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Polaris House

Polaris House
Polaris House
   Polaris House,
   North Star Avenue,
   Swindon,
   Wiltshire,
   SN2 1FL



By Rail

Swindon is served by First Great Western services from:

  • London Paddington - 1 hour
  • Reading - 30 mins
  • Didcot Parkway - 15 mins
  • Chippenham - 15 mins
  • Bath - 30 mins
  • Bristol - 45 mins
  • Cardiff - 1 hour

Other train operators run services to Swindon from Oxford (via Didcot Parkway, taking around 50 minutes) and Gloucester (about 45 minutes). Please check travel times on the National Rail timetable.

Polaris House is just a couple of minutes walk from Swindon railway station. From platforms 1 - 4 take the steps up from alongside the newsagent on platform 3 and cross the footbridge. With the steps behind you, bear right (with the station on your left) and cross the public car park to the roundabout.

By bus

Polaris House is a short walk from the bus station via an underpass.

By road

  • London - 81 miles
    M4 to Jn 15, then A419, A4259 into Swindon
  • Reading - 40 miles
    M4 to Jn 15, then A419, A4259 into Swindon
  • Bristol - 42 miles
    M4 to Jn 16, then A3102 into Swindon
  • Bath - 38 miles
    M4 to Jn 16, then A3102 into Swindon
  • Cardiff - 77 miles
    M4 to Jn 16, then A3102 into Swindon
  • Gloucester - 35 miles
    A417/A419, then A4311 into Swindon
  • Salisbury - 41 miles
    A345 (to M4 Jn 15), then A419, A4259 into Swindon
  • Oxford - 30 miles
    A420 then A4312 into Swindon

From most approach routes, follow signs for 'Town Centre'. Then look out for signs for 'North Star'. Follow these until you arrive at the roundabout adjacent to the dome of the Oasis leisure complex, and take the second exit (the one before the Oasis).

Visitors can park in the Pay and Display car park at the next roundabout. Polaris House can be found to the left of the roundabout.

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