Car

The post-code for the campus is LE12 5RD.

From M1 Motorway / A50

Junction 24 of the M1 motorway is 2 miles from the Campus. People travelling by road from the M1 (from North or South) or from the A50 (from West) should exit the motorway roundabout on the A6, signposted Kegworth and Loughborough. From the Junction 24 roundabout:
  1. Continue on the A6 to the outskirts of Kegworth
  2. Take the first left ("Side Ley")
  3. Continue on this road, which becomes "Station Road".
  4. Immediately after bearing right and crossing the canal, turn right (signposted University of Nottingham Sutton Bonington Campus). This is still Station Road.
  5. At the crossroads, turn right onto College Road
  6. Sutton Bonington Campus is on the left.

A6 from Leicester

  1. Leicester via A6 to Loughborough (12 miles)
  2. Loughborough via A6 to Hathern (3 miles)
  3. Leaving Hathern via A6 turn right along the A6006. Pass through Zouch and take the first turning on the left for Sutton Bonington.
  4. Pass through Sutton Bonington, follow the main road up the hill and bear left at top.
  5. Sutton Bonington Campus is on the right.

A453 From Nottingham University Park Campus

  1. Take the A52 Ring Road South across Clifton Bridge and get into the correct lane for A453 Birmingham and M1.
  2. Continue on the A453 through Clifton.
  3. At roundabout take first exit to Gotham.
  4. continue along B679 turning right in Gotham for Kingston-on-Soar (marked "Kingston"). Straight over the mini-roundabout.
  5. In Kingston-on-Soar fork left for Sutton Bonington and continue to crossroads.
  6. Continue straight ahead at crossroads.
  7. Sutton Bonington Campus is on the left.

By Air

East Midlands Airport (EMA) is a 15 minute drive. Birmingham (BHX) and Manchester (MAN) airports are the next closest airports.

On campus

Campus map