Portsmouth NHS Trust
Portsmouth is one of the UK's most historic cities with a rich maritime heritage. The education centre is purpose-built with sophisticated computing facilities, a library, cafe and a full range of teaching resources, including fully equipped skills centres. Practice experiences are usually completed in Portsmouth and the surrounding area as well as Portsmouth's Queen Alexandra Hospital. where you will complete some of your practice experiences.
From the West
Follow the M27 and take exit 12 (Cosham). At the roundabout take the 3rd exit towards Southsea (Eastern Road). Follow this road until you reach the traffic lights at the end. Turn right into Milton Road and at the next set of traffic lights, turn left into St Mary's Hospital. Parking can be found either immediately to the left by the Ella Gordan Unit or just past the main maternity unit to the right (Finchdean House).
From the East
Follow the A3M south towards the M27. Take the sliproad marked for Southsea. At the roundabout take the 1st exit marked for Southsea (Eastern Road). When you reach the traffic lights at the far end, turn right into Milton Road. Just before the next set of traffic lights turn left into St Marys Hospital. Turn immediately left again and follow the road for a short disatance whereby the public car park can be found on your left.
There are a number of services that stop either on Milton Road or within a short distance of the hospital. The following First Bus services stop on Milton Road outside the Hospital: 6, 6a, 1c, 19
London Waterloo (1hr 30mins) or London Victoria (2hrs 10mins)
Bristol (2hrs) South Wales (3hrs 15mins)
Frequent South Coast services from Southampton, Bournemouth & Brighton
For further information please visit National Rail Enquiries or phone 08457 48 49 50
Fratton Train Station is the nearest Railway Station to St Marys Hospital. From there it is about a 20 min walk or short taxi ride to the hospital.