Swansea University Sustainable Travel Choices- For Students

> Car Sharing /Driving to Campus


Join the Liftshare scheme for free, register your journey and search for a match.

During daytime hours Students are not allowed to park on Campus. There is parking available on the Recreation ground, daily charges apply.

A FREE car park facility is now available just off Junction 46 of the M4 for people wishing to park their vehicles and share the rest of the journey.

Park and Share

Parking Charges for car parks managed by the City and County of Swansea

Electric Vehicle Charging Points

> Travelling by Bus


Discounted Student bus travel tickets are available from the Travel Shop at Fulton House. The First term ticket allows unlimited travel on any First Cymru Bus Service in the Swansea and Neath areas. Timetables are available from the Travel Shop. All of the First Cymru purple FTR buses calling at the University sites are accessible.


Bus schedule for your Swansea University visit:First Group

For all Public Transport information in Wales:Traveline

Know Your Bus Stop codes – If you text the code to 84268 you will receive a text back giving you the destination and times of next 4 buses due to that stop


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> Travelling by Train


To cut your travel costs by train you can purchase a young person’s rail card, time restrictions apply.
National rail

Arriva Trains Wales

First Great Western

Downloadable Pocket Timetables


Ask for a PlusBus ticket with your train ticket and your bus travel will cost only £2.50.

> Walking and Cycling


Cycling is one of the easiest ways of travelling in Swansea. For local cycling maps go to: Swansea Bay Cycle Routes


For journey planners and free downloadable cycles maps. You can also download the free App: Cycle Streets


Bikes are available to loan, 10am -4pm, Monday to Friday for a maximum of 4 hours at a time. Helmets, lights and locks are provided via Bay Cycles


The Definitive Guide to Safer Cycling: Bike safety guide


Pedestrian safety information: NHS safety guide

> Park and Ride


Swansea has three Park and Ride sites located at Landore, Fabian Way and Fforestfach.
You can view timetables and pricing via P + R

> Taxi Information


For Safety and security the following taxi firms have mobile phone Apps which are both iPhone and Android compatible. You are able to book your taxi and keep a track of where it is at any time during the journey.


CompaniesWebsiteTelephone Number
Data cabswww.datacabs.com01792 545460 - 545462
Yellow cabswww.Yellowcabswales.co.uk01792 644446- 700400
Eastside cabswww.Eastsidecabs.co.uk01792 771166

> Other Useful links


Traveline


Sustainability


You, your car and the environment: Car buyers guide


Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly Cars: Driving Green