Getting Here

The Research Park is unique in its location on the University of Illinois campus, with student dorms, recreational centers, and academic buildings within walking distance. Whether walking, biking, driving, or riding the bus, the Research Park is highly accessible. Interested in a tour for your group or RSO? Register for a time through the Research Park Tour Request form.


Champaign-Urbana is notoriously bike friendly. Bike paths connect the Research Park to the campus and community. Visit here for more information on bicycle accessibility.


Buses provide transportation throughout the Park, the University of Illinois campus, and the surrounding communities. MTD buses bring students, faculty, staff, and visitors to the Research Park from campus every 15 minutes.


Research Park is conveniently located on the south side of the University of Illinois campus. Its location is approximately ten minutes from interstates I-74, I-72, and I-57. Find parking information here.

Air Travel

The Research Park is only ten minutes from the nearest airport. Willard Airport, located five miles south of the Research Park, connects our community to major hubs across the country.


The nearest train station is just ten minutes from the Research Park. Amtrak provides daily rail service to and from Champaign.

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