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The Study Centrel is located on the northern side of Bedford town centre. The Study Centre is located on De Parys Avenue. Once through the gates, you will be on Burnaby Road. You can park on our driveways. If you park on the street, you must buy and display a ticket.
If you have Sat Nav - enter postcode MK40 2TR
From London and the south via the M1 Motorway
Leave the M1 motorway at junction 13 and join the A421 which leads to the edge of town. Pick up the A6 and follow the pale blue route along Ampthill Road, Rope Walk, A5140 (old A418) Longholme Way, Newnham Avenue, Polhill Avenue, Park Avenue and De Parys Avenue - we are on the left-hand side.
From Milton Keynes and from the North via M1 Motorway Junction 14
Enter the town along the A428. Go straight ahead at the mini double roundabouts. At the traffic lights turn left on to Union Street. At the next roundabout, take the 2nd exit on to Roff Avenue. Continue until you reach the next roundabout where you should take the 2nd exit on to Park Avenue. Take the first right on to De Parys Avenue. We are on the left.
From the North - Wellingborough and the A6
Enter the town along the A6 and Clapham Road. At the 2nd roundabout turn left in to Roff Avenue. At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Park Avenue and then take the first right on to De Parys Avenue. We are on the left.
From the East - Cambridge and the A1
Turn off the A1 onto the A412 at the Black Cat Roundabout. This road later joins the A428 at the roundabout on the outskirts of Bedford. The A428 runs into Goldington Road. At the junction with Newnham Avenue and Polhill Avenue, (next to the multi-storey tower block of De Montford University) turn right into Polhill Avenue. At the end of Polhill Avenue you will come to some traffic lights (opposite the Park Hotel). Turn right at these lights and take an immediate left into Park Avenue. Continue along Park Avenue until you come to the turning for De Parys Avenue. Go down De Parys and we are on the left.
From Luton Airport
Join the M1 at junction 10. Exit the M1 at Junction 13 and proceed as above from the M1 South into Bedford.
The First Capital Connect line runs from Brighton to Bedford, passing through Gatwick Airport, London St Pancras International and Luton Airport Parkway. The East Midland Mainline service goes from London St Pancras and calls at Bedford on its way north. The Study Centre is just a 15-20 minute walk away from the train station but we recommend that you take a taxi.
Taxi from Bedford Train Station
There are taxis at the train station. Tell the driver you want the Study Centre at 67 De Parys Avenue. The journey takes five or ten minutes.
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