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Location

Bournemouth is on the south coast of England. Approximately 170km from London.



English 2000 School of English is based in the centre of Bournemouth.

Travel by Car
from M3

Leave the M3 at Junction 14 and join the M27 Westbound.
At the end of the motorway stay on dual carriageway through the New Forest.
Pass Ringwood and turn left onto the A338 (Spur Road).
After approx. 8 miles, pass over the Cooper Dean Flyover (large building on left is Bournemouth Hospital).
Carry on for another mile passing the the train station and Asda on the left.
Continue straight on over the St. Paul's Roundabout and leave the A338 at the next exit (signed Wimborne A347).
Go up to the roundabout and turn left onto Richmond Hill Turn first left onto Richmond Gardens. Pass the Dalkeith Arcade car park on the right.
Turn right onto Dean Park Crescent.
At the Horseshoe Common roundabout, take the second exit onto Fir Vale Road.
We are located on the right hand side.


Travel by Coach
Information on Bus / Coach Transport can be obtained from: www.nationalexpress.com

Travel by Train
Bournemouth is served by trains from London Waterloo, Southampton, Oxford, Poole, and Weymouth.

Travel by Air
A Shuttle Bus runs hourly from Bournemouth International Airport to the Town Centre.

Airport Transfers
English 2000 can arrange a taxi transfer from the arrival destination to the accommodation.

We recommend students aged 16 and 17 take a taxi transfer from and to the airport.


Approximate Travel Times
By Bus or By Train (check websites for costs, see below):
Heathrow Airport: 2 hours 30 minutes
Gatwick Airport: 3 hours 30 minutes
Stansted Airport: 4 hours
Luton Airport 3 hours
London City Airport 4 hours
Bristol Airport 2 hours 30 minutes
Southampton Airport 1 hour
Bournemouth Airport 15 minutes
Portsmouth Ferry: 1 hour 30 minutes
Poole Ferry: 45 minutes

By Taxi (One Way Transfer cost):
Heathrow Airport: 1 hour 30 minutes (£130)
Gatwick Airport: 2 hours (£140)
Stansted Airport: 3 hours (£190)
Luton Airport 3 hours (£190)
London City Airport 3 hours (£190)
Bristol Airport 2 hours (£130)
Southampton Airport 45 minutes (£70)
Bournemouth Airport 10 minutes (£40)
Portsmouth Ferry: 1 hour (£100)
Poole Ferry: 30 minutes (£40)


Travel Companies
National Express Coach - www.nationalexpress.co.uk
Train - www.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus - www.bournemouth-airport-shuttle.co.uk



Accredited by the British Council
for the teaching of English in the UK
English 2000 School of English, 8 Fir Vale Road, Bournemouth, BH1 2JG
Tel: 0044 1202 552000 - www.english2000.com
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