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Whittington is a small rural community in Shropshire close to the market town of Oswestry. Whittington Castle sits in the centre of this lovely village.
Whittington Castle is situated in the centre of Whittington village. 2 miles east of Oswestry. It is just 20 minutes from Shrewsbury (A5), and 35 minutes from Chester (A483). When approaching Oswestry stay on the A483 or A5 and do not turn for Oswestry town. Take the A495 signposted for Ellesmere off the Oswestry bypass and continue into Whittington over the railway level crossing. At the T-junction turn left staying on the A495. Our castle is on your left and the car park entrance (there is a small fee) is just opposite the church on your left. Please do not park on our village roads.
The nearest Railway Station is Gobowen on the Chester to Birmingham line and is 2 miles from Whittington. There are taxi numbers at the station.
Nearest Coach Station is Oswestry.
Whittington is on Arriva route D70 which runs between Oswestry and Shrewsbury.
For further details please phone Traveline 0870 6082608