Faringdon is an historic town with many places of interest, every Tuesday there is a market held in the town square and it is within easy reach of Oxford, Cirencester, Abingdon, Witney and the Cotswolds. The nearest train station is Swindon which is situated 13 miles away.
From A420 junction A417 Follow A417 At mini-roundabout turn right onto the A4095 (signposted Witney A4095) Turn left onto the A4095 (signposted Witney) Bear left onto the A4095 (signposted Witney)
Swindon – 13 miles
Take time to wander through the old town exploring its quiet courtyards and alleyways or enjoy a vibrant mix of traditional shops and pubs alongside modern outlets and stylish cafes and bars. The town centre is fully pedestrianised and offers both an indoor and outdoor shopping experience. Whether you are in search of the latest fashion, or have an eye for a bargain, this is the place to be.
Oxford – 18 miles
Oxford, is famous the world over for its University and its place in history. For over 800 years, it has been a home to royalty and scholars, and since the 9th century an established town, although people are known to have lived in the area for thousands of years. Nowadays, the city is a bustling cosmopolitan town, with its mix of ancient and modern, there is plenty to do. Whether it is visiting one of the many historic buildings, colleges or museums, going out for a drink or a meal, taking in a show or shopping till you drop,Oxford has something for everyone.
Cirencester & the Cotswolds – 25 miles
Cirencester is known as the “Capital of the Cotswolds” and is a popular shopping destination with a unique blend of independent and high street shops. Famous for its Roman history, visit the Corinium museum and amphitheatre or alternatively explore the ancient and beautiful Cotswold villages that are dotted around the area.