Tapton Lock is located off Lockoford Lane near the junction of the A61 and the A619 north of Chesterfield town centre.
CAR: use S41 7JB for satnav
Park on Lockoford Lane.
BUS: At Tapton Sainsburys: Mondays to Saturdays half hourly from Chesterfield and Staveley; Sundays hourly from Chesterfield, Staveley and Duckmanton. Other bus services call at Whittington Moor but provide a less convenient walking route to the Lock.
TIP: When nearing destination by car, ignore sat nav and follow brown tourist signs for Tapton Lock.