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Bristol Aquarium
Anchor Road
Bristol
BS1 5TT

Sat Nav use BS1 5LL

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Via M5 (coming from the South), exit Junction 18, follow A4 (Portway) to the City Centre. We are located on Anchor Road.

Via M5 (coming from the North), exit M5 Junction 15 to join the M4. Then exit M4 Junction 19 , follow M32 all the way to the City Centre. Follow the road ahead on to the A4044 city centre. At St James Barton roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A38 signposted City Centre. At the one way roundabout system get in lane for the A4 Anchor Road. Please note car park locations below.

Via M4 (East/West), exit M4 Junction 19 , follow M32 all the way to the city centre. Follow the road ahead on to the A4044 city centre. At St James Barton roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A38 signposted City Centre. At the one way roundabout system get in lane for the A4 Anchor Road. The nearest car park, Millennium Car Park, is located off Anchor Road. Please note car park locations below.

UPDATE: City centre roadworks until 2017

Please note there are city centre construction works now taking place close to the Bristol Aquarium. For more information on any potential disruptions please visit http://travelwest.info/travelupdates

Park & Ride

Everyone enjoys stress-free journeys into a busy city centre! Therefore we highly recommend making your journey to Bristol Aquarium as easy as possible and take advantage of three Park & Ride stations in Bristol.

Portway (postcode BS11 9QE), Long Ashton and Brislington (A4) all drop off in the city centre. More information:  http://travelwest.info/park-ride.

Car parks

We do not have an aquarium car park and we recommend you are aware of the car parks available through the city before you set off for the day. The nearest are:

Millennium Square car park (a 2 minute walk). https://www.at-bristol.org.uk/millennium-square-car-park 

Prince St (NCP) (approx 5 minute walk) http://www.ncp.co.uk/find-a-car-park/car-parks/bristol-prince-street

Wapping Wharf on Wapping Road (approx 10 minute walk) http://wappingwharf.co.uk/

The Mall Galleries, Broadmead (approx 20 minute walk) http://www.bristolshoppingquarter.co.uk/visitor-…/facilities

Cabot Circus car park (approx 25 minute walk) http://www.cabotcircus.com/visitor-info/parking

City Council Car parks http://www.bristol.gov.uk/…/transport-an…/where-park-bristol

Use Bristol Temple Meads station, we are a 20 minute walk, 17 minute Ferry ride or a 10 minute bus ride.

Catch First Bus service numbers 8 or 9 to College Green, walk from College Green down the side of Bristol Cathedral. Cross the road at the traffic lights and the aquarium is on your left.

If you decide to ride the Bristol Insight open top bus tour, hop off at stop 1 for your visit to the Aquarium!

Take to the water and catch a Bristol Ferry boat and travel in style to the aquarium.

Bristol Airport is situated 45 minutes drive from the City Centre. Visit www.bristolairport.co.uk for further information.

Bicycle parking and/or lockers are available in Anchor Square, Mud Dock and Cabot Circus.

For more detailed directions, visit multimap.com or www.theaa.com/routeplanner