How to find Hampshire County Council
Elizabeth II Court, Winchester
Getting to Winchester
Postcodes for SatNav or Mapquest
Elizabeth II Court
Tower Street Parking (next to Elizabeth II Court)
St Catherines Park and Ride
South Winchester Park and Ride
Trains run direct from Oxford, Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle and Scotland. Fast trains run from London Waterloo three times an hour. Direct services also operate from most surrounding areas including Bournemouth, Poole, Weymouth, Woking and Reading.
The County Council offices are about a five minute walk from Winchester station. Leave the station via platform two and follow the signs to the County Council offices. Visit National Rail for train times and information.
By Bus and Coach
Coach services call at Winchester from London (Victoria) and Heathrow via the M3, and from the Midlands. The coach stop is situated in the Broadway opposite the Guildhall, about half a mile from the County Council offices. For further information call 0870 580 8080 or visit National Express.
Areas surrounding Winchester have regular bus services that stop within easy walking distance of the County Council's Castle complex. For more information, please call the Bus Information Line on 0870 608 2608. For Dial-a-ride, a transport service for people with disabilities, call 01962 846785.
Route 1 - from the north (London via M3)
Leave the motorway at junction nine, join the A272 and follow signs for central Winchester. The County Council offices are at the top of the High Street; follow signs for Hampshire County Council.
Route 2 - from the west
Leave the M4 at junction 13 and travel south along the A34, then join the B3420 Andover Road which takes you straight into central Winchester; follow signs for Hampshire County Council.
Route 3 - from the south (via M3)
Leave the M3 at junction 11 and follow signs along St Cross Road and Southgate Street into the city centre. Turn left at the traffic signal junction with the High Street. The County Council offices are 200 yards up the High Street on the right.
The South Winchester Park & Ride is located off Junction 11 of the M3. The East Winchester Park & Ride (St Catherine’s and Barfield) are located off Junction 10 of the M3.
Southampton International Airport - 8 minutes by train.
Vertex - the Basingstoke Hub - opening 2 September 2013
Bus routes 931kb - Routes 1 and 14 provide a regular service to Chineham shopping centre, which is only a few minutes’ walk from Vertex. Additionally, there is a footpath from the Bond Close bus stop (served by Route 1 on Wade Road) to Vertex.
Car sharing - A car share service operates three times a day from Old Basing and Pyotts Hill to Chineham shopping centre. Please follow the link for further information and to register to use the service.
In Farnborough the County Council shares a civic office with Rushmoor Borough Council.
To see directions, maps and public transport information, please visit Rushmoor Borough Council’s ‘how to find us’ page. Both councils welcome visitors at the same reception.