The distance from the M5 to Airthrie School is 3 miles and will take between 5 and 10 minutes depending on traffic. At Junction 11, take the A40 Exit (Cheltenham, Gloucester, Gloucestershire Airport) and head towards Cheltenham.Merge onto the A40 Bypass between Gloucester and Cheltenham. At the first roundabout (Golden Valley) take 3rd exit to continue (in either the left or centre lane) along the A40 towards Cheltenham.
Continue over the next traffic lights (GCHQ) and move to the right lane to take 2nd exit at the next roundabout (exit at two o'clock).Continue along the Gloucester Road into Cheltenham with a bus lane on your left.At end of the bus lane, keep to the right to continue over the traffic lights onto the Landsdown Road. (Dean Close Junior school is on your right).
Keep to the left to turn left at the next traffic lights into Christchurch Road.Once in Christchurch Road, keep to the right to continue straight over the traffic lights at Queens Road.Continue up Christchurch road until you see a pedestrian crossing.The school is on the left, immediately before the pedestrian crossing lights.
The distance from the outskirts of Cheltenham (Charlton Kings) to Airthrie School is 3 miles and will take between 9 and 12 minutes depending on traffic.Follow the A40, into Cheltenham until you see a signed route left to the M5 and Gloucester A40.Turn left into the Sandford Rd,then 1st exit left at the next mini roundabout and 2nd exit right at the next roundabout into the Sandford Road (towards the General Hospital).
Continue along Sandford Road to the traffic lights at the end.Turn right then immediately left into Montpellier Terrace.At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit (Gloucester A40, Motorway M5).After the pedestrian crossing, there is an elongated roundabout.At its end, take the second exit right into Lansdown Crescent.
Turn right into Malvern Road.At the mini roundabout in front of Christ Church, turn left into Christchurch Road.Continue along Christchurch road for approximately 50 metres until you see a pedestrian crossing.The school is on the right, immediately after the pedestrian crossing lights.