Student Accommodation in Cranfield

Student Accommodation in Cranfield

Welcome to the official Cranfield University off campus student accommodation search engine. Studentpad lets you search for student accommodation, housing, flats and lodgings in Cranfield and the surrounding areas. Find your perfect student house with Studentpad today!

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The Cranfield University accommodation team will monitor certificates for gas safety and request that landlords comply with our terms and conditions of registration; however, we do not inspect or manage any of the properties listed. You are strongly advised to verify all the details shown on the list with the landlord, visit the property to assess its suitability where possible and request to see a copy of the current gas safety certificate. If, after viewing you decide to take up a tenancy agreement for one of the properties listed, please read the contract provided by the landlord very carefully before signing and paying a deposit

Disclaimer Although the Cranfield University accommodation team are happy to give advice on the location of properties and the local area, we are not able to intervene in any disputes. Accordingly, Cranfield University does not accept any liability for any loss or damage arising due to unsatisfactory accommodation arrangements made by you. Please take care when making these arrangements.

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Cranfield University

Cranfield University

As a Cranfield University student, you will have a wide choice of off-campus accommodation options, enabling you to immerse yourself in British culture. 

Cranfield campus:


Experience English village life in Cranfield village, live in the vibrant, modern city of Milton Keynes or base yourself in the historic, riverside town of Bedford. All locations benefit from excellent transport connections to campus, with travel to London via Milton Keynes in 35 minutes and via Bedford in 50 minutes.

Cranfield Village

Located nearest to the Cranfield campus, Cranfield village is a very popular student accommodation option, with a good choice of privately rented houses flats and lodgings. You can cycle to the campus on the dedicated cycle path in 10 minutes; arrive by bus in 5 minutes or walk in 30 minutes. An attractive village, Cranfield offers a wide range of amenities, including a supermarket, take-away restaurants, chemist, post office and hairdresser. In addition to searching for Cranfield, you may also want to consider other popular nearby villages including Wootton (15 minutes via the Uno bus) and North Crawley (10 minutes by cycle).

Living in Cranfield

Milton Keynes

The vibrant, modern city of Milton Keynes is just 11.2km from Cranfield University. The Uno bus journey from Milton Keynes to Cranfield University takes approximately 30 minutes. A truly cosmopolitan city, Milton Keynes combines 4,500 acres of parkland, lakes, rivers and woodland with a unique design and offers everything from extreme sports to top shopping and fine dining. Popular local areas to search for accommodation include Newport Pagnell (10km from the University and 20 minutes via the Uno bus), Broughton (6.7km away from the University and 15 minutes via the Uno bus) and Monkston (6.3 miles and 23 minutes via the Uno bus).

Living in Milton Keynes


The historic, riverside town of Bedford is 17.6km away from the University (40 minutes via the Uno Bus). Located on the banks of the beautiful River Great Ouse, Bedford offers a wide range of parks, riverside walks, sports and leisure activities. Other popular residential areas close to Bedford to search for are Kempston (14.2km from the University, 35 minutes via the Uno bus) and Wootton (8.9km from the University, 30 minutes via the Uno bus).

Living in Bedford



Shrivenham location:


Cranfield at Shrivenham is home to Cranfield Defence and Security. It is a secure military site in partnership with the Defence Academy, Ministry of Defence, UK. The closest small villages are Shrivenham and Watchfield, nestled in the Vale of the White Horse. Other towns in the area, such as Highworth are a short drive or cycle from Shrivenham site, while Faringdon lies on the direct S6 bus route to site. In the area there are numerous pubs, cafes and restaurants which are popular with staff and students. The nearest large supermarket stores can be found in Faringdon. There are a small number of retail outlets such as a mini supermarket, a fast food chain restaurant and a pub restaurant as well as a post office. Shrivenham is reasonably near Swindon (about ten miles away) and Oxford (twenty miles away in the opposite direction). Both Swindon and Oxford have excellent, regular bus services (S6) which stop outside the gates. Swindon and Oxford are both served by trains from London and other major destinations.

Living in or near Shrivenham


The Cranfield campus is in an ideal position – the peaceful location enables you to focus on your studies, yet you'll be just a short distance from the vibrant towns of Milton Keynes and Bedfordand only an hour by road or rail to London, Oxford and Cambridge.

You might choose to live in the nearby village of Cranfield, which is two miles by road from the University. It is an attractive village with a supermarket, shops, take-away restaurants, petrol station, chemist, Post Office, hairdresser, pubs and a church. Other nearby villages include Wootton, North Crawley and Marston Moretaine. Do consider transport options carefully when considering off campus accommodation as you will almost certainly benefit from the use of a car.