How To Find Us

Where is Lincoln?

Lincoln is in the heart of England on the East Midlands, ideally place to give you easy access to Nottingham, Sheffield and the coast. It's got good rail and road links with the rest of the UK as well which makes travelling around much easier. The BGU Campus is located in the Cathedral Quarter of the city only 5 minutes walk away from the magnificent Lincoln Cathedral, the historic Castle and the trendy boutique shops of uphill Lincoln.  

 

 


Travelling by Plane

Nearest Airports

Humberside Airport
45 minutes from Lincoln (distance by road)
This is the nearest airport to the University. It is a small, yet rapidly growing airport. Click here for more information about Humberside including booking flights and getting to and from the airport. 

Robin Hood Airport 
1 hour from Lincoln (distance by road)
The Robin Hood Airport in Nottingham is the UK's newest purpose built international Airport. Click here for more information about Robin Hood including booking flights and getting to and from the airport.

East Midlands Airport (Nottingham, Leicester, Derby) 
1 hour 20 minutes from Lincoln (distance by road)
East Midlands Airport serves more than 100 destinations and is easily accessible by train, car and coach from the M1, A42 / M42 and A50. Click here for more information about East Midlands including booking flights and getting to and from the airport.

Manchester Airport
2 hours 10 minutes from Lincoln (distance by road)
This is a reasonably large airport with an increasing number of airlines flying to and from Manchester. Click here for more information about Manchester including booking flights and getting to and from the airport.

London Stansted
2 hours 10 minutes from Lincoln (distance by road)
This is the fourth busiest airport in the UK and is situated just outside of London. Many leading low-cost scheduled airlines have made Stansted their base. Click here for more information about Stansted including booking flights and getting to and from the airport.

London Heathrow
2 hour 40 minutes from Lincoln (distance by road)
Heathrow is the world's busiest international airport and is situated just within the outskirts of London. Regarded as the hub of the aviation world, around 90 airlines have made Heathrow their base. The airport has four terminals (with a fifth under construction) and serves over 180 destinations in over 90 countries. Click here for more information about Heathrow including booking flights and getting to and from the airport. 

London Gatwick
3 hours 20 minutes from Lincoln (distance by road)
Gatwick is the busiest single runway airport in the world, the second largest airport in the UK and the seventh busiest international airport in the world. Around 90 airlines operate from Gatwick's two terminals, serving around 200 destinations. Click here for more information about Gatwick including booking flights and how to get to and from the airport. 


Travelling by Road

Our postcode is: LN1 3DY

Directions:

  1. Join the A46 Lincoln by-pass and follow signs for Lincoln North.
  2. At the roundabout with the A15 head towards the city centre along Riseholme Road to the first roundabout and turn left taking the first exit into Longdales Road.
  3. The entrance to the visitors' and the student car park is approximately 100 metres on the right.

 

 

 

Journey times by road
Sheffield 1 hour 30 minutes
Nottingham 1 hour 20 minutes
Leeds 1 hour 40 minutes
York 1 hour 40 minutes
Birmingham 1 hour 50 minutes
Manchester 2 hours 20 minutes
Newcastle 2 hours 50 minutes
London 2 hours 30 minutes
Leicester 1 hour 20 minutes
Hull​ 1 hour 14 minutes

Travelling by Rail

Lincoln is linked with the majority of major stations including Nottingham, Sheffield, London and Leeds. Once you arrive at Lincoln Station you can find taxis right outside which will take you straight to the campus for around £4.00. Or if you're ahead of schedule, this can also be the perfect time to explore Lincoln.


Further Information and Useful Links

Download a map of our campus by clicking here.

Train Tickets and Timetables

Bus Tickets and Timetables

Click here for further information on travelling to and from London.  

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