Driving to campus


Vehicular access into campus is available via:

  • Culloden Road (via Hadenfield Ave, Link Road and Gymnasium Road)
  • Talavera Road (via Research Park Drive)
  • Herring Road (via Innovation Road and University Ave)
  • Epping Road (via Balaclava Road)

Vehicles are only permitted on public access roads unless otherwise stated.


Macquarie University is located in the suburb of Marsfield. If travelling from the Sydney CBD, the fastest way to reach the University is via the Lane Cove tunnel. If travelling from the Hills District and the greater west, take the M2 motorway (exit at the Christie Road or Herring Road off-ramps). The University is a short distance from the Sydney Orbtial road network.


Macquarie University has over 4,500 parking spaces with priority given to students and staff who pay a special rate upon registering their Macquarie University ID via the payment and registration method specific to their group. Visit the Parking page for all the details.

Fees and regulations

Macquarie University is a paid parking area. Staff must display a valid form of payment while students will from 1 October need to have registered their licence plate and a payment method with CellOpark. Without the correct authorisation you can risk being fined with a parking infringement notice. There are various payment and ticket options available.

For more information about parking fees and regulations, visit the Parking page.

Content owner: Macquarie University Property Last updated: 05 Sep 2019 12:28pm

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