The postcode for the ATRiuM for your SatNav is CF24 2FN. The easiest and quickest route to the ATRiuM is to head for Junction 33 on the M4. However you can also exit at Junctions 32 and 29, please follow the directions below for all three routes. You can also view our campus map
Directions from J33 of the M4
Leave the M4 at J33. Head south, signposted Cardiff Bay on the A4232. Continue for approx 5 miles, cross the bridge over Cardiff Bay, and continue through the Butetown Tunnel. Turn left at the roundabout, and then continue across the following roundabout, onto the A4234 dual carriageway, signposted City Centre (you will see the Atlantic Wharf on your right). Continue until the end, then turn left onto the A4160, ATRiuM is on your right.
Directions from J32 of the of the M4
Leave the M4 from J32. Head south on the A470, signposted Cardiff City Centre. Continue on the A470 (North Road) until you reach the City Centre. As you approach a set of lights (Cardiff University is on your left and a long car park on your right turn left onto the Boulevard De Nantes past City Hall on your left.
Stay on this road and drive under the railway bridge at the next set of traffic lights you will need to to turn right into Fitzalan Place. Cross the first set of traffic lights and bear right at the next set (You should see the Fire Station on your left). Cross the next set of traffic lights and ATRiuM is on your right.
Directions from J29 of the M4
Leave the M4 from J29. Turn left onto the A48 signposted M4 Cardiff, (Caerdydd). After approx 4 miles, take the turning signposted Docks and Cardiff East. Then at roundabout take the 1st exit onto Southern Way – A4161 (signposted Docks, Cardiff East). Keep left, signposted City Centre then at roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Newport Road – A4161 (signposted City Centre) Continue on Newport Road for approx 1.5 miles. Turn left into Fitzalan Place (next left after the Holland House Hotel), signposted Penarth. Go straight on at a set of signals, then bear right onto Adam Street. The fire station will be on your left. Continue through another set of signals . ATRiuM is on the right.
There is a large car park opposite the Atrium Building on Adam Street, alternative parking can be found at knox Road. You need to turn left off Fitzalan Place to reach Knox Road Car Park if you are coming from the Atrium building, please see the map below.
The closest station is Cardiff Queen Street station, but both Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Central are within walking distance. Download our visitors guide for walking instructions.