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City Centre

Penny Street & Market Street


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Lancaster City Centre is a vibrant and historic area located south of the River Lune. It's a popular choice for both University of Cumbria and University of Lancaster students. All the shops, restaurants, and bars are within walking distance. The City Centre is also well connected by buses. However, the rent prices here are more expensive compared to the other student areas.


  • University Of Cumbria in Lancaster: 1.4 km
  • University of Lancaster: 5.5 km
  • Lancaster Train Station: 0.5 km
  • Lancaster Castle: 0.4 km
  • Marketgate Shopping Centre: 0.2 km
  • The Sugarhouse: 0.5 km

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Images courtesy of: "Barclays Bank" (CC BY 2.0) by Reading Tom, "Bobbin, Lancaster" (CC BY 2.0) by Adam Bruderer, "IMG_20170902_135408-01" (CC BY 2.0) by Andreas Mortonus

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