Location of Ratcliffe College

Ratcliffe College is situated on the A46 seven miles north of Leicester close to the towns of Loughborough and Melton Mowbray and the city of Nottingham. It is also conveniently located for the national motorway network and is easily accessible from all directions.


The College is only 20 minutes from Leicester’s railway station, with a regular services to London St Pancras taking just over 1 hour.


For air travellers, the M1 and M42 links bring both Birmingham (one hour) and East Midlands (30 minutes) airports within easy reach, while London-Heathrow and London-Stansted are within reasonable travelling distance.

A46 Northbound

Access to Ratcliffe College can only be made from the Northbound carriageway of the A46. The College is clearly signposted by two directional signs positioned at the side of the carriageway, well before the slip road.

A46 Southbound

If travelling south on the A46, continue past the College which will be seen on the right – exit from the A46 on the slip road signposted Ratcliffe on the Wreake/Sileby. At the ‘T’ junction turn right under the A46 and right again onto the slip road to rejoin the Northbound carriageway. The College slip road is within a short distance on your left.

To see a map of Ratcliffe and for contact information please view the link below


Ratcliffe College
Fosse Way
Ratcliffe on the Wreake
Tel: +44 (0) 1509 817000
Fax: +44 (0) 1509 817004
Admissions Enquiries E-mail: registrar@ratcliffe.leics.sch.uk