The University of Southampton

Contact & Directions

Contact Details

Gower Building at night

The Tony Davies High Voltage Laboratory
Building 20, University Crescent
Electrical Power Engineering
Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
University of Southampton
SO17 1BJ
United Kingdom


General Enquiries
Liz Tillotson.

Research Enquiries
Professor Paul Lewin. Email

Commercial Testing Enquiries
TDHVL Team. Email

Undergraduate Programme Enquiries
Dr Igor Golosnoy. Email

Telephone Enquiries
+44(O)2380 594450 


Campus Map. The Tony Davies High Voltage Laboratory is building number 20 on the map.

Highfield Campus map showing parking facilities and disabled access routes (PDF)

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By car

From the M3 – exit at junction 14, following signs for Southampton (A33). Follow the A33 into Bassett Avenue and follow the map/signs to University campuses.

From the M27 (west or east) – leave the M27 at junction 5 (Southampton Airport) and follow the map/signs to University campuses.

Visitor parking

Parking is available outside The Tony Davies High Voltage Laboratory if displaying a visitor permit, obtainable on arrival. There is a pay and display car park on Highfield Campus, which is sited in the vicinity of Buildings 1 and 16. Please note that it can fill up very quickly during the morning.

By air

Southampton International Airport is a few minutes away from the Southampton campuses by bus or taxi (off junction 5 of the M27). There is a full UK domestic service, as well as flights to mainland Europe and the Channel Islands.

By train

Southampton Airport Parkway - [SOA], 2.1 miles
Southampton Central Railway Station - [SOU], 3 miles..
Swathling Railway Station - [SWG], 1.4 miles (local routes only).