Getting Here

Travelling by car

The British Motor Museum is five minutes from Junction 12 of the M40, on the B4100 near the village of Gaydon. It is signed locally with brown Motor Museum road signs.

Exit the M40 at Junction 12 and turn left, following the brown Motor Museum signs. Continue for approximately 1 mile and the entrance to the British Motor Museum is on your left.

The Museum has free and ample parking for visitors. 


If you’re travelling from out of the area, the nearest rail stations are Leamington Spa & Banbury.

If you’re planning to cycle from nearby, plan your route using the Cycle Streets website here.

The British Motor Museum has a bike park on the gravel parking area around the back of the main Museum building. 

Electric Vehicle Charging Points

There are six charging points to the rear of the Museum visitor car park, two of which have a 22kw charging socket and the rest have 7kw charging sockets. There are four charging points at the Conference Entrance located at the back of the Museum building, each with 7kw charging sockets. You can charge your electric vehicle using the Shell Recharge Solutions app or ad-hoc using a QR code on each of the EV stations.