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Shepton Mallet Prison,
Frithfield Lane,
Shepton Mallet,

Opening Hours

Mon-Sun: 10am-5pm

Arriving by car

Our prison car park is situated at the top of Frithfield Lane (BA4 5FQ) and is open from 10am until 5:00pm.

This is a customer only car park and the cost is £3.00 to park all day – this car park closes at 5pm.​

The closest public car parks are located on Great Ostry BA4 5DB and Old Market Rd, BA4 5DX (500 metres).

Arriving by train

Castle Cary Train Station is located approximately a 15-minute drive away.

There are a number of taxi and bus services between the station and the prison, including Swift Taxis, Regal Taxis, Mum’s Taxis.

The bus service runs hourly and is bus number 1, 1A or 1C.

Arriving by coach

If arriving by coach, you will be dropped off outside the front of Shepton Mallet Prison.

The coach will pick you up from the same location, outside the prison, after your visit is completed.

Your coach driver will provide specific details on the day. For further information on our coach trips, contact us directly.

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Opening Hours

Mon-Sun: 10am-5pm