Ashburton Cookery School


Easy To Find But A World Away...

Plymouth 30 min. Exeter 30 min.   Bristol 90 min.   London 2.5 hr.    Airport 30 min.

Ashburton is a picturesque Georgian market town on the edge of Dartmoor, an area of outstanding natural beauty. Surrounded by rolling green hills, ancient hedgerows and trees, you will feel you are a million miles away from the stresses of everyday life.

What is surprising is just how quickly you can be here. Well serviced by trains, and 1 minute from the A38/M5 motorway, you can be here with ease. Our customers come from all over the world.

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Ashburton Cookery School & Chefs Academy
Old Exeter Road
Devon TQ13 7LG
Sat Nav Advice: Please use postcode TQ13 7UP for sat nav devices

Travelling south from Exeter/M5

  1. Travelling south along the M5/A38 from Exeter follow the signs to Plymouth.
  2. Take the first exit for Ashburton (signposted ‘Linhay’). Turn right at the end of the slip road towards Ashburton.
  3. In 40 yards take the next right (signposted Newton Abbot/A38 & Linhay Business Park). You will see the Chefs Academy building 100 yards on your right.

Travelling North from Plymouth

  1. From Plymouth direction travelling on the A38 take the second exit to Ashburton (signposted ‘Linhay’).
  2. Turn right at the end of the slip road and take the next left (signposted Newton Abbot/A38). You will see the Chefs Academy building 100 yards on your right.


Academy Campus

  • Free customer parking is available all day.

By Train

Newton Abbot is our main train station with direct routes from main UK cities. The direct train from London Paddington can take just 2 hours 20 mins. Ashburton is a 20-minute taxi ride away costing around £15.

You can check train times and book online by using the trainline phone app or visiting the website here:-

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By Air

The nearest airport is at Exeter with regular flights from major domestic and international airports. A taxi from the airport to Ashburton will cost around £30.

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Our recommended taxi service is Teignbridge Taxis on (01626) 333 333

Academy Campus
Old Exeter Road
Devon TQ13 7LG.


UK: (01364) 652784
Int: (01364) 652784

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7 Days: 10am to 4pm
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