Where is Lancaster?

Just over 1 hour from Manchester or Liverpool or 2.5 hours from London, Glasgow or Edinburgh, Lancaster is well connected and easy to get to.

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The city and beyond

Beyond Lancaster's campus, you can explore the historic city, stunning coastline, and picturesque Lake District.

The city and beyond
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Explore the campus

Explore what Lancaster University can offer you. From accommodation, study spaces, sports facilities, cafes, restaurants and more, we've got you.

Virtual tour
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Why Lancaster?

We believe that Lancaster is everything a university should be. We support you through your studies, research and career.

Discover more about Lancaster
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