Travel Guide: V Festival
V Festival happens at two sites in the United Kingdom simultaneously in Hylands Park and Weston Park. Below is the easy guide to reach the V Festival.
People worried about DRINK AND DRIVE can relax back in the coach. Big Green Coach is the official and exclusive coach travel + festival ticket partner to Virgin V Festival, Weston Park & Hylands Park.
Coaches arrive on Friday 18 August and depart Virgin V Festival on Monday 21 August. One can pay £10 now and the balance by 14 July.
Coaches pick up from 27 locations, there will be a departure point close to you: Bishops Stortford, Bournemouth, Brighton, Bristol, Cambridge, Canterbury, Chichester, Colchester, Crawley, Dartford (Bluewater), Dover, Gillingham, Guildford, Hemel Hempstead, Ipswich, London (Victoria Coach Station), Luton, Milton Keynes, Northampton, Norwich, Peterborough, Poole, Portsmouth, Reading, Southampton, Swindon and Worthing.
Coaches pick up from 27 locations, there will be a departure point close to you: Abergele, Barnsley, Birkenhead, Birmingham, Blackpool, Bradford, Bridgend, Bristol, Cardiff, Carlisle, Cheltenham, Chester, Chesterfield, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, Coventry, Darlington, Derby, Doncaster, Durham, Exeter, Flint, Glasgow, Huddersfield, Hull, Leeds, Leicester, Liverpool, Llandudno, London (Victoria Coach Station), Manchester, Middlesbrough, Milton Keynes, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Newport, Nottingham, Plymouth, Prestatyn, Preston, Rhyl, Rotherham, Scunthorpe, Sheffield, Shrewsbury, Stockport, Stockton, Stoke-on-Trent, Sunderland, Swansea, Taunton, Warrington, Wigan, Worcester, Wrexham and York.
Don’t worry about the driving, parking or taking it easy on the last night. Party hard and sleep all the way home on a Big Green Coach official executive coach.
Remember there are a limited number of gates into the park and traffic movement can be slow especially on Friday. For updates listen to local radio for traffic alerts. There will be road signs of approaching the V Festival.
TRAVELLING FROM EAST ANGLIA:
Please follow the A12 to Chelmsford
TRAVELLING FROM THE SOUTH OR WEST:
Take the M25 and exit at junction 28 to the A12
At Chelmsford exit from the A12 to the festival site along the A414
Once on the A414 be sure to check the signs and follow the appropriate directions.
TRAVELLING FROM NORTH:
If you are travelling from the North via the M11 follow the signs from Junction 7 to Chelmsford on the A414. Once at Chelmsford, you will pick up the directions for Hylands Park.
FROM NORTH WALES, WIRRAL & CHESHIRE:
Use A49, A41 south then follow directional signs to V Festival
FROM M6 NORTHBOUND:
Use J10a then M54 to J3 to the V Festival – No access to V via M6 J12 northbound
FROM SOUTH WALES:
Use M4 to A449 then A40 to M50, M5, M6, M54 J3
Use M1 to J23A, then A42, M42, M6 Toll off at Junction T8, A460, M54 J3
FROM SOUTH EAST:
M40, M5, M6 Northbound as above or M1, M6 as above.
NOTE: Car Parking is £20 per car for cars arriving on Friday and £10 per car for cars arriving on Saturday or Sunday, all fees payable on arrival, so have correct money ready and save your time.
PICK UP & DROP OFF
HYLANDS PARK/ WESTON PARK
There are two pick up and drop off points. There is one in Blue Car Park and is better for day ticket holders, weekend (without camping) and disabled customers. The other is close to Yellow Campsite near to the on-site Bus Station and is better suited to both Red and Yellow campsite ticket holders.
BY TRAIN AND SHUTTLE BUS
First Buses will operate a shuttle service between Chelmsford Rail Station and Hylands Park for £5 return. Buses run from Coval Lane, exit from the front of the rail station and turn left info Fairfield Road. The shuttle service will run from the bus station near the Yellow campsite.
Friday 18 August:
Chelmsford to Virgin V Festival: 08:30 – 19:00
Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 August:
Chelmsford to Virgin V Festival: 09:30 – 19:00
V Festival to Chelmsford: 19:00 – 01:00
Monday 21 August:
V Festival to Chelmsford: 06:00 – 12:00
National Express West Midlands will be operating a £10 return and £7 single shuttle bus services from Wolverhampton Bus Station (Pipers Row) and Stafford Rail Station to Weston Park. A third National Express service will operate on Saturday and Sunday from Telford pick up/drop off points at £8 return and £5 single.
|To V Festival||Stafford
|Telford Park Inn &
Forge Gate Hotels
|Every 15 Minutes||Every 15 Minutes||Every 15 Minutes||Every 15 Minutes||Every 15 Minutes|
|Friday 18 August||06:00 – 20:30||08:00 – 20:30
22:00 – 22:30
|Saturday 19 August||08:00 -15:30||08:00 -16:00||09:00 -15:30||09:05 -15:35||09:10 -15:40|
|Sunday 20 August||09:00 -15:30||08:00 -16:00||10:00 -15:30||10:05 -15:35||10:10 -15:40|
|From V Festival|
|Friday 18 August||07:00 -19:00||09:00 -19:00|
|Saturday 19 August||09:00 -14:00
20:00 – 00:30
20:00 – 00:30
|20:00 – 00:30||20:00 – 00:30||20:00 – 00:30|
|Sunday 20 August||10:00 -14:00
19:00 – 00:30
19:00 – 00:30
|Monday 21 August||04:30 -12:30||04:30 -12:30|