Tendring Technology College Thorpe Campus
Getting to and from Tendring Technology College Thorpe Campus
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 drop off and pick up time is usual. We recommend avoiding roads within roughly 1000 metres of Tendring College. This includes large parts of the High Street, Mill Lane and Landermere Road and smaller roads attached to them.
Cycling and walking routes
From the North – cycling or walking
Landermere Road (300m approx.)
Drop off where Landermere Road meets The Spennells. Turn left onto Landermere Road and follow the road to reach Tendering Technology College.
From the East – walking only
Frinton Road (1.1km approx.)
Drop off where Frinton Road meets Byng Cresent. Turn right onto Frinton road and then turn right onto Landermere Road. Follow Landermere Road to reach Tendering Technology college.
From the South – walking only
Hall Lane (800m approx.)
Drop off where Hall Lane meets Frinton Road. Turn left onto Frinton Road and turn right onto Landermere Road to reach Tendering Technology College.
From the South West – walking only
Mill Lane (500m approx.)
Drop off on Mill Lane. Follow Mill Lane and turn right onto the High street. Turn left onto Landermere Road to reach Tendering Technology Street.
From the West – walking only
High Street (950m approx.)
Drop off where High Street meets Vicarage Lane. Turn left onto High Street and follow the road and turn left onto Landermere Road to reach Tendering Technology College.
Thorpe is well connected by buses to Weeley, Clacton, Kirby, Frinton and Walton. Although buses don’t run directly past the college, they all go along the High Street, less than 200 metres from the college front gate.
Thorpe-le-Soken train station is less than 1.6km walk, with pavements the whole way and no need to cross any roads other than the High Street. Thorpe station connects to Clacton and Walton in one direction, and Colchester in the other, taking in several other village stations. Greater Anglia offer discounts on train travel for students at some schools and colleges.