Parking is not available on site or within a three mile radius at the following residences:

  • Aberconway Hall
  • Aberdare Hall
  • Colum Hall
  • Senghennydd Hall
  • Student Houses (Colum Road/Place)
  • Student Houses/Flats (Village)
  • Talybont Court
  • Talybont South

Parking is restricted at the following halls of residence to those students with an allocated parking permit (if you have not been allocated a parking permit then you will be unable to park on site, or within a three mile radius):

  • Cartwright Court
  • Gordon Hall
  • Hodge Hall
  • Roy Jenkins Hall
  • Senghennydd Court
  • Talybont Court (disabled students’ permits only)
  • Talybont Gate
  • Talybont North
  • University Hall

For security purposes, all motor vehicles parked on University owned property must display a valid parking permit. Any vehicle not displaying a parking permit will be subject to further action, possibly resulting in a fixed penalty being issued. You are advised to secure your vehicle at all times and not leave valuable items in your vehicle.

To allow for the access of emergency vehicles at any time, all vehicles must be parked in designated resident parking spaces. Please note, there is a 5mph speed restriction on all residences sites.

Alternative means of transport

Most students find it easy to get around Cardiff and the surrounding area by walking, cycling or using public transport. Cardiff has an excellent local transport network. For further information, please refer to the contacts below:


Arriva Trains Wales
+44 (0)33 3321 1202


Cardiff Bus
+44 (0)29 2066 6444

University Hall students

For University Hall students, there is a dedicated bus service to and from the Cathays Park Campus and Heath Park Campus. This service runs weekdays between 14 September 2016 and 9 June 2017, generally at the following times:

  • Cathays Park Campus – 8:20-17:30
  • Heath Park Campus – 8:20:17:30

Please note, this service is not available during the Christmas Recess (10 December 2016 to 1 January 2017) and the Easter Recess (8 April 2017 to 30 April 2017). The times will also vary around the exam period and during reading week.


Dragon Taxis
+44 (0)29 2033 3333

Premier Cars
+44 (0)29 2055 5555

Capital Cabs
+44 (0)29 2077 7777