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Served by excellent public transport links, your journey to a new career starts with City College Plymouth.

Whether you are walking, hopping on the bus or catching a train, getting to the College has never been easier.

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Free bus to and from College

Catch the FREE number 36 bus operated by Plymouth Citybus throughout term time with your student ID card. Click the button below to view the timetable.

You may also be eligible for a subsidised bus pass for Plymouth Citybus and Stagecoach routes around the city and our surrounding towns.

If you are visiting us, please ensure you report to reception upon arrival.

You can get to College for free as a student by using Plymouth Citybus

Travel options

Trains run to Plymouth frequently from a variety of train lines. Our FREE Plymouth Citybus (service 36) can be taken to our campus from outside the station. The bus takes approximately ten minutes.

To see accessibility guidance for Plymouth Train Station, please visit AccessAble by clicking here.

Our College bus is FREE for students showing a valid College ID card and runs Monday to Friday. The bus stops at the following places: Derry’s Cross, Drake Circus (Charles Street), railway station (Saltash Road) and City College (Paradise Road). If you aren’t a student and you are just visiting, don’t worry! You can still catch service 36 – it will just cost you a bus fare.

Click here to view the 36 bus timetable.

There is a limited amount of onsite parking for cars and motorbikes; however, there is ample space for push bikes, including free secure lockers.

For cars parking onsite, a fee of £1 per day (24 hours) is required. This system is monitored by ANPR cameras, and there is a 30-minute free drop-off period.

Disabled parking bays are available. If you are a student requiring disabled parking, please contact us to discuss how we can best accommodate your needs. For further information, visit Accessable here. 

Please note: parking is on a first come, first served basis.

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Google Map showing the Kings Road campus
Google Map showing the Kings Road campus