Where to find us

Location and Travel Information


The Bristol Maritime Academy HQ is based in Bristol at the Underfall Yard, it is close to Bristol Temple Meads train station and can easily be found by road, foot or train:

Address: The Bristol Maritime Academy, Underfall Yard, Cumberland Road, Bristol. BS1 6XG t: +44 (0) 117 929 1153

By Car

The postcode BS1 6XG will take your Sat Nav to Bristol Harbour Master’s Office, however, at current, there is no parking available here. There are various paid parking sections in the Hotwells areas but if in doubt we would recommend using public transport such as the park and ride system.


By Train

Bristol Temple Meads Train Station is the largest station in Bristol and our closest one. We are a 30-minute walk from the station either along the river and roadway, or you can take the scenic route along the historic floating harbor, following the public footpath all the way to the end.

The quickest and easiest route: 1. As you leave the station cross the road turn right onto temple gate A/4 2. Keep left and continue onto Redcliffe Way (A4044) 3. Go straight over the first roundabout and over the bridge that crosses the water 4. Stay left as you cross the bridge onto The Grove 5. At the end of the Grove turn left onto Princes Street 6. Continue straight onto Wapping Road 7. At the first roundabout take the first right onto Cumberland Road 8. Follow this road all the way to the end where you will see the Baltic Wharf Leisure Centre and Harbor Masters office.