Glen Innes is located in the Northern Tablelands region of New South Wales at the intersection of the New England Highway and the Gwydir Highway. It has many federation buildings, some of which are on the Register of the National Estate.
Glen Innes courthouse was built in 1873, and is still in use today. It is located on Grey Street.
Glen Innes is approximately six and a half hours driving from Sydney. Coach services run to and from Sydney as well as to Armidale which is on the NSW Xplorer train line.