HMP Frankland, Brasside, Durham, DH1 5YD
Visitor Centre: 0191 3765200
Visits Booking Line: 0191 3765048 Line open Mon to Friday: 8.30am-12noon. Visits must be booked at least 48 hrs in advance. Visitors must arrive at least 50 minutes before the end of visiting. Book a visit at http://gov.uk/prison-visits
Prison: 0191 3765000
Prison Visiting Times:
Tuesday to Sunday 2pm - 4pm
Visitor Centre Times:
Visitors' centre is open Tuesday to Sunday from 11.30am - 4.15pm. Youth Room: Saturday & Sunday 12-2pm
Getting there: Train or bus to Durham, then taxi or bus to Brasside. Bus number 42 leaves at 8 minutes past the hour from North Road in Durham and the return journey is the Scarlett Band bus at 57 minutes past the hour. In school holidays the Arriva number 42 bus does the return journey at 37 mins past the hour. There is no bus to Brasside on a Sunday. Taxis cost around £8 - £9.
NEPACS provide: Refreshment facilities and play areas in both the Visitors' Centre and the prison visits area, and a Youth Room in the Visitors' Centre.