Our Bristol office is at One Castlepark opposite the Marriott Hotel Bristol City Centre, near Cabot Circus shopping centre.
Visitors will be greeted at reception where you will be required to sign in. The staff will then direct you to the 3rd floor which can be accessed via the stairwell or lifts. On arriving at the entrance to Jisc please ring the doorbell where a member of staff will greet you.
If you have any trouble finding the office or gaining entry, please phone our enquries line above.
Directions to our Bristol Office
By trainTemple Meads is the nearest railway station. One Castlepark is around a 20 minute walk from the station. You may find it helpful to follow signs to Cabot Circus. Alternatively, take the 8/9 bus from outside the station and get off just before the main Old Market roundabout, opposite the Bristol Evening Post building. From here walk up towards the roundabout and bear left. One Castlepark is the red brick building on your left.
By coachThe coach station is on Marlborough Street in the City Centre. One Castlepark is around a 20 minute walk from the station. You may find it helpful to follow signs to Cabot Circus.
By airBristol International Airport is about 8 miles South of Bristol City Centre. A bus service runs from the airport to Temple Meads station on a fairly regular basis. Further information about the Bristol Flyer service can be found on the Bristol International Airport web pages under 'Find Us'. If you are flying into London, Heathrow airport has a direct National Express Coach Service to Bristol. Alternatively you can take the Heathrow Airport Express train to London Paddington and change there for a train to Bristol.
By carOne Castlepark is very near the M32 entrance to Bristol. Cabot Circus car park is easily accessible from the M32 and is around a 5 minute walk away, while the Marriott NCP is just opposite our office.
Jisc staff are based in both the ground and first floor South offices.
Jisc Collections are based on the first floor South.
General enquires and administration are based on the ground floor South.
Meeting rooms 1, 2, 3 and 4 are based on the ground floor on the North side.
Directions to our London Office
By trainThe nearest tube stations within walking distance are: Temple (District and Circle Line - five minutes) Embankment (Northern Line, Bakerloo Line, District and Circle Line - five minutes) Waterloo (Northern Line, Bakerloo Line, Jubilee Line, Waterloo and City Line - ten minutes) Mainline stations within walking distance are Charing Cross, Waterloo and Waterloo East. If you walk east along Strand from Charing Cross, turn right at Lancaster Place and walk towards Waterloo Bridge, Brettenham House is the last building on your right. If you are crossing the river on Waterloo Bridge, keep to the west side of the bridge as Brettenham House is the first building on your left when you have crossed the river.
Directions to our Janet Office
By trainJanet is 6 miles south-west of Didcot Parkway Station, providing connections with London (Paddington), Birmingham, West of England and South Wales. Taxis are readily available at Didcot Parkway station, and the transfer time to Janet is approximately 10 minutes.
By airJanet is 1 hour's car journey from London's Heathrow Airport. Follow the M4 motorway westwards to interchange 13 then head northwards on the A34
By carJanet lies on the A4185 mid-way between Oxford and Newbury. Approach from the north and south using the A34 If Southbound, leave the A34 at the A4130 (Didcot and Wantage) exit, take the fourth exit signed to Wantage (the A4185) If Northbound, leave the A34 at the A4185 (Harwell Oxford site and Wantage). On Arrival at Janet's Harwell Oxford Office limited visitor parking is available in front of the building. Alternatively, if there is no parking available at our office, please follow these directions to the additional parking available within the bus car park.
Ground Floor, Brettenham House
5 Lancaster Place
Visitors for meeting rooms 1, 2, 3 and 4 should initially go to the building reception in the South entrance where you be issued with a visitor's pass. From here, turn left through the doors where Jisc staff will meet you.
Ground floor South is currently closed for refurbishment and and all Jisc staff including Jisc Collections are based on the first floor.
Directions to our Jisc Collections Office
By trainThe nearest tube stations within walking distance are: Waterloo (Northern Line, Bakerloo Line, Jubilee Line, Wateloo and City Line - ten minutes) Temple (District and Circle Line - eight minutes) Embankment (Northern Line, Bakerloo Line, District and Circle Line - eight minutes) Charing Cross (Northern Line and Bakerloo Line - seven minutes) Please note that the entrance to the building is near Waterloo Bridge. Mainline stations within walking distance are Charing Cross and Waterloo.
Janet service desk