How To Find Us

How To Find Us

By Foot – We are located in St Werburghs by M32. From the City Centre follow the walking route along the river Frome, which  begins by Staples near Cabot Circus.  At the Junction 3 on M32 take the underpass towards St Werburghs and carry on by the other side of the motorway to Mina Road. The Community Centre is signposted from there.  It is a pleasant walk and takes approximately 30 minutes.
For more walking routes and estimated walking time from wherever you are please see the directions and map here.

By Bus – Services run close by the Centre up Sevier Street/York Street/St James Street. The No 5 linking the City Centre from Ruppert Street (near Bus Station opposite Primark) to Emersons Green. Also, 48/49 service on Stapleton Road/ Warwick Road. Short walk across the bridge over the M32.

By Bicycle – Cycling Route number 8 passes just south of the centre on the other side of the motorway, so access to the Centre from the route is available via the footbridge or by the Junction 3 underpass. We have secure bike parking facilities on site with CCTV coverage.

By Taxi – Local taxi numbers for pick up from the site are available on the following contact numbers: 0117 923 1515 and 0117 966 6800

By Rail – the closest station is Stapleton Road Railway which provides services hourly to Gloucester and Westbury and provides a local service (the Severn Beach Line) between Bristol Temple Meads and Avonmouth.

By Car – Both from the city centre and from outside Bristol the area as a whole is easily accessed via the M32 Junction 3. In Bristol links north to Montpelier/St Andrews, Horfield and Filton are accessible via Ashley Hill or Muller Road and links south are easily accessible through St Phillip’s Causeway.
The nearest electric vehicle charging points are:

  • Children’s Scrapstore, 21 Sevier Street, St Werburghs, Bristol, BS2 9LB
  • Ikea Bristol, Eastgate Shopping Centre, Eastgate Road, Bristol, BS5 6XX

GPS/Satellite Navigation Users – Input Postcode BS2 9TJ (Horley Road)

We value our users’ opinions and evaluate the services we provide regularly. If you booked one of our rooms or attended a session at the Centre and would like to give us feedback, please use the form below:

Feedback Form

SWCA is commited to working in sustainable way and encourages the use of sustainable means of travel to the Centre: public transport, cycling or walking. We offer loyality cards to a local bike repair shop for people who regularly cycle to the Centre and offer advice on bus timetable and walking/cycling routes.
If you would like to know more please download our Travel Plan below.

Travel Plan 

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