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Getting Here & Parking

Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry   CV1 5QP

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By Car

At  Coventry inner ring-road, turn off at Junction 3 or 5 and follow the brown signs for the Herbert. There are several Pay & Display car parks available within walking distance. For directions using sat-nav or route planners use the postcode CV1 5QP. Alternatively, a park and ride service for the city centre is operated from War Memorial Park, Kenilworth Road in the south of the City.

Click here for further details about car parks around the Museum.


By Bus

All buses terminate in the city centre, and most buses stop at Pool Meadow bus station. The Herbert is approximately 5 minutes walk from Pool Meadow, and 10 minutes from most other stopping places in the city centre. There are signposts across the city directing people to the Herbert, and we are situated next to the Cathedral so are easy to find. 

Most bus services in Coventry and the surrounding areas are operated by National Express. Use their interactive bus journey planning tool to get to and from the museum.


By Train

From Coventry station it is a 10 - 15 minute walk into the city centre. Buses and taxis are also available from the railway station. Plan your trainride with London Northwestern Railway.


By Bike

There are some bike storage racks outside of the museum and nearby on University Square. There is also rack storage at Coventry Train Station. 

West Midlands Cycle Hire have bicycle docks on Earl Street by Jordan Well where you are able to hire or dock a bike for your journey.


Car Parking Postcodes

Use these postcodes for car parking with a sat-nav.

West Orchards CV1 1QX
Barracks CV1 1DD
Belgrade Plaza CV1 4AJ
Lower Precinct CV1 1NQ
Cox Street CV1 5LW
Christchurch Basement CV1 2QL
Bishop Street CV1 1HW
Salt Lane CV1 2GY
White Street CV1 5YF
Grove Street CV1 5DL
Gosford Street CV1 5ED
Grosvenor Road CV1 3FF
Lower Ford Street CV1 5PW
Manor House CV1 2EY
Cheylesmore CV1 2NT
Far Gosford Street 1 CV1 5DW
Far Gosford Street 2 CV1 5EA
Lincoln Street CV1 4JN
Russell Street CV1 4GD
Bird Street (Walk In centre) CV1 4FN
Harnall Lane CV1 4EZ
Warwick Street CV5 6BF
Clay Lane CV2 4LH
Moat Street CV1 3AZ
Watch Close CV1 3LN