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TRAVEL

Travelling to the Festival 

New Alresford is in Hampshire on the A31 about halfway between Winchester and Alton

Arriving By Car 

For those approaching from the east (from Guildford, Alton, etc)

  • Festival Park & Ride (at Ropley)

  • East Street Car Park (200 metres from festival site)

 

For those approaching from the west (from M3, Winchester, etc.)

  • Festival Park & Ride (at Ropley)

  • East Street Car Park (200 metres from festival site)

  • Stratton Bates Car Park (10 min walk to town)

 

For those approaching from the south (from A272, Petersfield, etc.)

  • Festival Park & Ride (at Ropley)

  • East Street Car Park (200 metres from festival site)

  • Stratton Bates Car Park (10 min walk to town)

 

For those approaching from the north (from Basingstoke, etc.)

  •  Hollingbery Field (10 min walk or shuttle to town)

Arriving By Train

 

Trains operate from London to both Winchester and Alton. Bus connections are possible from both to Alresford. There is also a connection from Alton to Alresford on the Mid Hants Railway “The Watercress Line”.

Arriving By Bus (Stagecoach Service 64)


On the day of the festival, the route of Stagecoach buses entering/leaving New Alresford will be altered due to the road closures in the town centre. Service 64 from Winchester to Alton will travel anti-clockwise (New Farm Road, Spring Gardens, Jacklyns Lane and Pound Hill) and from Alton to Winchester will travel clockwise (Pound Hill, Jacklyns Lane, Spring Gardens and New Farm Road).

Arriving By Coach - 
(Only by prior booking)


There is limited on-road parking for coaches in the centre of town (at a charge of £30 per coach). NO coaches will be allowed to enter any festival car park.

Making a weekend of it.......


Accommodation

 

Alresford and the surrounding area offer a wide range of great places to stay - hotels, inns, B&B’s, cottages and campsites. Comprehensive visitor and  information can be found on the Alresford Town web site www.alresford.org or you can book a selection of hotels through cheaphotels.co.uk