Travel Information


HMS Collingwood is 1 1/2 miles South of Fareham, 10 miles West of Portsmouth, within easy reach of the M27 from Junction 11.

Postcode for Sat Nav is PO14 1AS. Please ignore your Sat Nav as you approach HMS Collingwood and follow the Open Day traffic signs.

Directions to the Car Park will be sign posted as you get nearer to HMS Collingwood.

Traffic getting to/from the Open Day is traditionally heavy, with approximately 7000 people attending the event.  Every effort will be made to make your journey as smooth as possible but please allow for some delay on entry and exit.

Directions from M27 Junction 11 are as follows:

1. Head southwest on Eastern Way/A27 for 1.2 miles, keeping to the middle lane over the flyover of the A32/A27.

2. At the first roundabout (Fareham Town Centre) take the first exit onto Gosport Rd/A32.

3. Continue straight on at the roundabout after 0.2 miles, taking the 2nd exit, remaining on Gosport Rd/A32.

4. After 0.3 miles keep to the right hand lane, staying right onto Newgate Ln/B3385 signposted HMS Collingwood.

Routes to the Main Car Park (HMS Collingwood Sports Field) & the VIPs / Disabled Visitors & Stall Holders Car Parks (entrance to HMS Collingwood via Longfield Avenue) will be signposted.

Exit from the Main Car Park will be a left turn only, heading South on Newgate Lane for approximately 1 ½ miles towards the Peel Common Roundabout.  This is a necessity to allow traffic to flow on Newgate Lane and speed up the emptying of the Main Car Park.



There will be limited free parking on site for MOD car-pass holders – access via Liverpool Road Gate off Longfield Avenue.

There will be limited free parking in main sports field opposite the main entrance for all other visitors. 

For all Disabled Blue Badge Holders there will be limited parking in a specially allocated area in the main sports fields.

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