Key contact

Dr Niels Lohse

Centre Director and Reader in Manufacturing Automation & Robotics

Directions to Loughborough University

Travelling by car

Loughborough’s main motorway link is the M1; the campus is located approx. one mile from Junction 23. After leaving the M1 at J23, take the A512 towards Loughborough, past The Link hotel and Harvester restaurant (on the left). At the roundabout, take the second exit where you will arrive at security. Turn immediately left at the mini roundabout onto University Road, past the STEMlab (on your right), under the offices that form a bridge across the road and you will find the entrance to the David Davies building on the right hand side, before you reach the zebra crossing.

Car parking

There is ample parking in Car Park 1, which is a multi-storey facility. Parking is free.

Car Park 1 - Campus map

University Shuttle Bus 'KinchBus Sprint'

The Kinchbus Sprint runs a loop service from Loughborough Train station to David Davies building via the Town Centre.

In term time, this service runs every 10 minutes Monday to Friday daytime until 6.00pm. On Saturdays, it runs every 20 minutes during the morning and every 15 minutes during the afternoon until 6.00pm. A Monday to Saturday evening service operates every 20 minutes from 6.00pm until 9.00pm during term times only. A Sunday service runs from 11am until 7.20pm.

Sprint bus route

Travelling by rail

There are over 40 trains daily to and from London St Pancras, 90 minutes away. Once at Loughborough railway station, you are ten minutes’ drive from the campus by taxi or regular bus service which operates every ten minutes during term time. For information on train times and ticket prices go to The Trainline.

Travelling by air

East Midlands Airport is 7 miles away, with domestic and international flights. For destinations and a full timetable contact the East Midlands Airport Information Desk, tel: +44 (0) 8719 199000