Travel Guide: Camp Bestival
Camp Bestival is located in the very heart of Dorset between Bournemouth, Dorchester and Weymouth, Lulworth Castle and is easily accessible by rail, coach or car.
Lulworth benefits from an excellent rail network linking the Midlands, North, Scotland and London Waterloo with Wareham or Wool railway station. With some planning and advance purchase of tickets, it’s possible to make a journey by rail to Wareham or Wool from much of the country making it even more of a holiday experience.
Camp Bestival takes place at Lulworth Castle, East Lulworth, Dorset. Please use the routes outlined below, following Camp Bestival event signage as you approach the festival:(NB. please do not use your Sat Nav – follow the directions below)
From the East (via/near Bournemouth) – follow the M27 / A31 through Ringwood to Bere Regis. Follow the signs towards Wool and then follow the event signage.
From the West (via/near Dorchester) – from the A35 Dorchester bypass take the A352 signposted for Wool and Wareham. Then follow event signage.
On approach to the event please follow the relevant signage which relates to your ticket type:
General Camping tickets: Follow signs for Camping Car Parks, then enter site via YELLOW GATE
Boutique Campers/Pitch Village Campers: Follow signs for Boutique Camping, enter site via YELLOW GATE
Campervans/Caravans/Trailer Tents: Follow signs for Camping Car Parks, then enter site via YELLOW GATE
Camping Plus: Follow signs for Camping Car Parks, then on approach to camping car parks enter site via GREEN GATE
Disability Access Camping: follow signs for Camping car parks, then on approach to site enter via WHITE GATE
Hospitality & Backstage VIP Camping: follow signs for Camping car parks, then on approach to site enter via WHITE GATE
CAR PARKING CHARGE
Advance Weekend Car Parking: £20 from www.ticketline.co.uk/camp-bestival-tickets (with no postage if you add onto your existing order by calling Ticketline)
Non-Advance Weekend Car Parking: £25 (Thurs/Fri arrival) / £20 (Sat arrival). Payable in cash on arrival.
Day Car Parking: £10. Payable in advance or cash on arrival.
Book coach travels via the official coach service provider, Big Green Coach – more info here.
White Motor Boats operate Ferries between Weymouth and Lulworth Cove in the summer months. They land passengers on the beach in the Cove, and then it is a 5-minute taxi ride to the Castle. Arrive in style! Call 07749 732428 for more info.
European and International visitors can benefit from the newly developed Bournemouth and Southampton International Airports.