Travel and transport

Getting to and around campus

All you need to know about travelling to and getting around our campuses.

Adverse weather

This guidance outlines what staff and students need to know in the event of adverse weather conditions such as snow.

Sustainable transport initiatives

Our sustainable transport initiatives promote schemes and incentives to help our students and staff walk, cycle and use public transport.

Discounted travel in London

If you are 18 or over and live in London during term time, you can save 30% on Transport for London travel with the 18+ Oyster Card.

Bus travel

Bus travel discounts in and around Colchester

Bus travel discounts in and around Colchester

Bus travel discounts in and around Southend

Bus travel discounts in and around Southend

Car travel and parking

Parking for students at Colchester Campus

Find out where you can park and how to register your car for parking.

Parking permit registration

Registering your vehicle entitles you to cheaper pay and display parking charges.

Daily parking charges

Daily parking charges apply to all motor vehicles during term time.

Disabled student parking

If you are a disabled driver you can apply for a parking space near your residence and under the podia.

Parking at Loughton Campus

Parking options at our Loughton Campus

Parking at Southend Campus

Car parking options at our Southend Campus.

Car sharing

Use the online database to hook up with a car sharing buddy.

Parking and traffic management

Read our rules on parking, and information on parking tickets at our Colchester Campus.


Cycling facilities at Colchester Campus

Check out the availability of parking, showers and security at Colchester Campus

Cycling facilities at Southend Campus

Check out the facilities at Southend Campus

Cycling on campus rules

If you're cycling on campus, please make sure you know the rules.