How to Find Us

The outside of Abertay Universities Kydd building

How to Find Us

Abertay University is perfectly situated in the centre of Dundee. Here's everything you need to know about how to get here, however you choose to do it.

Once you arrive, please report to the main reception in the Kydd Building on Bell Street.

If you need them, we have several AccessAble: accessibility guides for our campus.


Abertay University,
Bell Street,

By Car

We are situated in Dundee city centre. You can check driving directions on Google Maps. Our postcode is DD1 1HG. 

We don't have any private parking spaces, but there are a number of public car parks nearby.

Car Hire

There are many companies offering competitive rates to hire a car. Here are a few car hire companies to choose from:

By Train: Dundee Station

Travel and timetable information is available from National Rail Enquiries*. Tickets can be bought directly from East Coast* and London North Eastern Railway*.

We are ten minutes' short walk from the train station. Taxis are available outside its main entrance and it takes about 10-15 minutes to get here by cab.

Buying Tickets in Advance

Booking train tickets days, weeks or months beforehand can mean you save money. Using sites like* or* can mean you spend much less than buying them at the station on the day you want to travel.

You collect your tickets from any train station using the same card you paid with, so if you fly in to the UK, you can get your tickets from the station you use to travel to Abertay.

*These sites are external and we are in no way responsible for their content.

By Bus

We are just ten minutes' short walk from Dundee central bus station and near to bus stops on many routes. Check out National Express Coaches, StagecoachMegabus and Citylink for more information.

By Plane

Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh is the UK's 6th busiest airport with 38 airlines flying 221 routes from/to 157 destinations worldwide. You can get to Abertay from Edinburgh Airport by train, bus or car in less than 2 hours. 

Dundee Airport

Dundee Airport is the most convenient fly-in destination for the University, and operates 2 flights every weekday to/from London City Airport with a reduced service at weekends. You can book via the Loganair website

Taxis are available outside the Airport and should take about ten minutes to get to the University. You can also walk, which takes about 45 minutes, or it is approximately 15 minutes by bicycle.

If you prefer to book a taxi ahead of time, there are a number of local taxi firms here.

**All the links above go to 3rd party websites. We are not responsible for the content of these sites in any way.**

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Campus Map

Use our interactive map to explore the Abertay campus, find our student accommodation, car parking and public transport links.

Accommodation in Dundee

Hotels near to the University

The outside of the Malmaison Hotel

Malmaison, 44 Whitehall Crescent, Dundee DD1 4AY

0844 693 0661

Outside of Apex Hotel in Dundee

Apex Dundee City Quay, 1 W Victoria Dock Rd, Dundee DD1 3JP

0845 365 0000

Outside of Hilton Hotel in Dundee

Best Western Invercarse Hotel, 371 Perth Rd, Dundee DD2 1PG

01382 669 231

The outside of the Premier Inn Hotel

Premier Inn Dundee Centre, Discovery Quay, Riverside Dr, Dundee DD1 4XA

08701 977 079

The outside of Dundee Central Travel Lodge

Travel Lodge Dundee Central, 152-158 W Marketgait, Dundee DD1 1NJ

0871 984 6301

The outside of the Holiday Inn Express Hotel

Holiday Inn Express Dundee, 41 Dock St, Dundee DD1 3DR

01382 314 330

Hampton by Hilton Dundee, 1 Argyllgait, Dundee DD1 1PZ

01382 725200