Getting to Oxford Brookes University

Travel information

Oxford benefits from fantastic public transport networks, increasing sustainability and lowering traffic congestion and pollution.

To find out how to get to Oxford Brookes University, visit our campus directions, maps and public transport pages. 

For local travel, we encourage the use of sustainable travel and public transport options like the BROOKESbus network.

BROOKESbuses to go electric

We are delighted to announce that all of our BROOKESbuses will be replaced by electric vehicles in the next academic year. They will be Oxford's first electric buses and will support both the University and the city in our ambitious net zero goals. Read more on our newspages.

Changes to the BROOKESbus information on the Travelling by Bus page as per the following marked-up changes:

Latest travel updates

Oxfordshire County Council's up-to-date traffic information will have details on any road works or disruptions that may impact your journey. 

We’re developing campuses for the future. To keep update with the latest developments and how it might affect your travel to campus, please review the University's Works Update webpage. 


Please be aware that parking is very restricted in the city and on our campuses, and we strongly advise you not to travel by car unless absolutely necessary.

Oxford Brookes University operates a virtual permit system, linked to vehicle registration. Permits are required for vehicles parking during peak hours (07:00-16:30, Monday to Friday), alongside permit holder daily parking tariff charges.

During peak hours, visitors enquiring about parking on campus will need a parking space pre-booked by a member of the department they are meeting.