Stoke on Trent tourist and travel information

Stoke on Trent tourist and travel information

Stoke on Trent Travel Information

Travel Information Stoke-on-Trent is Staffordshire's largest city and has been Britain's main pottery and ceramics centre for 400 years. The city is ideally placed in the heart of England for a day out or weekend away. Stoke on Trent is about halfway between Manchester and Birmingham.

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bus and coach travel

Coaches Stoke on Trent - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33. Hinde Street Park & Ride is well signposted as you approach the city centre via Hanley. There are many local bus services.

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M6 Motorway

Roads Stoke on Trent - Travel by road - Stoke on Trent is about 3 miles NE of Junction 15 of the M6 Motorway. The M6 Motorway travels north - south and connects to the M1 at Rugby then on to Carlisle. The M6 Toll is north of Walsall and Sutton Coldfield and bypasses the M6 the areas around Birmingham and Wolverhampton. Stoke on Trent is about 155 miles from Carlisle and 75 miles from Rugby.

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Miles from town Stoke on Trent is 5 miles north of Stone, 15 miles north of Stafford and 3 miles east of Newcastle under Lyme.

Travel by train

Rail Stoke on Trent - Travel by train - Stoke on Trent Station, Platform 1, Station Road, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 2AA. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting room. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Shops. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Whole station step free access. Wheelchairs available. Taxi rank. Stoke-on-Trent intercity trains run to and from London, Birmingham and Manchester and many other towns and cities.

Virgin Trains. Main Regions: Virgin West Coast provides services from London Euston to the West Midlands, the North West and Scotland. Tel: 0870 789 1234. www.virgintrains.co.uk

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Stoke on Trent Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Stoke on Trent - Sport - Whiston Hall Golf Club, Froghall, Cheadle, Cheshire, ST10 2HZ. About 8 miles NE of Stoke-on-Trent on the A52. Tel: 01538266260.

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Stoke City FC

Sport - Stoke on Trent Stoke on Trent - Sport - Stoke-on-Trent's famous people list includes Sir Stanley Matthews, and is home to two Football League teams, Stoke City F.C. and Port Vale F.C. Tollgate Leisure Stoke on Trent. Tel: 0870 787 5800. Kidsgrove Sports Centre Stoke on Trent. Tel: 01782 786162. Port Vale FC, Vale Park, Hamil Rd, Burslem, Stoke On Trent, ST6 1AW. Tel: 01782-655-832. Stoke City FC, Britannia Stadium, Stanley Matthews Way, Stoke On Trent, ST4 4EG. Tel: 01782-592-200. Ten Pin Bowling. Stoke Tenpin, Festival Park, Stoke on Trent, ST1 5SP. Tel: 0871 550 1010.

Port Vale FC

Shopping

Stores Stoke on Trent - Shopping - Marks & Spencer, 11 Upper Market Square, Hanley, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 1PU. Tel: 01782 202030. Lloyds Pharmacy Stoke on Trent. Tel: 01782 212682. Howard Place. Sub Post Office Stoke on Trent Tel: 01782 215415. British Home Store Stoke on Trent - 9-15 Parliment Row, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 1PX. Tel: 0845 8410195.

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Entertainment

Entertainment Stoke on Trent - Entertainment and attractions - Foxfield Steam Railway, Caverswall Road Station, Blythe Bridge, Stoke on Trent, ST11 9BG. Tel: 01782 396210. The Foxfield Railway is a preserved Steam Railway in North Staffordshire. About 5 miles east of Stoke on Trent.

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Museum

Stoke Library

Other information Stoke on Trent - Other information - Stoke-on-Trent is home to the world's greatest pottery manufacturers, with visitor centres, ceramic museums, factory shops and factory tours around the famous potteries. The Gladstone Pottery Museum is distinguished by the large bottle-kilns that used to dominate the whole city. The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 3DW. Tel: 01782 232323. The Wedgwood Museum Trust Limited, Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST12 9ES. Tel: 01782 282818. About 5 miles south of Stoke on Trent. City Central Library, Hanley Tel: 01782-238455

Wedgwood visitor centre

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STOKE ON TRENT ACCOMMODATION

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Stoke on Trent hotels

ACCOMMODATION

For hotels accommodation in other areas near to Stoke-on-Trent see Stafford hotels & Leek hotels.

Staffordshire Map and Attractions

Stafford is 142 miles from London. It is 46 miles from Wombourne to Leek and 33 miles from Burton on Trent to Newcastle under Lyme.

Airports Airport indicated is Birmingham International.

Roads Stoke on Trent is about 3 miles NE of Junction 15 of the M6 Motorway.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). Stoke on Trent does have a station.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Alton Towers, Alton, Staffordshire, ST10 4DB. Tel: 08705 20 40 60. alton-towers.co.uk.
Attraction 2 - Rudyard Lake and steam railway - near Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 8PF. Tel: 01538 306280. rudyardlake.com.
Attraction 3 - The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 3DW. Tel: 01782 232323. (Photo: top right)
Attraction 4 - Biddulph Grange Garden, Grange Road, Biddulph, Staffordshire ST8 7SD. Tel: 01782 517999. nationaltrust.org.uk. (Photo: bottom right)
Attraction 5 - Lichfield Cathedral, 19A The Close, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 7LD. Tel: 01543 306100.

Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

Biddulph Grange Garden

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Port Vale FC

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Stoke Victoria Hall

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Stoke on Trent - Local Information. Lloyds Pharmacy Stoke on Trent 01782 212682 - Lloyds TSB Bank PLC Stoke on Trent 0845-300 0000 - Howard Place Sub Post Office Stoke on Trent 01782 215415 - Tollgate Leisure Stoke on Trent 0870 787 5800 - Kidsgrove Sports Centre Stoke on Trent 01782 786162 - Stoke Town Hall 01782 232732

Telephoning Stoke on Trent from abroad - To dial a number in Stoke on Trent from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Stoke on Trent

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