Here you’ll find all the details you need to make your journey and consequent stay with us as straightforward as possible. Get details on directions, maps, places to stay and more.

Places to stay

There are many great places to stay in Northwich, ranging from great value Premier Inn’s all the way to Luxury Hotels such as Wincham Hall and Nunsmere Hall. Visit the Places To Stay page to view all available accommodation, and book a room for your visit.

Northwich information centre

Opening Times

Monday, 9.15am – 12.30pm
Wednesday, 9.15am – 12.30pm and 1pm – 4pm
Thursday, 9.15am – 12.30pm and 1pm – 4pm

Details and Map

Getting here

Northwich is easily accessed from any of the usual modes of transport. If you’re travelling by car, there’s ample free parking all over the town.

For more information about how to get here, see the menu below.


Northwich has a large number of free car parks, which makes it an ideal place to stop, whether you’re visiting to do some shopping, grab a bite to eat, or explore the local woodlands.

With the Baron’s Quay development now well under way, some of the car parks in Northwich are temporarily closed. See the parking map for car park locations and more information.

By Car

If you’re travelling by car, Northwich has ample free parking around the town which allows visitors to park up, browse the great variety of shops on offer, enjoy a bite to eat, and explore the Leisure activities that Northwich has to offer, all without the need to pay for parking.

If you’re travelling to Northwich along the M6, simply leave the motorway at Junction 15 Knutsford and follow signs for Northwich. From Junction 15, it is only a 20 minute drive into the centre of town.

If you’re travelling on the M56, leave the motorway at Junction 10 Stockton Heath Interchange and head south through Antrobus. Follow signs for Northwich and again, you will arrive in around 20 minutes, depending on traffic.

By Train

If you are visiting Northwich by train, Northwich Railway Station is only a 10-15 minutes walk away from the town centre. Simply follow Station Road up to the roundabout, and then take a left into town.

If you would like to take a bus into town from the station, there is a bus stop just a short walk down station road, towards town. This bus service runs regularly and will take you directly to the Northwich Bus Interchange, which is adjacent to the centre of town.

If you are travelling to Northwich from further afield, it may be easier for you to travel to Hartford Train Station, which is around a 20 minute walk from the town centre.

For information regarding train services please visit the National Rail Journey Planner.

By Bus

If you are from the surrounding areas of Northwich, you may want to consider travelling by bus, as there are numerous bus services that will take you to the Northwich Bus Interchange, adjacent to the centre of town.

For more information about getting here by bus, try the Arriva Journey Planner.

By Water

Those who travel by water along the River Weaver often stop at Northwich’s visitor mooring between Northwich Town Bridge and Hayhurst Bridge, where the River Dane meets the River Weaver.

Just a short distance downstream from Northwich visitor mooring, you will arrive at the iconic Anderton Boat Lift that takes you up to the Trent and Mersey Canal.

Local Taxi Numbers

Club Class 24 7 Taxi01606 46666

Acacia Cars – 01606 45522

Kingsmead Travel –  01606 333896

Pickmere Private Hire07827 943494

Reem Executive Private Hire – 01606 950 095