Residents of the development that are looking to commute will benefit from first-rate road links, as commuting hubs such as Derby and Nottingham are just a short trip away from Amber Rise – a 20-minute and 30-minute drive, respectively. When travelling further afield, East Midlands Airport can be reached in just over a half-hour drive away from the development.
Alternatively, Langley Mill train station is just over 10 minutes away by car, and offers trains into Nottingham, a 20-minute trip, and Sheffield, around a 30-minute journey.
Families will welcome the variety of well-regarded schools in the vicinity of the development, with a number of primary and secondary education centres just a short drive of Amber Rise. Ripley Infant and Junior Schools, Waingroves Primary School, and Codner Community Primary are all under a five-minute drive away from the development. As a secondary option, Ripley Academy is only around half-a-mile away from Amber Rise.
For higher education, there are two universities within a 30-minute drive of Ripley; the University of Derby and the University of Nottingham.
Local area information, including retail, leisure or other amenities is intended as general guidance only. References to schools and other educational establishments are included to illustrate their proximity to the development and should not be regarded as a guarantee of eligibility or admission. Travel times are approximate and by car unless otherwise stated.