Leeds City College

With more than 40,000 students, Leeds City College is one of the largest Further Education institutions in the country. The college offers a wide variety of courses and has a number of campuses around Leeds. The main campus is the Park Lane Campus which is located just a short walk away from the centre of the city, giving Leeds City College students easy access to the whole of Leeds.

Located just 1.8 miles away from Leeds City College, it's not hard to see why lots of LCC students choose to live with us at iQ Leeds. Situated within easy walking distance of the shops, restuarants, bars and nightlife of Leeds city centre, iQ is also close to the city's famous student hotspot, Headingley. And because iQ Leeds is less than two miles from Leeds City College, it's really easy to get from bed to uni whether you're walking, driving, cycling or using public transport.


  Distance Bus Car / taxi Walk Cycle
Leeds City College 1.5 miles 24 minutes 6 minutes 30 minutes 11 minutes


How to get to Leeds City College from iQ Leeds

Leeds City College's Park Lane Campus is just a half hour walk away from iQ Student Accommodation - so when the weather's nice, you can start the day with a refreshing walk into uni. Alternatively, you can cycle to and from uni in just over ten minutes, and store your bike in our secure onsite cycle storage. And for days when the weather isn't so pleasant, there are a number of bus routes that will take you to Leeds City College from iQ. The easiest bus route is to get the number 93 'Tiger Bus' into town, stopping at Albion Street. From here, it's a short walk along The Headrow to Leeds City College - the whole journey should take you less than half an hour. Leeds' Tiger Buses have special prices for students, and will cost you £9 for a weekly ticket, £79 for a termly ticket or £199 for the whole academic year. If you're planning to take a car with you to uni, you can drive to and from campus in less than ten minutes, and iQ Leeds offers onsite parking for your car for a small fee. Yay!

Leeds City College contact

  • 0113 3861997

Did you know...

  • Over 40,000 students study at Leeds City College - making it one of the largest Further Education institutions in the UK.
  • With more than 1,500 staff, Leeds City College is one of the area’s largest employers.