Travel Information

Address

UK Chocolate Academy™ centre
Wildmere Industrial Estate
Banbury
Oxon  OX16  3UU

By Road

From the M40 Northbound
Leave the M40 at Junction 11

  • Take the first exit at the roundabout, signposted Banbury Town Centre
  • Take the third exit at the next roundabout, signposted Wildmere Industrial Estate
  • Go straight on through two sets of traffic lights
  • Follow the road round to the left
  • Barry Callebaut is the first turning on the left 
From the M40 Southbound
  • Leave the M40 at Junction 11
  • Take the fourth exit at the roundabout, signposted Banbury Town Centre
  • Take the third exit at the next roundabout, signposted Wildmere Industrial Estate
  • Go straight on through two sets of traffic lights
  • Follow the road round to the left
  • Barry Callebaut is the first turning on the left

 By Rail

 From Birmingham
  •  Trains to Banbury run from Birmingham New Street, Snow Hill, and Birmingham International.
  •  Your journey time will be approximately 45 minutes
From London
  • Trains are available from both London Marylebone and London Paddington
  • Your journey time will be approximately one hour and fifteen minutes

Our site is a short 5-10 minute taxi ride from the station, about 1.5 miles. 

Upon arrival at our site

As you turn into our premises, turn immediately left into the car park, then right, and the visitor’s parking is just on your right in front of the hedge.

Please proceed to the Security Gatehouse, where you will be issued with a visitor’s pass. They will notify Reception of your arrival and will direct you onwards.

For all enquiries please contact Julie Buckland on tel no.   +44 (0)1295 224755   or email:  chocolate_academy_ukie@barry-callebaut.com

By Air

  • Our nearest airport is Birmingham International, approximately a 50-minute drive from Banbury.
  • London Heathrow is approximately 1 hour 15 minutes’ drive.