Getting Here

Industrial Action on local rail services:

On Friday 1st and Monday 4th September there will be industrial action on Northern Rail services. This will affect trains to and from our nearest station, Goostrey. It may also affect some services travelling to and from our nearest mainline station, Macclesfield. Please check the National Rail website for help in planning your journey.


Road Closure Notice:

Part of the A535 from the South will be closed from 31st July to 1st September for bridge repairs. For access to Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre please follow the directions below.

From M6, junction 18, follow the road into Holmes Chapel. At the roundabout, follow the A50 signposted Knutsford and Warrington. On arrival in Knutsford, take the A537 signposted Macclesfield and travel to the village of Chelford. At the roundabout in Chelford (with the Shell garage on your left), take the third exit signposted A535 Holmes Chapel and Jodrell Bank.

This road will say closed but please ignore the road closure sign and continue -the road is closed after the turning for Jodrell Bank. Simply follow the brown tourist signs to the entrance.

Our address is:

The University of Manchester
Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre
*SK11 9DL 

*But, for Sat Nav purposes please use SK11 9DW. 

You can also find our location via Google Maps.

We’ve also provided you with details for reaching us via car, via train, and by bicycle.

We look forward to seeing you soon!