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Getting to Lancaster
All new students starting on their main programme are asked to arrive over the weekend Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th September 2013, depending on the arrival date given to you by your allocated college. Please do not arrange to travel before this date if you are living on campus because your accommodation may not be ready and you will then incur further costs for temporary accommodation.
Lancaster University Airport Collection Service
We recommend that you try to arrive at Manchester Airport where a team of Lancaster University representatives will be available to assist you.
The International Student Advisory Service offer a Coach pick-up Service from Manchester Airport to Lancaster campus for:-
There will be a Welcome Team of Lancaster University students to assist you. Each seat costs £25.00. If you would like a seat on the coach you MUST PRE-BOOK AND PAY ONLINE on the Lancaster online shop Please book here. Please note bookings for this service will close on Wednesday 10th July 2013 and Wednesday 25th September 2013 respectively, at 5.00pm UK time, or when all the seats have been sold.
Space on the coach is limited so we ask you to bring only 2 pieces of luggage and 1 piece of hand luggage.
Where to find the welcome team at Manchester Airport
Making your own way to Lancaster
Details of how to get to Lancaster University from Manchester airport (the nearest airport), or from Gatwick or Heathrow airports in London, can be found in the pre-arrival guide, here. The guide also gives useful information on student discounts on travel (section 5.4)
When you arrive on campus
Please go to the Porter’s Lodge of the college in which you have been allocated a room. The