The Old School Bed and Breakfast is in Little Compton in the Cotswolds, off the A44 between Moreton-in-Marsh and Chipping Norton. When you are planning your trip please bear in mind that it is vital to have a car to explore the area as public transport is very limited.
We are approximately:
- 1 hour from Birmingham International Airport
- 1.5 hours from Heathrow Airport
- 1 hour from Oxford
- 1.5 hours from Bath
- 2 hours from London
- 1.75 hours from Stonehenge
TRAVELLING BY CAR
Leaving Moreton-in-Marsh, take the A44 to Oxford/ Chipping Norton. Travel for approx. 3.5 miles. Don’t turn off the main road when you see the signs for Little Compton, stay on the main road and take the next turning right, signed Chastleton Village, and turn immediately left into our double-gated driveway into the parking area.
Leaving Chipping Norton, take the A44 to Evesham /Moreton in Marsh. Travel for approximately 4 miles. As you enter the village of Little Compton, stay on the main road and take the next turning left, signed to Chastleton Village, and go immediately left into our double-gated driveway Into the parking area.
Whichever way you arrive, the gigantic Monkey Puzzle Tree in our front garden is a useful and well-known landmark!
For satellite navigation our postal code is GL56 0SL.
TRAVELLING BY TRAIN
We are about 6 miles from Kingham Station and 4 miles from Moreton-in-Marsh Station, which are both on the Great Western London-Paddington Hereford line.
The train takes about 1 hour 35 minutes from Paddington to Moreton-in-Marsh (and about 10 minutes less to Kingham).
Train times are on the National Rail Enquiries website http://www.nationalrail.co.uk
TAXIS FROM THE STATION
Please note that you will need to book a taxi to meet you from the train at either Kingham or Moreton- in-Marsh as there are no taxi ranks at these stations. They need to be booked ahead as they do get busy. Few take credit or debit cards so you will need cash. They normally charge about £1 per mile.