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St Michael’s Hospital & Birthing Centre

St Michael’s hospital & Birthing Centre

Chadwick Drive, Off Rayne Road, Braintree Essex

Switchboard - 01245 362000
Overseas callers please dial +44 (0)1245 362000

St Michaels is located In Braintree, and has a birthing centre and also offers a range of therapy services including blood tests. 

Planning Your Journey


The links below will be useful to those travelling to the St Michael’s site. 

By Car

Parking is extremely limited. If you are unable to travel by public transport, we would recommend that you park off site in one of the town's car parks. Please leave the limited spaces available for those who cannot manage without them.

Where are we? (Road map)

Route planner (Plan your journey to the hospital, the postcode is CM7 2QU)

By Bus

A number of bus services operate regularly from surrounding areas to Braintree. These include:

  • A daily service covering Bocking, Braintree and Black Notley (No 21)

  • A Monday to Saturday circular service through Braintree (N 30)

  • A six day a week circular service covering Kings Park, town centre, White Court and Great Notley (No 34)

  • A Monday to Saturday service from Colchester, Marks Tey and Coggeshall into Braintree and Chelmsford (No 70/70X)

  • A Monday to Saturday service linking the surrounding villages such as the Hedinghams, Great Yeldham and Ridgewell to Braintree (No 89/89B)

  • A daily service from Stansted Airport through Great Dunmow to Braintree (No 133)


Other services run on specified days of the week, linking Braintree to the surrounding towns and villages such as Terling, Saffron Walden, Hatfield Peverel and Stisted. 

Click here for bus timetable information

Click here to plan your bus journey


Community Transport

Braintree Community Transport may also be able to assist members in travelling to visit friends or relatives in hospital. For more information, please contact them directly on 01376 327357

By Train

Braintree has a railway station in the town centre with regular trains on the London to Ipswich lines. This gives easy access to both St Michael's Hospital in Rayne Road, and William Julien Courtauld in London Road.

Click here for the National Express rail website  

Visiting Times

There are no inpatient wards at St Michael's Hospital.


There are no restaurant or shop facilities on this site.

Contact the Hospital


St Michael’s Hospital & Birthing Centre,
Chadwick Drive,
Off Rayne Road,
Braintree Essex

Switchboard - 01245 362000

Overseas callers please dial +44 (0)1245 362000