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For driving routes, check here.

Our car park is managed by Cardiff University Security and you need a permit to park here. However, if you are participating in one of our studies and require a parking space, please contact the researcher so they can book a space for you.

Walking / cycle routes to CUBRIC from train station and City Centre

Cathays train station

• Start at Cathays station
• Turn left onto Senghennydd Road.
• Cross at the traffic lights by the Woodville Pub.
• Turn right onto Cathays Terrace
• Turn left onto Maindy Road.
• Arrive at CUBRIC.

Distance: 0.02 miles
Time 10 minutes

Train Services to and from Cathays

Treherbert – Merthyr Tydfil – Aberdare – Cardiff (Queen St and Central) – Barry – The Vale
The Vale – Barry – Cardiff (Queen St and Central) – Aberdare – Merthyr Tydfil – Treherbet

City Centre (inc central bus and train stations)

• Start at Central Station.
• Turn right towards Wood Street.
• Turn right onto St Mary’s Street (past O’Neills pub on the corner).
• Continue onto High Street.
• Turn right onto Duke Street (across from Castle).
• Continue along around the Castle/pass the Hilton hotel.
• Turn right onto Boulevard de Nantes.
• Turn left onto King Edward VII Avenue.
• Walk along King Edward VII Avenue, next to the Alexandra Gardens.
• Turn right onto Corbett Road.
• Continue on to Cathays Terrace.
• Turn left on Maindy Road, past Lidl supermarket.
• Arrive at CUBRIC.

Distance: 1.6 miles
Time 32 minutes

Safe Cycling and Walking

Cardiff University promotes safe travel and has CycleBUDi / WalkBUDi and car sharing schemes in place.

To register please visit:
Liftshare Scheme

Cardiff Cycling and Walking Maps are available online at Keep Moving.

Cycling maps can also be requested at Security Support Services.

Additional information

The Cardiff University Travel Plan offers a wide range of ideas on sustainable travel.
Please visit the website for more information: Sustainable Travel

Route to CUBRIC from Cathays Train Station.


Route to CUBRIC from Central Station


Bus Routes

Cardiff Bus
Maindy Road: 51 (please note that coming from the city centre this route is a long route via Pentwyn)
Cathays Terrace: 35 / 36
Cathays Campus: Baycar / 51 / 53 / 86
Cathays Park (via North Road): Baycar / 21 / 21a / 23 / 23a / 24 / 24a / 25 / 25a
For details visit Cardiff Bus

North Road: T4 / A / B / 26 / 122 / 124 / 132 / 136
(For details visit: Stagecoach)

Newport Bus
North Road: X30
(For details visit: Newport Bus)


If you have any queries please contact Cariad Sealey, Receptionist.
Tel: 029 2087 0365