East of England Showground
There is ample free parking at the showground.
Travelling from the A1(M) South – take the turning signposted East of England Showground. At the junction with the A605, turn left and travel half a mile. At the roundabout, turn right and you've arrived.
Travelling from the A1(M) North – Travel along the A1, picking up the brown highways signposts indicating East of England Showground. Follow these signs and leave the A1 at Alwalton, taking you through the village and onto the A605 Oundle Road junction. Turn left at this junction and at the very next roundabout, turn right and you’ve arrived.
The nearest station is Peterborough, on the London North Eastern Railway. It’s a 15-minute drive from the Showground.
There’s a coach and bus station within the Queensgate Centre in Peterborough City Centre. The Stagecoach bus service runs a half-hourly service during the week and two-hourly Sunday service, stopping just outside the East of England Showground. Bus X4 leaves Bay 15 at Queensgate and the nearest bus stop is the Marriott Hotel, Lynchwood (a 15-minute walk from the main entrance).
There’s a taxi rank outside Peterborough station. Local taxi companies include:
City Cabs: 01733 3411111
Peterborough Cars: 01733 3411111
Royal Taxis Peterborough: 01733 777000
Peterborough Taxis 247: 01733 785102
Cabline Taxis Peterborough: 01733 333399
Associated Adams Taxis: 01733 555800
London Stansted, London Luton, East Midlands and Birmingham airports are all approximately 60-90 minutes away by car.
Hire companies recommended by Visit Peterborough include:
HOTELS & B&BS
Find recommendations from the East of England Showground here.
The site is an agricultural showground and although we work hard at improving it, we cannot provide all the facilities of a regular campsite.
Showers and toilets are provided within reach of all camping villages.
Electric hook-ups are not available unless authorised by the New Wine office for medical equipment.
There will be a range of food vans, cafés and a small shop on the showground.
Tesco Extra and Aldi are both approximately 10 minutes’ drive from the showground.
IN THE AREA
On the Tuesday of Week 1 and Wednesday of Week 2, after the main morning celebrations, there are no seminars or children’s groups until the evening. It’s a chance to explore some of what the local area has to offer.