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Location and Directions

Harlaxton College is situated one mile from the A1 on the A607 Grantham to Melton Mowbray road. It is three miles from the Midland's market town of Grantham and is near the cities of Lincoln, Nottingham, Leicester, and Peterborough.

London is a little over one hour by train from Grantham Station and a little over two hours by road. Grantham Station also provides convenient rail connections with most of the British Isles.

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Directions

By Road

We recommend you use Google Maps to get directions to Harlaxton College.

Please note: The main gates, directly opposite the Gregory Arms public house, are normally closed so access to the College is gained via Harlaxton Village and Manor Drive.

Otherwise:

From the North & South - From the A1 take the A607 turnoff towards Melton Mowbray, proceed for 1 mile, Harlaxton College can be seen off the road on your left just before the village of Harlaxton. Turn left into Harlaxton Village and approach the College via Manor Drive.

From the West (A607, Melton Mowbray) - From the A607 proceeding towards Grantham, pass through the villages of Croxton Kerrial and Denton before turning right into Harlaxton Village, and approach the College via Manor Drive.

From the West (A52, Nottingham) - From the A52 proceeding towards Grantham, take the southbound tunoff on the A1 and proceed for approximately one mile. From the A1 take the next turnoff, the A607 towards Melton Mowbray, and proceed for 1 mile, Harlaxton College can be seen off the road on your left just before the village of Harlaxton. Turn left into Harlaxton Village and approach the College via Manor Drive.

By Train

Harlaxton's nearest rail station, Grantham, is connected to the main East Coast line which terminates at London's King's Cross Station. See National Rail Enquiries for the latest train schedules.

By Air

The two main London Airports have their own travel information pages - Gatwick Airport and Heathrow Airport. Stansted Airport and Nottingham East Midlands Airport also offer convenient access.

Accessibility

Harlaxton College prides itself on the welcome we offer all visitors. We are able to offer full access to most areas of the house for visitors using wheelchairs, including the main State Room visitor route, via a lift and access arrangements. If you can, please book your visit in advance, as this will help us to guide you regarding parking arrangements and lift access. Please contact the main reception on +44 1476 403000 or e-mail enquiries@harlaxton.ac.uk.