How to Find Forest Park School

School Travel Plan

We have a School Travel Plan which all schools are encouraged to complete in order to improve road safety for pupils and to reduce car use and encourage greener alternatives. Our travel plan has the following aims and objectives:

Aim 1: Reduce car use & encourage green alternatives
Objective 1:  Increase number of staff and pupils cycling or walking to and from school

Aim 2: To contribute towards HCC target of 50% reduction in number of children killed or seriously injured to the average 1994-98 level 
Objective 2:  Increase road safety skill

Forest Park has 2 sites and both are listed below for the Primary School please follow the instructions plus the green instructions, please note, both sites have very limited parking and will get full very quickly, so please respect our neighbors when parking and use public transport or local car parks when ever you can, thank you.

Forest Park Primary Forest Park Secondary

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By Road:

M3 Traveling South

By Car to Forest Park School
  • Take M27 to Bournemouth.
  • Exit at Junction 3.
  • Take M271 to Southampton.
  • At roundabout at end of the road, take 2nd exit onto flyover, marked Lyndhurst, Totton.
  • Take next exit immediately on your left, marked Totton town centre.
  • Turn right on to a long drive, it's marked with 'No Parking'.
  • Forest Park Secondary School is at the end of the drive.
  • For Forest Park Primary School, carry on past Forest Park Secondary and keep to the left lane as it splits.
  • Take the first exit at the firstround-about and then take the second exit at the second round-about.
  • Carry on driving along Ringwood Road till you see Forest Park Primary School on your right.

M27 from Bournemouth

By Car to Forest Park School
  • Exit at Junction 3.
  • Take M271 to Southampton.
  • At roundabout at end of the road, take 2nd exit onto flyover, marked Lyndhurst, Totton.
  • Take next exit immediately on your left, marked Totton town centre.
  • Turn right on to a long drive, it's marked with 'No Parking'.
  • Forest Park Secondary School is at the end of the drive.
  • For Forest Park Primary School, carry on past Forest Park Secondary and keep to the left lane as it splits.
  • Take the first exit at the firstround-about and then take the second exit at the second round-about.
  • Carry on driving along Ringwood Road till you see Forest Park Primary School on your right.

M27 from Portsmouth

By Car to Forest Park School
  • At interchange for M3, continue onto M27 towards Bournemouth.
  • Exit at Junction 3.
  • Take M271 to Southampton.
  • At roundabout at end of the road, take 2nd exit onto flyover, marked Lyndhurst, Totton.
  • Take next exit immediately on your left, marked Totton town centre.
  • Turn right on to a long drive, it's marked with 'No Parking'.
  • Forest Park Secondary School is at the end of the drive.
  • For Forest Park Primary School, carry on past Forest Park Secondary and keep to the left lane as it splits.
  • Take the first exit at the firstround-about and then take the second exit at the second round-about.
  • Carry on driving along Ringwood Road till you see Forest Park Primary School on your right.

People with Sat Nav's the post codes are: 

Primary Site:- SO40 8EB
Secondary Site:- SO40 3AF

By Public Transport:

Bus:

Forest Park School by BusTotton is served with a high frequent bus service, these are served by First Bus, Blue Star and Wilts & Dorest, please check their web sites for times and services.

Nearest Bus stop's for our schools our;
Forest Park Primary School - Totton Abbotswood School bus stop.
Forest Park Secondary School - Totton Train Station bus stop.
Please note not all buses may serve these bus stop's so always double check.

Train:

Forest Park by TrainTotton also has a local train station served by South-West Trains which is opposite Forest Park Secondary School. Please check National Rail Service for times. Trains are normally every hour in each direction.

If you are coming by train please make sure you exit the station from platform 1 and carry on walking down Station road till you see Forest Park Secondary School on your right.

If you wish to go to Forest Park Primary, walk on down station road and turn left on to commercial road then follow the road instructions above in green, this is about a 10-15 minute walk. We would recommened when walking to Forest Park Primary, to use the second road crossing outside the Pet Shop/Asda's Entrance.