Getting to the Show

The Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, is easily accessible from all parts of the country by road, rail or air.

Please follow the signed routes to the Show on your approach to Harrogate and do not rely on satellite navigation systems as these may direct you onto a route with limited access or temporary restrictions.

Additional points to note:

The A661 (Wetherby Road) is inbound, from the Kestrel roundabout to the Showground from 6am-2pm & outbound from 2pm-9pm during Show days. The A658 is also one way, inbound, from the junction of the B6163 down to the Kestrel roundabout from 7am-2pm.

Shuttle Bus

Transdev, The Harrogate Bus Company, operates a FREE return bus service from Harrogate Bus
Station (next to the Railway Station) to the Showground commencing daily at 7:20am
until 8:00pm (7.20 am until 7:00pm on Thursday)

Please note that wheelchair access is limited on this service. Buses depart every 20 minutes from the town
centre and the service is FREE.  The drop-off point for visitors is at White Gate.

Please note there is no service from Hornbeam Park station.  A direct route from Hornbeam Park station to the
Showground is now available via the Showground Greenway and this will be signed over the Show days.

Bus

Transdev, The Harrogate Bus Company, run the number 7 bus from Leeds and Wetherby
every 30 mins and goes right past to showground entrance, there’s no need to catch
the shuttle bus from Harrogate.

To find out more, including bus times see harrogatebus.co.uk and download the app, Transdev Go.

Train

Northern Rail trains run from Leeds, Knaresborough and York.  Trains run every half hour between Leeds and
Harrogate and every hour between York and Harrogate. Then use the FREE shuttle bus.

Getting to the Show

The Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, is easily accessible from all parts of the country by road, rail or air.

Please follow the signed routes to the Show on your approach to Harrogate and do not rely on satellite navigation systems as these may direct you onto a route with limited access or temporary restrictions.  Travel information for 2020 will be available in due course.

Additional points to note:

The A661 (Wetherby Road) is inbound, from the Kestrel roundabout to the Showground from 6am-2pm & outbound from 2pm-9pm during Show days. The A658 is also one way, inbound, from the junction of the B6163 down to the Kestrel roundabout from 7am-2pm.

Shuttle Bus

Transdev, The Harrogate Bus Company, operates a FREE return bus service from Harrogate Bus
Station (next to the Railway Station) to the Showground commencing daily at 7:20am
until 8:00pm (7.20 am until 7:00pm on Thursday)

Please note that wheelchair access is limited on this service. Buses depart every 20 minutes from the town
centre and the service is FREE.

Please note there is no service from Hornbeam Park station.  A direct route from Hornbeam Park station to the
Showground is now available via the Showground Greenway and this will be signed over the Show days.

Bus

Transdev, The Harrogate Bus Company, run the number 7 bus from Leeds and Wetherby
every 30 mins and goes right past to showground entrance, there’s no need to catch
the shuttle bus from Harrogate.

To find out more, including bus times see harrogatebus.co.uk and download the app, Transdev Go.

Train

Northern Rail trains run from Leeds, Knaresborough and York.  Trains run every half hour between Leeds and
Harrogate and every hour between York and Harrogate. Then use the FREE shuttle bus.

Cycling to Yorkshior Show

BIKES

Secure bike parking is available at Blue Gate and White Gate. A traffic management steward will assist you in finding these entrances.  View a map of the Showground for gate locations

Parking at the Grea Yorkshire Show

PARKING

Car parking is free of charge and extensive at the Great Yorkshire Showground. Car parks open at 6am each day.

Traffice at Gret Yorkshire Show

TRAFFIC UPDATES

Obtain travel updates on the roads around Harrogate from the Highways England or tune in to BBC Radio York – 103.7 FM or Stray FM – 97.2 FM

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