Stafford is the County town and administrative centre of Staffordshire located 28 miles (45 km) north of Birmingham and 16 miles (26 km) south of Stoke-on-Trent.
The area benefits from excellent communications with Stafford being located on the West Coast mainline providing regular direct services to Birmingham New Street (31 minutes) and London Euston (74 minutes).
Road communications are good with the town being situated within close proximity to the M6 motorway. Access is provided at junction 13 located 4 miles (7 km) to the south and Junction 14 located 2 miles (3 km) to the north west. This connects the town with the major conurbations of Birmingham and Manchester as well as the wider national motorway network. The A34 runs through Stafford connecting the town to Cannock to the south and Stone to the north.
Birmingham International Airport is 38 miles (62 km) south east of Stafford town centre providing flights to over 340 destinations worldwide.