King Edward VI Grammar School
Getting to and from King Edward VI Grammar School
These routes and maps are suggestions of how you could stop taking the car and swap to cycling, walking, or scooting to school. They don’t show every possible route and you could have fun finding a way that works for you. If you know a safe way that gets you there even quicker, that’s great! Take that route instead.
Heavy traffic zone
Heavy traffic at drop off and pick up times is usually the heaviest traffic at school time. We recommend avoiding roads within roughly 1000 metres of King Edward VI Grammar School. This includes Rectory Lane, Victoria Crescent, Marconi Road, Glebe Road, New Street, Victoria Road and the smaller roads attached to them.
Cycling and walking routes
From the East - cycling only
Victoria Road via Marconi road (1.6km approx.)
Drop off on Victoria Road. Turn right onto New Street, turn left onto Marconi Road. Turn right onto Glebe Road. Turn left onto the A1016 to reach the King Edward VI Grammar School.
From the East - walking only.
Rectory Lane East via Chelmer Valley Road (0.64km approx.)
Drop off on Rectory Lane East. Cross Chelmer Valley Road A1016 using the pedestrian crossings onto Broomfield road. Turn left onto Broomfield Road to reach the King Edward VI Grammar School.
Victoria Road via Glebe Road (0.8km approx.)
Drop off on Victoria Road. Turn left onto Glebe Road and follow onto the A1016 to reach King Edward VI Grammar School.
From the South - walking only
Victoria Road South via Glebe Road (0.8km approx.)
Drop off on Victoria Road. Turn left onto Glebe Road and follow onto the A1016. Use pedestrian crossings to reach King Edward VI Grammar School.
Park & Ride
Park & Ride at Chelmsford could help you on your journey.
Being on one of the main routes into Chelmsford, KEGS benefits from being close to bus services from Broomfield, the Waltham’s, Great Leighs and Braintree. For those going elsewhere Chelmsford bus station is about a 5-minute walk away.
Chelmsford train station has trains to and from Shenfield, Ingatestone, Witham and Colchester, amongst others. Lots of KEGS students get the train to school. Greater Anglia offer discounts on train travel for students at some schools.