How to reach us

  • By car
  • By train
  • By bus
  • By air

Use the postcode LE11 3TU to reach the main entrance to Loughborough University (Epinal Way).

Leave junction 23 of the M1, taking the A512 Ashby Road towards Loughborough. At the first roundabout, take the first exit to stay on A512. At the next roundabout, take the 3rd exit on to A4006, Epinal Way. Stay right and use the right hand lane to turn in to Loughborough University. Continue on University Road and collect your visitor's ticket from the security hut. Follow University Road through campus until you reach Margaret Keay road. Turn right down Margaret Keay road and follow down to the side of the Water-based Hockey Pitch. There are designated spaces for the Elite Athlete Centre and Hotel adjacent to the hockey pitch, or follow the "running track road" to the hotel where there are a limited number of parking spaces.

Loughborough mainline station is only 3 miles away, so 10 minutes in a cab. Regular intercity services operate from London St Pancras direct to Loughborough. This service is a 90 minute journey.

East Midlands Trains website

The popular University shuttle bus runs between the University and Loughborough's train station every 10 minutes during term time and 20 minutes out of term time.

Kinchbus also operate an evening service from the University to Loughborough town centre and back from 6pm until 9pm each Monday to Friday evening during term time.

Kinchbus website

We are just 8 miles from East Midlands Airport and 38 miles from Birmingham International Airport - unless you're Richard Branson and want to park your chopper on our on-site helipad!

East Midlands Airport website Birmingham Airport website

Parking instructions

For detailed parking instructions, click below:

Parking for Elite Athlete Centre

Finding THE KITCHEN and THE CAFE on campus

Our nutrition offer is at the very heart of the hotel. The Kitchen and The Cafe are open to University residents and partners to drop in and sample the most nutritious food on campus!

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