Loading...

Find us

The School of Artisan Food is located in North Nottinghamshire, off the A60, 3 miles to the south of Worksop.

The School of Artisan Food is located on the Welbeck Estate, which forms part of Sherwood Forest. As well as being home to the legendary Robin Hood, the local area was also a centre for the mining industry (prior to its decline) and remains a rich agricultural area, with many working farms, including the home farm at Welbeck.

The School of Artisan Food is located within easy reach of many of the UK’s major towns and cities:

Town / City Distance
Sheffield 14 Miles
Nottingham 24 Miles
Doncaster 29 Miles
Derby 33 Miles
Lincoln 33 Miles
Leeds 52 Miles
Manchester 61 Miles
London 154 Miles

The local area around the school has much to offer, so why not combine your course at the school with some local sightseeing? Some of the major attractions in the immediate vicinity of the school include:

For more information on the local area, and details of local attractions, please visit Experience Nottinghamshire.

BY ROAD

The School of Artisan Food is located between the M1 and the A1, off the A60, 3 miles to the South of Worksop. The address of the School is:

The School of Artisan Food
Lower Motor Yard
Welbeck
Nottinghamshire
S80 3LR

Download a map of the School in PDF format.

Please note, when you book a course and your place is confirmed, you will be sent full directions and details of parking arrangements with your welcome pack.

BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT

The School of Artisan Food is easy to reach from a number of mainline railway stations:

  • Retford - Located on the East Coast Mainline, Retford Station is around 20 minutes away by taxi. Trains from London Kings Cross go direct to Retford and take around 1hr 20mins.
  • Chesterfield - Located on the East Midlands Trains route from London St Pancras to Sheffield, Chesterfield is around 30 minutes away by road.
  • Worksop – The local railway station in Worksop is on the Sheffield to Lincoln line and is a 15 min taxi journey from the School.
  • Whitwell – This local station is the closest to the school (5 min taxi journey), and is on the Robin Hood Railway Line which connects to Nottingham. This is a local train route so journey times do vary and can take longer than using the main train stations (Retford and Chesterfield).

Please note: It is advisable to pre-book a taxi for your journey from your arrival station to the School.

  • Retford Taxis | Hinchcliffe's - (+44) 01777 702049
  • Worksop Taxis | Town Taxis - (+44) 01909 488333 or Nunns Taxis - (+44) 01909 500005

When you book a course with The School of Artisan Food and your place is confirmed, you will be sent details of public transport links.

BY AIR

If you are planning to visit The School of Artisan Food from further afield and you are planning to arrive by air, the School offers easy access to the following airports:

AIRPORT CONNECTION DETAILS:

Robin Hood Doncaster/Sheffield Take the hourly shuttle bus from the airport to Doncaster station.
From Doncaster station take a train to Retford or Worksop station.
Then a taxi from Retford or Worksop Station to the School.
Distance by car from the airport: 21.1 miles (40 mins)

East Midlands Airport Take the Skylink bus from the airport to Nottingham station.
From Nottingham station take a train to Worksop station.
Then a taxi from Worksop station to the School.
Distance by car from the airport: 43.6 miles (53 mins)

Manchester Airport Take a train from the airport station to Sheffield station.
From Sheffield station take a train to Worksop station.
Then a taxi from Worksop station to the School.
Distance by car from the airport: 67.4 miles (1 hr 39 mins)

London - Heathrow Take Underground Tube train to Kings Cross station.
From Kings Cross take the train to Retford and then a taxi to the School.
Distance by car from the airport: 158.6 miles (2 hrs 45 mins)


Please note: It is advisable to pre-book a taxi for your journey from your arrival station to the School.

  • Retford Taxis | Hinchcliffe's - (+44) 01777 702049
  • Worksop Taxis | Town Taxis - (+44) 01909 488333 or Nunns Taxis - (+44) 01909 50000

Newsletter Signup