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How to get here

Coming by Air

East Midlands Airport is about 17 miles from us and Birmingham Airport about 28 miles. Stansted Airport is further away but it is served by a regular direct train to Leicester. Heathrow Airport is about 100 miles south and it is served by a coach service to Leicester city centre. From Leicester city centre there is a local bus service (Arriva 153) to Desford.

By road

We are 5 minutes drive from junction 22 (if driving south) or junction 21A (if driving north) of the M1 motorway. We have onsite parking.

By Train

Eurostar services from Paris and Brussels arrive at London St Pancras. An adjoining platform has regular trains to Leicester, which generally take just over an hour. The rail station is a ten minute walk from the bus station, where there is a local bus service (Arriva 153) to Desford.


There is a range of accommodation options - both in the village and in the surrounding area.

Contact us if you have any questions about getting here.