Sarum College is located within the beautiful Cathedral Close in the centre of the medieval city of Salisbury.
Situated in Central Southern England, Salisbury is about 75 miles from Heathrow Airport and 90 miles southwest of London in the historic county of Wiltshire.
Sarum College, 19 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 2EE
Walking & Cycling
Sarum College is in the centre of Salisbury and is within a 15-minute walk of both the rail and bus stations. Guests are welcome to use the bike shed at the rear of the college.
Public transport links to Salisbury are excellent and rail and bus stations are within a 15 minute walk to Sarum College.
The train services to and from Salisbury are frequent with direct trains to London, Southampton, Portsmouth, Bath, Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter.
The city also has an extensive bus network with five park & ride sites located at all the main routes into Salisbury. More details about Salisbury Park & Ride can be found on Wiltshire Council’s website.
See map below for the location of the rail and bus stations, and bus stops within the City Centre.
Car parking at Sarum College is very limited and is available on a first come first serve basis. We have one space reserved for disabled parking. Alternatively there is a small car park within the cathedral close (£6), along with others in the city centre.
If you do come by car The High Street entrance is the only way to drive into The Close. Beware – satellite navigation systems sometimes suggest St. Ann’s gate, which offers pedestrian-only access. Some systems are more effective when “North Walk” is entered as the street name rather than “The Close”.
From St Paul’s Roundabout
Leave the roundabout at the exit after St Paul’s Church signposted for the railway station. Go under the railway bridge and turn sharp right at the mini-roundabout towards the station. Turn left at the next mini-roundabout a the station entrance. Follow Mill Road, Crane Bridge Road and Crane Street to the High Street traffic lights. Turn right into High Street and once inside The Close turn left into North Walk. Sarum College is on your left opposite Bishop’s Walk.
From New Road Roundabout
Take the City exit from the roundabout and follow Exeter Street into St John Street, keeping in the left-hand lane. Opposite the White Hart Hotel, turn left at the traffic lights into New Street. Turn left at the High Street traffic lights into the Close, then turn left into North Walk. Sarum College is on your left opposite Bishop’s Walk.
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