Directions

Driving directions to the Department of Physics

  • From Hartford’s Bradley Airport (or Springfield):

    Coming out of the airport follow signs towards Interstate 91 – take 91 SOUTH towards HARTFORD. Get off at Exit 35A onto Rte. 291 EAST (it only goes east from there) towards MANCHESTER. This is a relatively new highway (1994), so it doesn’t always appear on the maps. Route 291 cuts across to Rte. 84, which you then take EAST, towards BOSTON. Take Exit 68 off Rte. 84, and turn RIGHT at the end of the exit. This is Rte. 195 SOUTH, towards MANSFIELD. Follow Rte. 195 for about 7 miles and you will come to the UConn campus.

    As you enter the campus from the North there are dorms on your right and a large agricultural field on your left. At the bottom of the hill turn RIGHT at the lights, onto North Eagleville Road (there is a white-steeple church on your right at the corner). Follow North Eagleville Road and turn LEFT at the second set of lights and follow signs to park in the North Parking Garage on your left. The Physics Building is the large building on the corner opposite the parking garage. Physics Main Office is on the first floor of the Physics Building.

  • From New York City (or New Haven):

    Take 95 NORTH to NEW HAVEN, and get onto 91 NORTH towards HARTFORD. Just before Hartford, get onto Rte. 84 EAST towards BOSTON. Follow Rte. 84 and get off at Exit 68, turning RIGHT at the end of the exit. This is Rte. 195 SOUTH, towards MANSFIELD. Follow Rte. 195 for about 7 miles and you will come to the UConn campus.

    As you enter the campus from the North there are dorms on your right and a large agricultural field on your left. At the bottom of the hill turn RIGHT at the lights, onto North Eagleville Road (there is a white-steeple church on your right at the corner). Follow North Eagleville Road and turn LEFT at the second set of lights and follow signs to park in the North Parking Garage on your left. The Physics Building is the large building on the corner opposite the parking garage. Physics Main Office is on the first floor of the Physics Building.

  • From Boston:

    Take the Mass. Pike (Rte. 90) WEST and get off at the STURBRIDGE exit 9 for Rte. 84, towards NEW YORK CITY and HARTFORD. Follow 84 WEST and get off at Exit 68, turning LEFT at the end of the exit. This is Rte. 195 SOUTH, towards MANSFIELD. Follow Rte. 195 for about 7 miles and you will come to the UConn campus.

    As you enter the campus from the North there are dorms on your right and a large agricultural field on your left. At the bottom of the hill turn RIGHT at the lights, onto North Eagleville Road (there is a white-steeple church on your right at the corner). Follow North Eagleville Road and turn LEFT at the second set of lights and follow signs to park in the North Parking Garage on your left. The Physics Building is the large building on the corner opposite the parking garage. Physics Main Office is on the first floor of the Physics Building.

  • From Providence:

    Take US-6 WEST toward WILLIMANTIC/HARTFORD and get off at the ramp toward CT-195/UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT. Turn RIGHT onto N Frontage Rd / CT-632. Turn LEFT onto STORRS RD / CT-195. This is Rte. 195 NORTH, towards MANSFIELD CENTER/STORRS. Follow Rte. 195 for about 7 miles and you will come to the UConn campus.

    As you enter the campus from the South there are dorms on your right and a lake on your left. Turn LEFT at the lights, onto North Eagleville Road (this is the first left turn past the lake, there is a white-steeple church on your left at the corner). Follow North Eagleville Road and turn LEFT at the second set of lights and follow signs to park in the North Parking Garage on your left. The Physics building is the large building on the corner opposite the parking garage. Physics Main Office is on the firstĀ  floor of the Physics Building.