Directions

Directions to the track are given below, and a Word document version can be downloaded. This also contains a list of local hotels and guest houses, as well as typical arrangements for larger weekend race meetings (this may vary depending on the event)

The track’s postcode is GL7 6BA – if you use this for directions make sure you use the A433 to get to the airport’s north entrance; it is possible you will be directed to the other side (A429) where the main entrance cannot be used for Model Car Club access.

Android Phone Users – If you have an Android phone, you can use the ‘View Larger Map’ link above to navigate to the club using your phone. Using your phone, click on ‘View Larger Map’ and allow Google Maps to open the link. Then long-press the screen and then click ‘Get Directions’. This will open up your SatNav app and direct you to us!

Important Note for Caravans & Motorhomes – there are some low / narrow bridges near to the airport – see below for details.

Access to the airport is via an automatic gate which is closed from 7pm until 7am each day.

Once on Cotswold Airport – please note 20 MPH speed limit.
From the gate go straight on keeping the main airport fence on your right. Follow the main road around to the track. Please do NOT park on a road, pull off onto the grass.
The campsite is before the track on the left, please ask a Cotswold member if unsure.

Directions to the Track

Birmingham / M5 North

Take junction 11A of the M5, take the A417 to Cirencester. Leave A417 follow signs for Cirencester. Turn right at roundabout & go over bypass, straight over next roundabout. Into 30 limit.
At roundabout take the 1st exit onto Swindon Road (signposted Stroud A419)
At roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Bristol Road – A419
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Bristol Road – A419 (signposted Through Traffic)
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A419 (signposted Stroud)
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A433 (signposted Tetbury, Bath, Chippenham)
Approx 3 miles turn left onto minor Rd SP Cotswold Airport.
Keep Airport fence on right & follow roads to track
The Airport gates will be closed from 7pm until 7am each day


Bristol/M5 South

Take M4 east to Junction 17, take A429 SP Kemble. After passing through Crudwell, pass Kemble Business Park ,
pass main entrance to Cotswold airport on left.
in Kemble Village take 2nd left into village, pass under railbridge.
Turn left onto A433
1/2 mile turn left onto minor Rd SP Cotswold Airport.
Keep Airport fence on right & follow roads to track
The Airport gates will be closed from 7pm until 7am each day


London/M4 East

Take Junction 15, follow A419 SP Cirencester.
Leave A419 SP Cirencester Industrial Centre, (pass military airfield on left).
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Bristol Road – A419
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Bristol Road – A419 (signposted Through Traffic)
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A419 (signposted Stroud)
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A433 (signposted Tetbury, Bath, Chippenham)
Approx 3 miles turn left onto minor Rd SP cotswold Airport.
Keep Airport fence on right & follow roads to track
The Airport gates will be closed from 7pm until 7am each day


Central England

Follow A429 or A417 signposted to Cirencester. Once you have crossed over a bridge with a dual carriageway underneath keep going to the next large roundabout.
At roundabout take the 1st exit onto Swindon Road (signposted Stroud A419)
At roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Bristol Road – A419
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Bristol Road – A419 (signposted Through Traffic)
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A419 (signposted Stroud)
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A433 (signposted Tetbury, Bath, Chippenham)
Approx 3 miles turn left onto minor Rd SP cotswold Airport.
Keep Airport fence on right & follow roads to track.

The Airport gates will be closed from 7pm until 7am each day

Important Note for Caravans & Motorhomes – Height Restrictions near to Cotswold Airport North Entrance

If you go through Kemble village there is a height restriction of 10′ 6″ under the railway bridge. There is also a height restriction on the A433 south of Cirencester of 13′ 0″ close to the Kemble village turn.

One route to avoid the height restrictions is up the A433 from the south, i.e. from Tetbury. (from M4 J18)
If travelling from the North, this route can be accessed from the A429 by going south of the main entrance to Kemble Airport, turning right at the Kemble Business Park SP Culkerton, & pick up the A433 north again to the back entrance to the Airport.
From the East, when coming up the A429 from the M4 (J17), go through Crudwell then turn left at the Kemble Business Park SP Culkerton, then turn right onto the A433 north again to the back entrance to the Airport.