The Long Road will be held at Stanford Hall, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, LE17 6DH.
Stanford Hall is within easy access to train lines, motorways and airports – only 50 minutes from Euston, approx. 10 mins from the M1 and 35 minutes from Birmingham International Airport.
See below for all travel options to The Long Road.
The Long Road is easily accessible from the M1 and M6. Please use the postcode LE17 6DH, if you are using a sat nav, then follow the festival directional road signage as you get closer.
Car Park Passes are available to buy in advance from our ticket page. £9 for the day and £18 for the weekend. The car park will open at 10am on Friday and close at 1pm on Monday.
Car Park Passes are also available on arrival, payable in cash ONLY at £10 for the day and £20 for the weekend.
Pick Up and Drop Off
There will be a Pick Up and Drop Off Point located in the Car Park(s). Please follow the festival directional road signage. Further details to be announced nearer the weekend of the festival.
If arriving by Taxi, please advise the driver to use the postcode LE17 6DH if you are using a sat nav, and follow the festival directional road signage for Taxis. When you leave the festival, please follow signage to the official taxi rank.
Big Green Coach are excited to be part of The Long Road and will be the Official Travel Partner for 2018.
Whether you’re camping up for the weekend or just coming in for the day to see your favourite acts, they can get you there and back.
Weekend Service – Go from one of 7 pick-up points across the UK and you will be dropped right at the gates on the Friday (in time to find that perfect spot!) Forget about reigning it in on the last night, you don’t have to face the drive home on Monday morning! Sleep all the way back.
Locations – Cardiff, Newport, Nottingham, Leicester, London VCS, Birmingham, Coventry
Day Service – forget about expensive hotels, leaving early for the last train or being designated driver! Big Green Coach will drop you in the heart of the action before the music starts and then wait until the bitter end to get you home. Don’t miss a thing.
Locations – Nottingham, Leicester, London VCS, Birmingham, Coventry
London Saturday Night Service – the last train leaves the nearest station a little early for us. Meaning you’d have to miss some music!! We can’t have that so you can now book a single journey back to London on Saturday evening for £20.
Let Big Green Coach know if you’re coming from elsewhere! If you’re based a little far from one of the current pick up points, tell us where you live, and if demand is high enough we will look into putting on a service and get in touch!
The nearest train station to The Long Road is Rugby which is a short shuttle bus journey to the event.
Shuttle bus tickets are available on the ticket page here.
The festival shuttle bus runs between Rugby Station and The Long Road regularly on event days. The journey time is approximately 20 minutes.
If you are intending to use this service, please purchase tickets in advance. You can add tickets when you book your festival ticket or buy separately online. If you turn up without a reservation, if seats are available you will be able to pay on the day.
Pick-Up & Drop-Off Location
At Rugby Station, the shuttle will drop-off and pick-up outside the front of the Station. At the Festival, the shuttle will drop-off and pick-up at the top of the Car Park around 300m away from the festival entry gate. If you lose your bearings whilst inside the festival, look out for signs for Exit and Drop-Off/Pick-Up to guide you.
There are two ticket types are available: Return & Evening Single
Return is £10 + bf
To book this ticket type, you should select a time for your journey from Rugby Station to the festival on the day you wish to travel.
If you miss your inbound time, our stewards will aim to get you on the next service.
Evening Single is £7 + bf
To book this you should select Festival to Rugby Station Evening Single for the day you wish to travel.
Leaving the Event – Return Shuttle Service
The start time for this service has changed slightly to what has been previously advertised and what is printed on some tickets. Please see details below.
When you’re ready to go home, you should make your way to the Pick-Up location and our stewards will direct you to the next service. Estimated departure times will be advertised on buses, at the bus stop and at the Info Point on site however there may still be a wait while the bus loads.
A brief schedule is outlined below, for the full schedule and tickets, follow this link.
Rugby Station to The Long Road – every 90 minutes from 10.30am – 6pm
The Long Road to Rugby Station – on a shuttle basis – 9pm – 2.30am
Rugby Station to The Long Road – every 45 minutes from 10am – 3.15pm
The Long Road to Rugby Station – on a shuttle basis – 8pm – 2.30am
Rugby Station to The Long Road – every 90 minutes from 10am – 2.30pm
The Long Road to Rugby Station – on a shuttle basis – 8pm – 1.30am
The Long Road to Rugby Station – on a shuttle basis – 8am – 12.30pm