how to travel to our offices

Our full address is The Pump House, Coton Hill, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 2DP

Please note that a Sat Nav or other internet maps will take you just north of our offices. Instead use the postcode for the Gateway Education Centre which is next door: SY1 1NB

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MEA recommends the use of low carbon transport wherever practicable.

Arriving By Train

Our offices are less than a five minute walk from Shrewsbury Rail Station. From the rail station exit head towards the pedestrian crossing, crossing the main road, then immediately crossing again to the right. Walk down this road, then use the next pedestrian crossing to cross to the other side. The Pump House is the building immediately after the Gateway Adult Education Centre.

Arriving By Bus

Our offices are a five minute walk from Raven Meadows Bus Station. There is a bus stop (Broome Place, Chester Street) directly outside the building (river side) served by the bus services 6, 7, 501 and 576. For details:  

Arriving by Bicycle

We have high quality cycle parking facilities at the rear of our site. A shower room is available. 

Arriving By Car

Coton Hill has parking on the river side of the road (time limited to 3 hours). There is on-street parking on Chester Street towards the town centre which is "Pay and Display" but is limited to 60 minutes. There is a multi-storey car park located at Raven Meadows where a "Pay on Foot" system is in operation. 

A street level car park is available at Howard Street, off Castle Foregate (A5191), literally north of the railway station, adjacent to The Buttermarket (nightclub). This provides parking 24 hours a day. 


For those with mobility needs our building is fully accessible.