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MacDermid Autotype Ltd Grove Road, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 7BZ United Kingdom

The headquarters of MacDermid Autotype are located in Wantage on the A338, just a few miles south of Oxford. For information on how to reach us, please see below.

By Car

Exit the M4 at Junction 13 and take the A34 to Oxford. Exit the A34 at the A4185 (Chiltern Interchange) turning left towards Harwell and travel for approximately 2 miles, until you reach Rowstock roundabout. Take the first exit off the roundabout onto the A417 signposted for Wantage. Travel approximately for 6 miles until you reach a double set of mini-roundabouts. Take the third exit off the first mini-roundabout onto Charlton Village Road and follow the road until you reach a set of traffic lights. Turn right at the lights onto the A338 and you will find our site almost immediately on your left hand side.

Exit the M40 at Junction 9 and take the A34 to Newbury. Exit the A34 at the A420 (Botley Interchange). Follow the A420 (third exit off the roundabout) for approximately five miles, until you reach Tubney Wood roundabout. Take the first exit off the roundabout onto the A338 and follow the signs for Wantage, approximately 9 miles away. As you approach Wantage you will find our site on your right-hand side, immediately after the A417 roundabout signposted for Farringdon.

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By air

If you are travelling by air, your nearest airport is London Heathrow which is approximately 60 miles away.

From London Heathrow you can reach MacDermid Autotype Ltd by car, following the M4 motorway (see directions above) or by rail, we recommend using the Heathrow Express rail service to Didcot Parkway (see directions below).

By rail

The nearest railway station to Wantage is Didcot Parkway.

For information on how to reach Didcot Parkway by train from anywhere in the UK, please click on the National Rail link.

From Didcot Parkway station, you can reach us by taxi, available from the station forecourt. The journey time from the station is approximately 18 minutes.