Ashfield Prison

Ashfield Prison

Ashfield Prison is a Category C mens prison and holds mainly prisoners who have been sentenced for a sexual offence. The prison is located on the North East side of Bristol.

Ashfield Prison consists of 2 house blocks each with 4 wings over 2 floors. Ashfield has both, single and double cells aswell as an induction centre (EDC)


HMP Ashfield Prison Address:
Shortwood Rd,
BS16 9QJ
Ashfield Prison Contact Details
Ashfield Prison Telephone Number: 01173038000

Ashfield Prison

Ashfield Prison Visits

Ashfield Prison Visits are held Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons between 14:00-17:00 and on Saturday mornings 09:00-12:00

To book a visit at Ashfield, you should call the prison directly on 01173038000. Upon arrival for your visit, All visitors will be searched prior to being admitted to the visits hall and you will need to provide photo ID and proof of address.


Ashfield Prison Directions

To get to HMP Ashfield by train, the nearest train station is Bristol Parkway, the prison do run a minibus service from the station so it may be worth making contact with the prison first to see if this is running on the day of your visit to Ashfield Prison.

Public buses do run to the prison from Bristol past the prison (click here for details)

Getting to HMP Ashfield Via Car: leave the M32 at Junction 1 and follow signs for Mangotsfield and Pucklechurch. Parking is available at the prison.