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:

Wetherby Road (A661) will be one way from the Kestral Roundabout to the junction with Rudding Lane towards the Showground from 6.30am on Show days.

This will be reversed at 2.00pm between Rudding Lane and The Kestrel Roundabout to accommodate traffic leaving Harrogate. This will remain in force until 8pm and the restrictions may be removed earlier depending on the volume of traffic.

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 7:30am
until 6:30pm.

All vehicles will be low floor, double decks, with buggy spaces for families. 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.

Additional points to note:

Wetherby Road (A661) will be one way from the Kestral Roundabout to the junction with Rudding Lane towards the Showground from 6.30am on Show days.

This will be reversed at 2.00pm between Rudding Lane and The Kestrel Roundabout to accommodate traffic leaving Harrogate. This will remain in force until 8pm and the restrictions may be removed earlier depending on the volume of traffic.

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 7:30am
until 6:30pm.

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

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