Directions to HMP Channings Wood

Address:

HMP Channings Wood
Denbury
Newton Abbot
Devon
TQ12 6DW

Prison Tel: 01803 814 600
Choices Tel: 01803 814600 Ex: 4893

  • Buses from Newton Abbot: Country Bus (0800 9548975) website, service 176 (Newton Abbot to Denbury) operates from the main Newton Abbot bus terminus in Sherborne Road, at the rear of the indoor market. The railway station is a ten minute walk away from the bus terminus. The service is not frequent and you are advised to check the times, especially for the return trip. No bus service on Sundays.
  • Train: Regular rail service to Newton Abbot, which is on a main Plymouth to Exeter rail route.

  • Taxi: There is a taxi rank outside of the railway station and one in the town centre.

  • Car: From the North and East:, M5 becomes A38 near Exeter and where the road divides into A38 Plymouth and A380 Torbay, take Torbay road. This will bring you to the outskirts of Newton Abbot (Penn Inn roundabout) - turn right at the roundabout to the town centre and follow signs to Totnes (A381). Pass through Newton Abbot on the Totnes road until you come to a roundabout next to a cemetery (about a mile outside of town). Turn right towards Denbury. Follow this road (quite narrow) for around two miles and you will pass the entrance to the prison driveway on your right hand side.

 

 

Channings Wood visitor centre

  • From the West: use A38 Plymouth to Exeter road. Turn right on A383 for Newton Abbot and pick up Totnes signs when entering Newton Abbot. Join the Newton Abbot to Totnes road (A381) by ASDA and continue until you come to a roundabout next to a cemetery (about a mile outside of town). Turn right towards Denbury. Follow this road (quite narrow) for around two miles and you will pass the entrance to the prison driveway on your right hand side.

A small visitor car park is available outside the Visitor Centre. Once this is full, parking is available on the main prison driveway.


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