Travel and Transport 

The University is in its third year of a five year travel plan, and has made significant progress against its primary objective 'To achieve a reduction in single occupancy car journeys associated with the University's activities'. The following section presents the key improvements during the 2010 and 2011 academic year.

Overall in 2010/11, the University achieved a reduction of 10% in staff driving to work and a further 12% reduction in students travelling to the University campuses by car.

Click a link, to find out about progress and achievement in each of the key travel modes

 Cycling and Walking
CarShare2 the university
The Met Rider (Bus Service)
 Future Plans and Initiatives


The Travel Plan features all the travel elements associated with Cardiff Metropolitan University’s operation including staff and student travel, business travel as well as that relating to deliveries and visitors.

Overall aims and objectives

The overall aim of the Travel Plan is to reduce the impact of Cardiff Metropolitan University generated traffic on the environment.  This will be achieved through the development and implementation of effective action planning based upon clear objectives.

 Travel Plan Phase 1 (2007)

 Travel Plan Phase 2

 UWIC Travel Plan Annual Report 2010

Travel Initiatives

 Bicycle Users Group (BUG)

 Cycle to Work Scheme

 Carshare to UWIC Scheme

 UWIC Rider (Bus service and timetable)

 Journey planning guides

 Managed car parking