The Hawthorns is situated right in the heart of the University precinct opposite Senate House. It is clearly signposted, and is on the junction of Woodland Road and Elton Road. (Elton Road is one way only – you cannot come up from the Queens Road direction). Parking is only available on nearby metered spaces during the week. At weekends it is possible to park in any of the University car parks.
If you are arriving by train to Temple Meads the number 8 or 9 bus service runs in a loop from the University to the Station. The nearest stop is outside the Hawthorns.
If you arriving at Bristol Bus Station you will need to take a short walk to the Rupert Street stop and catch the number 8 or 9 bus service runs in a loop from the University to the Station. The nearest stop is outside the Hawthorns.