CAR PARKING AND TRAVEL TO EVENT


car parking

We have a free designated car park which is shown on the map below. Please use this car park if you are visiting the event. It's fully sign posted if you are travelling to Portishead by car from the M5, Clevedon and Nailsea

If you hold a blue badge or have a disability then we have you covered. There is a disabled car park available right next to the Events Village. Follow the signs as you enter the town from the M5 and this will take you straight there, please bring your blue badge as spaces are limited

We have a fully staffed security team that will look after your cars whilst you are at the event. The car park opens at 12:00pm and shuts at 11:30pm on the Saturday and then opens again at 7:30am and shuts at 3:00pm on the Sunday. We cannot take any responsibility for any lose or damage to your cars whilst they are parked in the car park however our fully trained staff will do everything in their power to ensure they are kept safe and secure at all times

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Transport to and from the events village and car park

We have put on two 16 seater shuttle buses that can be used to take you to and from the car park and the Events Village continuously throughout both days (roughly every 15-20 minutes)

The shuttle buses will start at 1:00pm and finish at 11:30pm on Saturday. On Sunday the buses will start at 7:00am and finish at 3:30pm

There is a £1 charge per journey (£2 for a return) with children under 16 travelling FREE. Payment will be made to the driver when you get on the bus.

The buses are located within the car park and just outside the Lido next to the Events Village. The service is open to all runners and supporters. Please be aware that the driver will only pickup and drop off from the two locations mentioned, no detours.

Travel to the events village

Staying Locally

If you are staying locally in any of the hotels mentioned in the accommodation section, a map will be handed to you on arrival with full details on how to make your way to the Events Village. Both hotels are only a maximum of 20 minutes walk from the Events Village

Driving to the Event

Please follow the signs on entering the town from either the M5, Clevedon or Nailsea direction, this will take you to your designated car park

Take the bus

Please use the Travel West website to investigate all options for local bus travel

Train

There is currently no train station in Portishead, the nearest is Bristol Temple Meads or Nailsea. We would recommend you get a taxi or the bus if traveling into Portishead from outside the town.

Taxi

Please book your taxi ahead of schedule for a drop off and pickup from Battery Point, Lake Grounds, Esplande Road, Portishead. This is the events village and all taxi's will be able to approach the events village on both days

  • Bristol to Portishead estimated at £35.00 each way
  • Clevedon to Portishead estimated at £15.00 each way
  • Nailsea to Portishead estimated at £20 each way
  • Weston Super Mare to Portishead estimated at £40 each way

any question please don't hesitate to contact us