By Train

There is only one train station in Swindon which is approximately 4 miles from The Dorcan Academy. There is a taxi rank directly outside the station but just in case you need to call a taxi there are two numbers below:

  • V Cars – 01793 701 701
  • Swindon Black Cab Company – 01793 537 344

  By Bus

The bus station is directly in front of the train station (about a 2 minute walk). Just behind the station is Fleming Way, this is a long road lined with many bus stops so you can’t miss it.
You will need to catch the number 2 service. Bus times are listed below:

Fleming Way071007280739075108030815
Covingham (St. Pauls Church)072607440756080808200832

  By Car

The school is situated approximately ten minutes from junction 15 of the M4. The school postcode is SN3 5DA and may show as Dorcan Technology College as we have only recently changed status. Please use the ample car parking facilities in the car park directly to your right as you enter the school site.

The Dorcan Academy
St. Paul’s Drive
Covingham, Swindon
Wiltshire SN3 5DA
Switchboard: 01793 525231
Fax: 01793 431461
The Dorcan Academy is a charitable company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales under company number 07831414. The registered office is St. Paul’s Drive, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN3 5DA.