Living in Huddersfield

Get to know the local charms of Huddersfield and the surrounding area by downloading the free Explore Huddersfield guide for students, produced by Lonely Planet.

You can also visit the Welcome to Yorkshire website to find out about things to do and places to see in the wider county of Yorkshire.

The large urban centres of Leeds and Manchester are both a short train ride away. So you can enjoy the best of city life, including a wide range of social and cultural activities and events, while living and studying in a friendly, welcoming town.

Our How to find us webpage provides more information about Huddesrfield's location, including useful maps and directions.