Getting Here

Transport Methods

Find out how you can make your way to the food and drink festival.

By Car

ROAD CLOSURES THAT MIGHT AFFECT YOU:

  • The link road in front of the Head of Steam Pub

 06:00am on Monday 30th July – 18:00pm on Monday 6th August 2018

  • St Georges Street and Railway Street 

6:00am on Tuesday 31st August – 23:59pm on Sunday 5th August 2018

  • St George’s Square, by the George Hotel

 08:00am – 23:00pm on 2nd/3rd/4th/5th August 2018

  • John William Street will be closed on Friday and Saturday evenings around 10:00 pm for approximately 1/2 hour to enable festival goers to safely leave St George’s Square at the end of the evening.

Visit roadworks.org to see the closures in detail

Public car parks are available in and around the town, www.kirklees.gov.uk/parkingspaces is a great place to plan your parking.

By Rail

The train station is operating as normal for the duration of the festival.

By Bus

Bus operations out of the bus station are running normally and the festival is a few minutes short walk.

Some buses routes and stops that are situated on Railway Street will be affected by the road closures, visit the Metro website for details.

By Taxi

The usual taxi ranks will be unaccessible due to the road closures. The two laybys on John William Street will be turned into temporary taxi ranks for Hackney Carriages. Ex service taxi’s can be found on New North Parade.

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