Wellington lies about 4 miles north west of Telford, 12 miles east of Shrewsbury and 37 miles north west of Birmingham. It can be accessed via the A5233 (Whitchurch Road), which provides direct access to Junction 6 of the M54 motorway about 2 miles to the south of the town. Wellington railway station provides regional rail services as well as direct services to Birmingham New Street and London Euston.
Crown Street and Bell Street lie in the town centre running parallel to each other running south from New Street. Nearby occupiers include Greggs, Subway, TUI, Betfred, Halifax and William Hill.