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Getting to College

Cycling and Walking

There is a pedestrian and cycle path at the rear of the College linking directly from Vivary Park and the town centre. There are many walking and cycle routes around Taunton, to find out more download the Taunton V6 Cycle Routes Map and visit https://thetacc.org.uk/network-upgrade-campaign/ to learn more about the “Turn the Cycle Network Blue” campaign.

There are several bicycle racks available on campus where you can securely lock your bike. Please do not leave your bike on campus overnight.

Student getting on to a bus at the front of CollegeTravelling by bus

Here at Huish we have a number of bus services that come directly to the College, with other routes stopping just a short walk away.

There is financial support available for all students travelling to Huish by bus. It is important you keep your tickets/email receipts as evidence of purchases. Please visit our Bursaries & Finance page for information about how to claim either the Discretionary Bursary or our Travel Contribution (this is a non-means tested bursary).

Please plan your journey in advance and allow more time to get to College. We have put together the following information to help you plan your journey to College.

Although we have done our best to provide accurate information, please do visit www.travelinesw.com or the service providers for the latest and most accurate information or contact your local bus operator.

 

Car Parking at Huish:

You can purchase a car parking permit from the Huish shop if you live outside a TA1 postcode and are in the Upper Sixth. Please note that there is limited parking and that parking permits are on a first come first serve basis.

There are two rear car parks and designated moped parking is available within the front Staff Car Park.

If you require special parking arrangements and are registered disabled holding a blue badge please contact Jo Quick at joq@richuish.ac.uk to discuss your needs.

 

Somerset Road Safety

Huish work in collaboration with Somerset Road Safety to promote safe practices amongst new drivers and moped riders.

 

Visitor Parking

There are a few visitor parking spaces available at the front of the College. Parking spaces can not always be guaranteed so please allow time before your appointment as you may need to find parking off site.

All visitors must report to Reception on arrival.

We request that visitors only park in designated car parking bays. The front turning circle for the College must remain clear to allow entry to any emergency vehicles, buses and deliveries.