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South Drift Way in Luton

South Drift Way is a Street in the Bedfordshire town of Luton and measures approximately 547 metres long.

There is only one street named South Drift Way making it unique in Great Britain.

South Drift Way is within the area of Luton (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

South Drift Way has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24001143 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of South Drift Way is roughly 167.41 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 171.30 and the lowest point being 163.20. A change of 8.10 metres.

South Drift Way is located within the county of Bedfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 29.36 miles North West from the centre of London, 1.13 miles South West from the centre of Luton, 9.37 miles North West from the centre of St Albans and 16.5 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for South Drift Way

Sunrise04:41
Sunset21:20

Latest Weather Conditions for South Drift Way

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 12 June 2021 at 17:00 (5.59 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:21.4°C (50.1%)
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Budget Hotels near South Drift Way Luton

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Luton Town Centre
Address:Regent Street
Telephone: Learn More
0.86
2: Name:easyHotel London Luton
Address:40A Guilford Street
Telephone: Learn More
1.10
3: Name:Premier Inn Luton Airport
Address:Osborne Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.44
4: Name:Travelodge Luton
Address:641 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8RQ
Telephone:0871 984 6355 Learn More
1.92
5: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable South A5
Address:Watling Street
Telephone: Learn More
2.14
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Policing for South Drift Way

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Bedfordshire
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of South Drift Way above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
167.41163.20171.308.10

Frequently asked Questions for South Drift Way

What Council (Local Authority) is South Drift Way in?

South Drift Way is located within the local authority area of Luton Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is South Drift Way in?

South Drift Way is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is South Drift Way in?

South Drift Way is located within the ward of Farley.

What County is South Drift Way in?

South Drift Way is located within the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire.

What Constituency is South Drift Way in?

South Drift Way is located within the constituency of Luton South.

What Part of the UK is South Drift Way in?

South Drift Way is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is South Drift Way in?

South Drift Way is located within the Luton Council area.

What Police Force area is South Drift Way in?

South Drift Way is located within the Bedfordshire Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with South Drift Way

Road NameJunction Type
Friars Closejunction
Friars Wayjunction
Roebuck Closejunction
Rotheram Avenuejunction
Santingfield Southjunction
Whipperley Ringjunction
Whipperley Wayroundabout
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Location Details

South Drift Way
Map showing the location of South Drift Way
Latitude51.872444
Longitude-0.436602
OS Easting (X):507619
OS Northing (Y):220523
OS Grid Reference:TL076205

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for South Drift Way

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00079551
ONS Area NamePrivate Renting Young Families
Average Age38.37
Area Population1740.00
Male Population840.00 (48%)
Female Population900.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants38 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01015736
LSOA Name:Luton 020E
SOA Code:7a
SOA Name:Urban cultural mix
MSOA Code:E02003277
MSOA Name:Luton 020
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Luton
34 Dunstable Road, Luton, England, LU1 1DY
01582 422662
Distance: 0.92 Miles
Directions from South Drift Way to Sainsburys Luton
Tesco Luton Metro
57 Luton Mall, Luton, LU1 2LL
0345 677 9437
Distance: 1.05 Miles
Directions from South Drift Way to Tesco Luton Metro
Iceland Luton Park St
51/61 Park Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3JX
01582736357
Distance: 1.14 Miles
Directions from South Drift Way to Iceland Luton Park St
Tesco Luton Dunstable Rd Express
336-340 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8JS
0345 675 7080
Distance: 1.15 Miles
Directions from South Drift Way to Tesco Luton Dunstable Rd Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01582 - Luton
Area Code: 01442 - Hemel Hempstead
Area Code: 01462 - Hitchin

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Luton Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall, George Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2BQ
Send email
Telephone Number: 01582 546 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Luton South
The Member of Parliament is Rachel Hopkins
Details for the MP Rachel Hopkins on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Rachel Hopkins on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Rachel Hopkins won with a majority of 8,756 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 69,338
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Farley Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Bedfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Whipperley Ring Car Park
Whipperley Ring, Luton, Bedfordshire
Luton
LU1 5QX
Distance: 0.17 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Stockwood Park (Farley Hill) Car Park
Farley Hill, Luton, Bedfordshire
Luton
LU1 5NX
Distance: 0.40 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01582546000
Operated by: Luton Borough Council
Stockwood Park Car Park
Farley Hill, Luton, Bedfordshire
Luton
LU1 4BH
Distance: 0.60 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01582546000
Operated by: Luton Borough Council
Stockwood Park Pavilion Car Park
Farley Hill, Luton, Bedfordshire
Luton
LU1 4BH
Distance: 0.71 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01582546000
Operated by: Luton Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

St Margaret of Scotland Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.12 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 11/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 546
Address: St Margaret of Scotland Catholic Primary School, Rotheram Avenue, LU1 5PP
Head: Gabrielle Somes (Headteacher)
Directions from South Drift Way to St Margaret of Scotland Catholic Primary School
The Stockwood Park Academy
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 11/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1276
Address: The Stockwood Park Academy, Rotheram Avenue, LU1 5PP
Head: Mr Mumin Humayun (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from South Drift Way to The Stockwood Park Academy
Farley Junior School
Distance: 0.23 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 26/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 346
Address: Farley Junior School, Northdrift Way, LU1 5JF
Head: Ms Amelia Whitehouse (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from South Drift Way to Farley Junior School
Whipperley Infant Academy
Distance: 0.3 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 15/10/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 267
Address: Whipperley Infant Academy, Whipperley Ring, Farley Hill, LU1 5QY
Head: Ms Amelia Whitehouse (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from South Drift Way to Whipperley Infant Academy

Nearest Hospitals

Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Address: Lewsey Road, Luton, LU4 0DZ,
NHS Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01582 491166
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.2 (miles)
Directions from South Drift Way to Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Spire Harpenden Hospital
Address: Spire Harpenden Hospital, Ambrose Lane, Harpenden,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01582 763191
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.47 (miles)
Directions from South Drift Way to Spire Harpenden Hospital
Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden, AL5 4TA,
Independent Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 5.13 (miles)
Directions from South Drift Way to Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Hemel Hempstead Hospital
Address: Hillfield Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4AD,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01442 213141
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.51 (miles)
Directions from South Drift Way to Hemel Hempstead Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near South Drift Way

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in South Drift Way
0.67 Petrie Tucker & Partners Ltd 2 Ashburnham Road LU1 1JL
0.78 Idh Limited 1 Dunstable Road LU1 1BB
0.86 Liverpool Road Health Centre 9 Mersey Place, Liverpool Road LU1 1HH
0.87 Maple Dental Clinic 29 Upper George Street LU1 2RD
0.90 1a Peel Street [dental Practice] 1a Peel Street LU1 2QR

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near South Drift Way

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near South Drift Way
0.21 Dr P J Ward Farley Hill Medical Centre, 5 Market Square LU1 5RD
0.74 Cardiff Road Surgery The Surgery, 12 Cardiff Road LU1 1QG tel:01582 722143
0.76 Bute House Medical Centre Grove Road LU1 1RW tel:01582 723357
0.79 The Medici Medical Practice 3 Windsor Street LU1 3UA tel:0844 3878910
0.86 Lea Vale Medical Practice 9 Mersey Place, Liverpool Road LU1 1HH tel:01582 722525

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near South Drift Way

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near South Drift Way
0.21 Farley Hill Chemist 3-4 Market Square LU1 5RD tel:01582 721069
0.68 Acorn Pharmacy 138 Dallow Road LU1 1NE tel:01582 727955
0.79 Kamsons Pharmacy 1 Windsor Street LU1 3UA tel:01582 722984
0.82 Lloydspharmacy J Sainsbury Store, 34 Dunstable Road LU1 1DY tel:01582 721760
0.82 Se Morgan 16 Dunstable Road LU1 1DY tel:01582 723262

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near South Drift Way

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near South Drift Way
0.92 Alexandra Opticians 88 Dunstable Road LU1 1EH
0.95 Allders Opticians (chapel St, Luton) 18 Chapel Street LU1 2SE
0.98 Kanzaria Opticians (luton) 104 Dunstable Road LU1 1EW
1.00 Elcott Opticians 19 George Street LU1 2AF
1.01 Brown And White Opticians Ltd (luton) 172 The Mall LU1 2TL

Nearest Libraries

Bury Park Library
161 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU11BW
Telephone: 01582 486569
Distance: 0.89 Miles
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Directions from South Drift Way to Bury Park Library
Luton Central Library
St Georges Square, Luton, LU12NG
Telephone: 01582 547418
Distance: 1.04 Miles
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Directions from South Drift Way to Luton Central Library
Leagrave Library
Marsh Road, Luton, LU32NL
Telephone: 01582 556650
Distance: 2.16 Miles
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Stopsley Library
Hitchin Road, Luton, LU27UG
Telephone: 01582 706368
Distance: 2.64 Miles
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Directions from South Drift Way to Stopsley Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Luton Station is 1.18 miles away.

Address: Luton station, Station Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2LT

Luton is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Luton Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from South Drift Way to Luton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedford00:20:00
Brighton02:02:00
Burgess Hill01:48:00
City Thameslink00:43:00
Cricklewood00:36:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:30:00
East Croydon01:09:00
Elstree & Borehamwood00:24:00
Farringdon00:44:00
Flitwick00:12:00
Gatwick Airport01:38:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:08:00
Harpenden00:08:00
Hassocks01:52:00
Haywards Heath01:42:00
Horley01:39:00
Leagrave00:04:00
London Blackfriars00:49:00
London Bridge00:53:00
London St Pancras International00:40:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:03:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:28:00
Norwood Junction01:04:00
Preston Park01:57:00
Purley01:17:00
Radlett00:20:00
Redhill01:28:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:34:00
St Albans City00:15:00
Three Bridges01:40:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:31:00
Wivelsfield01:46:00

Luton Airport Parkway Station is 1.72 miles away.

Address: Luton Airport Parkway station, Parkway Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3JW

Luton Airport Parkway is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Luton Airport Parkway Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from South Drift Way to Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedford00:24:00
Brighton01:59:00
Burgess Hill01:45:00
City Thameslink00:41:00
Cricklewood00:33:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:27:00
East Croydon01:06:00
Elstree & Borehamwood00:21:00
Farringdon00:42:00
Flitwick00:17:00
Gatwick Airport01:36:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:13:00
Harpenden00:05:00
Hassocks01:49:00
Haywards Heath01:39:00
Horley01:36:00
Leagrave00:08:00
London Blackfriars00:47:00
London Bridge00:50:00
London St Pancras International00:37:00
Luton00:04:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:25:00
Norwood Junction01:01:00
Preston Park01:54:00
Purley01:14:00
Radlett00:17:00
Redhill01:25:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:31:00
St Albans City00:12:00
Three Bridges01:40:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:28:00
Wivelsfield01:43:00

Leagrave Station is 2.45 miles away.

Address: Leagrave station, Compton Avenue, Leagrave, Bedfordshire, LU4 9BA

Leagrave is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Leagrave Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from South Drift Way to Leagrave Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Balcombe01:40:00
Bedford00:21:00
Brighton02:07:00
Burgess Hill01:52:00
City Thameslink00:48:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:35:00
East Croydon01:14:00
Farringdon00:48:00
Flitwick00:09:00
Gatwick Airport01:43:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:04:00
Harpenden00:13:00
Hassocks01:56:00
Haywards Heath01:46:00
Horley01:43:00
London Blackfriars00:53:00
London Bridge00:57:00
London St Pancras International00:44:00
Luton00:05:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:08:00
Norwood Junction01:08:30
Preston Park02:02:00
Purley01:22:00
Redhill01:33:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:39:00
St Albans City00:19:00
Three Bridges01:44:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:35:00
Wivelsfield01:50:00

Harpenden Station is 5.37 miles away.

Address: Harpenden station, Station Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 4SP

Harpenden is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Harpenden Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from South Drift Way to Harpenden Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Abbey Wood01:20:00
Balcombe01:27:00
Bedford00:34:00
Brighton01:54:00
Burgess Hill01:40:00
Charlton01:09:00
Chatham02:06:00
City Thameslink00:35:00
Cricklewood00:28:00
Dartford01:32:00
Deptford00:59:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:21:00
East Croydon01:01:00
Elephant & Castle00:53:30
Elstree & Borehamwood00:16:00
Farringdon00:37:00
Flitwick00:22:00
Gatwick Airport01:30:00
Gillingham (Kent)02:11:00
Gravesend01:47:00
Greenhithe for Bluewater01:38:00
Greenwich01:01:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:18:00
Hassocks01:43:30
Haywards Heath01:34:00
Hendon00:23:00
Higham01:53:00
Horley01:30:30
Kentish Town00:36:00
Leagrave00:14:00
London Blackfriars00:42:00
London Bridge00:45:00
London St Pancras International00:33:00
Luton00:10:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:05:00
Maze Hill01:04:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:20:00
Northfleet01:43:00
Norwood Junction00:54:00
Plumstead01:17:00
Preston Park01:49:00
Purley01:09:00
Radlett00:12:00
Redhill01:20:00
Rochester02:02:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:25:00
Slade Green01:26:00
St Albans City00:06:00
Stone Crossing01:36:00
Strood (Kent)01:59:00
Swanscombe01:41:00
Three Bridges01:35:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:23:00
Westcombe Park01:06:00
Wivelsfield01:37:00
Woolwich Arsenal01:14:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 2.58 miles away Directions from South Drift Way to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 27.51 miles away Directions from South Drift Way to London Heathrow Airport
London Stansted Airport is 29.76 miles away Directions from South Drift Way to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 32.88 miles away Directions from South Drift Way to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Embankment Pier is 28.61 miles away

Directions from South Drift Way to Embankment Pier

Blackfriars Pier is 28.73 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J10A/A1081 - 1.28 Miles Away

Directions from South Drift Way to M1 J10A/A1081

Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 1.4 Miles Away

Directions from South Drift Way to M1 J10/M1

Junction: M1 J11/A505 - 2.03 Miles Away

Directions from South Drift Way to M1 J11/A505

Junction: M1 J9/A5(T)/A5183 - 3.71 Miles Away

Directions from South Drift Way to M1 J9/A5(T)/A5183

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 4.87 (miles)
Directions from South Drift Way to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Attraction Name: Redbourn Village Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.52 (miles)
Directions from South Drift Way to Redbourn Village Museum
Attraction Name: Ashridge Estate
Other
Distance: 7.32 (miles)
Directions from South Drift Way to Ashridge Estate
Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.57 (miles)
Directions from South Drift Way to Shaw's Corner
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