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Getting here/coach parking

Our proximity to the M6 & M1 motorways in the heart of the country makes us an ideal stop off destination on your journey. Coach parking is available at the Westway Car Park, located close to the town centre just a few minutes’ walk from the Visitor Centre. Coach parking must be pre-booked by calling the Visitor Centre on 01788 533217

Nearby places/attractions

  • Coventry 14 miles
  • Leamington 14 miles
  • Warwick 17 miles 
  • Leicester 22 miles
  • Stratford 28 miles
  • Bicester Shopping Village 44 miles

Coach friendly pubs and restaurants

Coach parties are welcome at these five town centre pubs and restaurants:-

  • The Bank: (01788) 536317
  • The Rupert Brooke (Wetherspoons): (01788) 576759
  • The Lawrence Sheriff (Wetherspoons): (01788) 517604
  • The Merchants Inn: (01788) 571119
  • William Webb Ellis: (01788) 542338

Alternatively two miles from the centre of Rugby: The Old Royal Oak (Hungry Horse Pub Chain) offers free coach parking, a beer garden and is located next to the Oxford Canal: (01788) 561401.

Useful contacts

  • Simon Gardner, Visitor Centre Manager: (01788) 533217
  • Rugby Art Gallery/Museum: (01788) 533201
  • Rugby School Tours: (01788) 556169
  • Webb Ellis Rugby Football Museum: (01788) 567777