Getting to campus

Ride2UOW - Wednesday 31 May

Ride2UOW is led by Healthy Cities Illawarra, with UOW, Wollongong City Council, Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District and Transport for NSW as partners. There will be two free guided rides, one starting from Wollongong Town Hall and the other from Towradgi Beach Park, both rides ending with a free breakfast at UOW.

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Looking for the best ways to travel to UOW?

Traffic and parking is expected to busy during session. Consider alternatives to driving like a bus, the train, cycling, or walking. UOW buses have been scheduled to get you to the campus quickly during peak times. If you must drive, consider carpooling with others for free parking, or arrive early. Please take care when driving particularly on the M1 Princes Motorway and be patient.

Looking for the best ways to travel to UOW?

  • Buses
  • Bike
  • Walk
  • Train

Concession Opal cards are available for eligible full-time domestic students.

If you must drive, remember:

  • Arrive early. Parking is limited and full up quickly.
  • Carpool with 3 or more people and park for free.
  • Drive safely and be patient.

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Transport options

There are a variety of ways to get to the Wollongong Campus. Find out about free shuttle buses, local buses, carpooling, cycling and walking, the train, and available parking options.

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Transport at student residences

There are plenty of free travel options if you live at a UOW student residence. All residences are a short walk to a free shuttle bus connecting you to the campus and Wollongong. Cycling and walking are great options with shared paths connecting the campus and the local area. A bike share and car share scheme is also available.

Travel options Car share and Bike Share programs

Campus maps

Check out the Wollongong Campus maps to find your building and nearest transport options.

Interactive campus map Download a copy

Going to another campus?

Find out how to get to other UOW campuses from home, or from the Wollongong Campus.

entrance to Innovation Campus from Squires way

Contact us

Email us with your enquiries about getting to campus