Trinity College - University of
Address: Trinity College, Broad Street, Oxford,
OX1 3BH, UK
Trinity College is located in the
heart of the city centre in Oxford and the
entrance is on Broad Street. It is easily
accessible by car, train and coach. You can find
Trinity College on Google Maps.
The college is just a short, direct, walk from
both the train and bus stations. If you have a
lot of luggage you may wish to take a taxi from
the train station.
Car parking in Oxford is limited and we
encourage the use of public transport to travel
in to the city centre.
Bicycle racks are available on Broad Street and
also inside the college if you prefer to explore
the city by bicycle.
If approaching Oxford from the north:
(recommended route) head from the ring road down
Banbury Road (A4165) and through the Summertown
shopping area. At the second set of traffic
lights (a mile after Summertown), turn left onto
Parks Road and continue to the traffic lights at
the crossroads with Broad St/Holywell St (with
the King’s Arms on your left). Turn right into
Broad Street and Trinity is found halfway along
the road on the right, behind the blue gates.
If approaching from the west: continue past the
railway station, turning left at the traffic
lights into Worcester Street and then right into
Beaumont Street at the next set of lights (next
to Worcester College). At the end of Beaumont
Street, turn left into St Giles, take the
right-hand lane into Banbury Road and at the
traffic lights turn right to into Parks Road
(follow the directions above).
From the east: (A420 and Cowley and Iffley
Roads) after crossing Magdalen bridge follow the
main traffic route right into Longwall Street
and then into South Parks Road. At the traffic
lights turn left into Parks Road (follow the
From the south: follow signs for the station,
then follow the route as if approaching from the
Park and Ride: Parking in the centre of Oxford
is limited and can be expensive; it may be
easier and cheaper to use the Park & Ride.
Oxford station is on the Cross Country and West
Coast lines, and is well served by Virgin, Cross
Country, and First Great Western. To get to
Trinity from the station, turn left out of the
station forecourt, past the Said Business School
and walk straight ahead along Hythe Bridge
Street, George Street and onto Broad Street;
Trinity is on the left opposite Turl Street.
Oxford Coach Station is situated close to
Trinity, in Gloucester Green, off George Street;
5 minutes walk from Trinity. The Tube and X90
services to London and the Airline services to
Heathrow and Gatwick also stop in the High
Street, outside Queen’s College.
Map of Trinity College
The college is split into four main quadrangles,
and expansive areas of garden. Front Quad,
nearest the entrance, is home to the Porter’s
Lodge, the President’s Lodgings on the far side,
and staircases 1 and 5-7. Library Quad to the
right is home to the library and staircases 2-4.
Durham or Chapel Quad is beyond Front Quad,
after passing through Chapel Arch, and contains
the Chapel, the Dining Hall and staircase 11 on
the left, and staircases 8-10 (Old Library,
offices and the Bursary) on the right. The final
quad beyond this one is Garden Quad, containing
staircases 12-17 – staircase 18 is even further
back, in Dolphin Yard. The gardens are to the
right of Garden Quad and to the north of Library