Coaches are very welcome to Oswestry and we do our best to make your visit as enjoyable and easy as possible.
How to find Oswestry
Oswestry is located in the county of Shropshire, 66 miles west of Birmingham and close to the Welsh Border.
The Oswestry Tourist Informaiton Centre
Oswestry Visitor & Exhibition Centre,
2 Church Terrace,
Oswestry SY11 2TE,
Tel: 01691 662753
or Oswestry Town Council
Tel: 01691 680222
Coach Set-Down Point
Castle View or Church Street, contact 01691 680222 to arrange central drop off point with a personal meet and greet.
Set-down postcode: SY11 1JR or SY11 2ST
Coach Park Address
FREE PARKING, Oswald Road Coach Park, Adjacent to Cambrian Railway Building, Toilets and visitor information. SY11 1RE
Toilet facilities available at parking area
Contact the Tourist Informaiton Centre on 01691 662753 for further details on where to go and optional group guides. Also Oswestry Town Council on 01691 680222 for additional information.
Oswestry has an award winning Indoor Market held every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Outdoor market every Wednesday and Saturday and Artisan Market last Friday of every month.
Oswestry has an impressive number of small independent shops with friendly warm welcome, a good choice of cafes and restaurants. Museum and galleries to explore. Compact town centre with excellent floral displays throughout the summer months helping to achieve a Gold Award for 10 consecutive years in the Heart of England Competition.
Oswestry is the birthplace of famous war time poet Wifred Owen. Oswestry also has an award winning park, the impressive St. Oswalds Church, the Town Museum (open on Wednesday, Friday and Saturdays only) located within the striking Guildhall, two Art Galleries, historic Visitor Centre, indoor and outdoor Market, Cambrian Train Station and Museum, English Heritage Hill Fort and views from the Castle Mount.
Please call the TIC on 01691 662753 for information on the surrounding attractions and for information on events and festivals in Oswestry or check both the websites.