How to find us

Our training facility is located at Windhoist Headquarters on the Meadowhead Industrial Estate in Irvine on the West Coast of Scotland, within easy reach of Glasgow and main rail and motorway routes.

POSTCODE: KA11 5BJ

Driving From the North, East or Glasgow Airport

Follow M8 towards Glasgow. Keep Left at the fork and continue on M77. Follow Signs for Kilmarnock & Prestwick. Continue on A77 until exit for A71. Take 4th exit at roundabout for A71/Irvine. Continue straight over next roundabout and take the next slip road signed for Riverside Business Park. Take 1st exit at 1st roundabout, 2nd exit at next roundabout, 2nd exit at third roundabout, following signs for Meadowhead/Paper Mill. At the Oldhall roundabout take 2nd exit following signs for the paper mill. This is Meadowhead Road, turn 1st right into Dunlop Place and Windhoist is first entrance on right.

Travelling From the South to the Training Centre

Take M6 North and continue on to A74(M) and then M74 North toward Glasgow. Exit Junction 8 and take the 3rd exit from the roundabout onto A71 West towards Kilmarnock / Irvine. After about 6 ½ miles Exit for Riverside / Meadowhead. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit for B7080. Go through 2 more roundabouts. Follow signs for Meadowhead Indistrial Estate. Take 2nd exit at the Oldhall roundabout toward the paper mill. This is Meadowhead Road, turn 1st right into Dunlop Place and Windhoist is first entrance on right.

Travelling By Ferry to the Training Centre

By Ferry from Cairnryan Ferry Port. Leave port and turn left onto A77, keep on A77 for 50 miles. At Dutch House Roundabout take second exit onto A78 signposted Troon/Irvine. At Meadowhead Roundabout go straight over (3rd exit) and stay on A78. Take first slip road, signposted Newhouse Interchange Meadowhead/Irvine. At roundabout take 3rd exit. Continue to Oldhall Roundabout and Take 3rd exit toward the paper mill. This is Meadowhead Road, turn 1st right into Dunlop Place and Windhoist is first entrance on right. Approx. journey time 1hr 30mins.

By Public Transportation

Train from Glasgow Central Station, there are 3 trains per hour all of which stop at Irvine. Approx. journey time 45 mins

Train / Bus from Glasgow Airport. Take a bus (Bus Stop 1) to Paisley Gilmour Street Station. 3 trains per hour all of which stop at Irvine. Approx. journey time 1 hour.

Train from Prestwick Airport, there are 3 trains per hour all of which stop at Irvine. Approx. journey time 20 mins.

From Irvine station it is a short taxi journey to Windhoist’s premises.

TOA Taxi: 01294 278910