Cycling and Walking (Newport)


Cycling to the City Campus is easy thanks to a comprehensive network of Sustrans cycle routes. Sustrans Routes 4 and 8 connect Newport City Centre to Cardiff and Route 88 connects Newport City Centre to Caerleon. Have a look at the Cycle Network routes on Sustrans

If you’re interested in cycling more generally has a list of local clubs, bike shops and routes.

Bicycle shelters and stands

There are external secure bike locking facilities located next to the main entrance.

Changing shower facilities

Free showers and coin operated lockers are available near to the main reception.

Reconditioned Bikes

Cardiff Cycle Workshop provide a selection of reconditioned bikes at a reduced rate, visit Cardiff Cycle Workshop for more information.


We have negotiated discounts with some local bike shop providers.

EC Cycles have a set rate of 10% discount in store if you provide Student ID. However if you are a loyal customer, they offer 15% discount.

DT Bicycles offer student discount with a valid NUS Extra card.


Newport Train Station is approximately 10 minutes walk from the City Campus. Newport Bus Station is approximately 5 minutes walk from the City Campus.

The City Campus can be accessed on foot from the Newport City Centre within 5 – 10 minutes. Pedestrian access to the site can be made safely and conveniently via the northbound route along the A4042 Usk Way to the City Centre, and across the river via the footbridge immediately to the north of the City Campus. A pedestrian crossing facility is located immediately to the west of the City Campus site. This provides pedestrians with a safe and convenient means of crossing the A4042 Usk Way.