Borough Council of Wellingborough

Flags at Swanspool House are flying at half-mast

In memory of former Mayor George Willmott who passed away on 4 October, and former Mayor and Honorary Freeman Geoff Timms who passed away on 5 October. Our condolences are extended to both families.

Location

Download a detailed location map with directions to Wellingborough.

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Opening hours for the Council Offices

Council Offices

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 8.30am - 5pm

Thursday: 9.30am - 5pm

Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm

Location

Wellingborough offers excellent road links to the rest of the Country and is able to service the majority of population centres in the UK and return within a working day.

The M1, A1, A45 and A14 give companies unlimited links to all parts of the country.

The A14 provides the major east-west route between the east coast ports of Felixstowe and Harwich and the Midlands. The M1 and A1 run North to South linking into the national network.

Companies based in Wellingborough can access the Channel Tunnel, Dover, Southampton, Felixstowe and northerly to Newcastle upon Tyne within four and a half hours driving time, which allows a return journey within the same day.

Road

Distances from Wellingborough in miles:

Bedford - 18
Birmingham - 65
Bristol - 125
Cambridge - 40
Felixstowe - 106
London - 70
Northampton - 10
Oxford - 51

A45 - 0
A14 - 7
M1 - 15
A1 - 25

Rail

The Midland Mainline offers a regular service from Leeds to London St Pancras station, with 50 minute journey times from Wellingborough on most trains.

More information is available on the East Midland Trains website.

This line is a crucial arterial link for the East Midlands now that St Pancras is the hub for the new high speed rail connection to the Channel Tunnel.

For General Information call National Rail Enquiries on 03457 48 49 50.

Visit Eurostar Information for your international travel requirements.

Air

Wellingborough is within a 60 mile radius of four international airports as well as Sywell Aerodrome, a private airfield with facilities for executive flights and helicopter links, just 3 miles from the town.

Flight Enquiries

Sywell Aerodrome
London Luton
Birmingham
Stansted
East Midlands
London Heathrow

Alternatively, visit Red Planet Travel which offers information for door-to-door travel for both public transport and journeys by car.

Borough Council of Wellingborough,
Swanspool House,
Doddington Road,
Wellingborough,
NN8 1BP