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Welcome to Atherstone

Its easy to reach Atherstone by road or rail (or even by boat or bike!) and once here there's plenty of free parking, easy access to the Coventry Canal and a huge footpath network to get around the wider area.

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Atherstone is located on the A5 just 10 miles from both Tamworth and Nuneaton.
Plan your route on Google Maps

There is plenty of parking available throughout the town, please see below for more information.


Regular bus services connect Atherstone with Tamworth, Nuneaton, Birmingham and surrounding areas.
Plan your journey at: www.traveline.info

Trains run regularly from Atherstone Station to Tamworth and Nuneaton and destinations beyond.
Train times can be found at:www.nationalrail.co.uk
and Trainline

By Boat

The Coventry Canal runs from the centre of Coventry to Fradley Junction, passing through Bedworth, Nuneaton, Atherstone, Polesworth and Tamworth.



Plentiful Parking is available throughout the town both on street and in car parks. The following car parks are operated by North Warwickshire Borough Council:

For more information on Car Parks in Atherstone, including operation hours please visit the North Warwickshire Borough Council parking page.

For more information on on-street-parking please visit the Warwickshire County Council parking page.

Please park considerately in Atherstone and do ensure you take note of any signs, restrictions and parking within the designated zone, before leaving your vehicle.

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