When and where

Montpellier Gardens, Montpellier Walk, Cheltenham GL50 1UW

Friday 23rd June – 12pm to 7pm                            Saturday 24th June – 10am to 7pm
Sunday 25th June – 10am to 5pm


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Getting to The Festival

By Car

Cheltenham couldn’t be easier to get to –
• Cheltenham is located off junctions 10 and 11 of the M5 motorway and on the A40 from London and Oxford. Junction 10 has restricted access and only southbound traffic can exit the motorway here. From junction 11, follow the signs for Cheltenham Town Centre along the A40.
• AA Festival Direction Road Signs are in place on all major roads leading into Cheltenham directing you to the Festival.

Car Parks

Car parks are situated in various locations around Cheltenham. Some are shown on the map below. Cheltenham is busy so plan your parking arrangements in advance or better still use public transport to travel to the town centre. For the location of Car Parks, please Click here.

Park & Ride Services

Two park and ride services are currently available which we recommend visitors use – one is located just off the A40 near the motorway and the other is located on the north side of the town at Cheltenham Racecourse. Please ensure you check on operating times. For information on Cheltenham Park & Ride Click Here

By Rail – Great Western Railway

Cheltenham Spa station is well served by direct services from London Paddington, Bristol, Birmingham, Swindon, Cardiff, Plymouth, Manchester, Edinburgh and Glasgow. The railway station is located on the edge of the town centre and is well served by bus services into the centre of town and the Festival. For more information and to buy Rail Tickets Click Here

By Bus

Local bus services operate in and around the town and neighbouring towns and villages. National Express and Stagecoach serve Cheltenham’s Royal Well coach station. National Express Operates coach services to Cheltenham from destinations across the UK. www.nationalexpress.com Stagecoach Operates coach services to Cheltenham from destinations across the UK. www.stagecoachbus.com Local County Bus service Information, Click Here