Travel Information

How to get to Warwick

Warwick is located in the rural Heart of England. It is close to Stratford-upon-Avon, Royal Leamington Spa and Kenilworth. The closest cities are Coventry and Birmingham.

Warwick is served by an extensive motorway network.
From London and the south east M40, exit at Junction 13 for Warwick.
From the south west M5, M42 & M40, exit at Junction 15 for Warwick.
From the north west M6, M42 & M40, exit at Junction 15 for Warwick.
From the north east M1, M69, A45 & A46 and follow the Warwick signs.
From the east take the A14, M6, A45, A46 and follow the Warwick signs.

Parking in Warwick

The town has plenty of long-stay and short-stay parking facilities (see map) as well as on-street parking available for 30 minutes to two hours.

On-street parking is charged during the day from 8am-5pm or 8am-8pm (with some variations – check local signs for details), including weekends and bank holidays.

For further information about parking in Warwick, click here.

By Coach
Regular services of National Express. Tel: 08705 808080.

By Train
Warwick train station is just 10 minutes walk to the town centre and Castle.  Trains are available to Birmingham, Stratford-upon-Avon, London (Marylebone) and intermediate stations.  Use Leamington Spa for connections to Banbury, Coventry, Oxford and intermediate stations.  Tel 08457 484950. Please note Warwick Parkway Station is situated 1.5 miles from the town centre.

West Midlands Railway offers a frequent and fast service from major cities, including Birmingham, Coventry and Stratford-upon-Avon to Warwick Railway Station. Advance fares available from just £7.30 when travelling from Birmingham to Warwick. Visit www.westmidlandsrailway.co.uk to book tickets.

The table below shows the distances from Warwick.

Distances to Warwick
Warwick University8 miles/
11 km
Kenilworth6 miles/
9 km
Royal Leamington Spa3 miles/
4 km
Stratford-upon-Avon9 miles/
15 km
Coventry12 miles/
19 km
Birmingham24 miles/
38 km
Birmingham Airport18 miles/
29 km
Oxford50 miles/
81 km
London94 miles/
152 km