By car

Parking on campus is limited, so if you plan to drive to the University, please arrange parking with your hosts in advance or use Park and Ride.

Make sure that you have downloaded the latest map updates for your satellite navigation system before you travel.

If in doubt, follow the road signs labelled 'University of Sheffield'. The postcode for the main University building on Western Bank, Firth Court, is S10 2TN.

From M1, M18

Approach Sheffield on the M1 and leave the motorway at junction 33, following signs along the dual carriageway A630/A57/A61 Parkway.

After entering the 40mph zone, turn right onto the Ring Road at junction 1 – Cutlers Gate.

Continue along the Ring Road following signs for 'University of Sheffield', 'Barnsley A61' and later 'Glossop A57', through junctions 10, 9, 8 and 7.

At junction 7 – Shalesmoor – turn left and continue uphill along the Ring Road, still following signs for 'University of Sheffield' and 'Glossop A57'.

Continue along Netherthorpe Road to the next roundabout – junction 6 – University Square.

Take the first exit for departments in the Broad Lane and Mappin Street areas, and the third exit for the main Western Bank part of the campus.

From Manchester and the west

(via M60 and A628 Woodhead Pass) Leave the M60 (east) at junction 24 – signed 'Sheffield'. Continue following the 'Sheffield' signs along the M67 and the A628 Woodhead Pass.

Join the A616 and follow signs for 'M1' and 'Sheffield A616' for 10 miles. At the roundabout, follow signs for 'Sheffield (North) A61' and later 'City Centre A61' for seven miles, passing through Grenoside and Hillsborough.

At the Ring Road roundabout – junction 7 Shalesmoor – turn right onto the Ring Road, following signs for 'University of Sheffield' and 'Glossop A57'.

Continue along Netherthorpe Road to the next roundabout – junction 6 – University Square. Take the first exit for departments in the Broad Lane and Mappin Street areas, and the third exit for the main Western Bank part of the campus.

Make sure that you have downloaded the latest map updates for your satellite navigation system before you travel.

If in doubt, follow the road signs labelled 'University of Sheffield'. The postcode for the main University building on Western Bank, Firth Court, is S10 2TN.