Trent College and The Elms is conveniently situated on the border of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire.

Ideally located at the heart of the UK’s motorway system – with easy access to the M1, M42, as well as the A1. Reaching Trent by road, rail or air couldn’t be easier.

  • By Vehicle

    By road
    Using Satellite Navigation, our postcode is NG10 4AD.

    Trent College is situated just off Junction 25 of the M1 in Long Eaton.

    By car from the South
    From the M1 Northbound take the exit to Junction 25 signposted Derby and Nottingham. Take the 5th exit towards Long Eaton and continue past the Novotel on your left before turning right at the first roundabout. Follow the road until you reach the next roundabout and take your first exit towards Long Eaton. Trent College is 2 minutes down Derby Road on your right hand side.

    By car from the North
    From the M1 Southbound take the exit to Junction 25 signposted Derby and Nottingham. Take the 2nd exit towards Long Eaton and continue past the Novotel on your left before turning right at the first roundabout. Follow the road until you reach the next roundabout and take your first exit towards Long Eaton. Trent College is 2 minutes down Derby Road on your right hand side.

  • By Rail

    Long Eaton boasts its very own train station, located just 1.5 miles from Trent College.

    Rail routes through Long Eaton run along the Midlands Main Line route, with direct routes to London, Loughborough, Leicester, Birmingham, Nottingham, Derby, Chesterfield and Sheffield.

  • By Air

    East Midlands Airport is less than 20 minutes’ drive from the college. It has direct flights to 90 International destinations. The Skylink bus connects Nottingham and Derby with East Midlands Airport 7 days a week. The airport is also served through East Midlands Parkway rail station and a shuttle bus service.

    To the north, Robin Hood Airport is set for further rapid expansion, as a result of an £18 million pound project to provide a direct link to the M18. Opened in 2005, the airport already enjoys direct flights to Europe and Central America.

    Birmingham International is also around 45 minutes away from Nottingham, and provides worldwide flights to destinations including Europe, USA and Canada.

  • Hotels around Long Eaton

    Novotel, Bostocks Lane, Long Eaton
    Preferential rates agreed please quote ‘Trent College’

    Best Western, Bostocks Lane, Long Eaton

    Holiday Inn, Bostocks Lane, Long Eaton

    Village Hotel, Brailsford Way, Chillwell
    Preferential rates agreed please quote ‘TNC’

    Risley Guest House. 113 Derby Road, Risley
    Preferential rates agreed please quote ‘Trent College’