It’s easy to get to UniSA, no matter which campus you attend or where you’re coming from.

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    Riding to UniSA

    Cycling is a great way to get to campus. It's fun, cheap and good for the environment, as well as being an excellent form of exercise. Adelaide's level roads and abundant bike paths and lanes make for pleasant, easy riding.

    Bike storage and End of Trip facilities

    Find bicycle storage areas, including secured bike storage, and End of Trip facilities for each campus HERE.

    Learn more about cycling

    Want to learn more about road cycling, cycle clubs and programs in Adelaide? Check out Bike SA, South Australia’s peak body for recreational and commuter cycling in South Australia.

    Want to explore the bicycle tracks of Adelaide CBD and Mawson Lakes? Print off your Mawson Lakes Bikes and Hike map and Adelaide City bike map now.

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    Public transport

    If you travel by public transport you’ll find tram, train and bus routes within walking distance of our city campuses. High frequency bus services to Mawson Lakes include the 222, 224, 225 every 15 minutes, and the Gawler train runs every 15 minutes. Bus services to Magill campus include the 107x express on week day mornings and 106 every 15 minutes in the Go Zone

    Visit the Adelaide Metro website for more details on public transport timetables.

    Visit the Adelaide Metro website

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    Driving & Parking


    The University of South Australia use electronic pay-as-you-go parking system 'Parki', provided by Care Park.

    Physical permits are not issued for parking. Virtual Permits (V-Permits) will be used and utilise ‘License Plate Recognition’ (LPR) to ensure monitoring of all car parks. All users will need to abide by the Parking Guidelines. 

    Staff members and post graduate students based at Magill and Mawson Lakes campuses can apply for a Staff Parking Permit through the Parking V-Permit Portal. Permanent and Fixed Term Contract Staff wishing to salary sacrifice their parking will have the option to do so through the application. This permit allows staff members and post graduate students to park in zones marked in green on the Magill Parking Map and the Mawson Lakes Parking Map

    Visitor parking is available at the Magill and Mawson Lakes campuses. Visitor parking zones are marked in yellow on the Magill Parking Map and Mawson Lakes Parking Map.

    The UniSA Parki App can be downloaded from the App Store for iPhone and Google Play for Android and is free to register and use. Parking payments are made by direct debit via your credit/debit card.  If you don’t have a compatible phone you can still pay for parking at one of the pay-by-plate machines located in two locations on both the Magill & Mawson Lakes campuses.

    For Pay By Plate machine support or Parki App support please call 82123422 or email

    Parking provisions are not allocated for City East or City West Campuses

    Access parking

    Disability Access Parking is available on all campuses. To apply for an access permit please contact FM Assist staff on your campus or click on Find out more.

    Motorcycle parking

    Motorcycle parking is available at all campuses. Staff and students must apply for a parking permit via the Online V-Permit Parking Portal. V-Permits are valid for the year of issue and are free of charge.

    A Motorcycle V-Permit entitles the holder to park on University grounds in designated motorcycle bays only. For more details visit Parking Guidelines

    Vehicles are monitored by License plate recognition. It is essential when applying for parking that you give the correct registration number of your vehicle(s)

    Want more information? Please contact FM Assist to discuss