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Travel details for the Biggest Weekend in Swansea

Landed yourself some tickets to the Biggest Weekend in Swansea? Get all your travel details here.

Getting there by car

Please follow the concert signage to Singleton Park, Swansea

From the M4 (Cardiff)

Exit the M4 at J42 and follow the A483 to Swansea. Follow the signs for Singleton Hospital on the A4067. Singleton Park is located of the right approximately 500m after St Helens Rugby Ground.

From the M4 (Carmarthen)

Exit the M4 at J47 and follow the signs for Swansea on the A483. Following the signs for Singleton Hospital, after approximately 2.5 miles turn right at major set of lights following the signs for Gower (there is a public house on the right hand side - The Marquis Arms). Follow the A4216 and turn right at the 2nd mini roundabout. Continue following the signs for Singleton Hospital and then signs for the event car parks.

Park and ride

A park and ride service will be in operation for this event from Fabian Way park and ride site. The service will operate from 7.00am until approximately 11.30pm on both days.

Cost: £5

Postcode: SA1 8LD

Car park surface: tarmac

Walking distance to arena: 500 metres from drop off / pick up point

Pre-book: from Monday 5 March

 

Event car parks

The Recreation Ground

(Green Car Park)

 

Cost per vehicle

Premium Parking £15

Post Code

SA2 0AU

Walking distance to arena

500m

Car park surface

Gravel & Grass

Notes

Please note due to road closures in the area, exit from this car park will be delayed for up to an hour following the close of the event

Map

 

Pre-bookable

From 26th Feb

Swansea University

(Yellow Car Park)

 

Cost per vehicle

£10

Post Code

SA2 8PP

Walking distance to arena

900m

Car park surface

Tarmac

Notes

Please note due to road closures in the area, exit from this car park maybe delayed following the close of the event

Map

 

Pre-bookable

From Monday 5th March

Singleton Hospital

(Red Car Park)

 

Cost per vehicle

£10

Post Code

SA2 8QG

Walking distance to arena

1200m

Car park surface

Tarmac

Map

 

Pre-bookable

From Monday 5th March

King George V Playing Fields

(Purple Car Park)

 

Cost per vehicle

£5

Post Code

SA2 9AU

Walking distance to arena

2000m

Car park surface

Grass

Notes

This car park is a reasonable walk from the arena but is outside any planned road closure areas

Map

 

Pre-bookable

From Monday 5th March

Swansea Civic Centre

(Orange)

 

Cost per vehicle

£5

Post Code

SA1 3SN

Walking distance to arena

2000m

Car park surface

Tarmac

Notes

This car park is a reasonable walk from the arena but is outside any planned road closure areas

Map

 

Pre-bookable

Yes

Bishop Gore School

(Blue Car Park)

 

Blue Badge Holders & Invited Guests only

 

Cost per vehicle

£10

Post Code

SA2 9AP

Walking distance to arena

150m

Car park surface

Grass & Tarmac

Notes

This car park is only open to blue badge holders with tickets and invited guests only. Others will be turned away.

There is a gentle sloping walk between the car park and the event arena. Stewards will be on hand to assist concert goers

Map

 

Pre-bookable

From Monday 5th March

Please note that there is no overnight parking available in any event car park. Event car parks are for event ticket holders only.

Getting there by bus

Buses operate from Swansea City Centre and various other locations to Singleton Park. Bus stops are located near both the Gower Road, Sketty Lane and Oystermouth Road entrances to Singleton Park.

Concert goers should be mindful of the timing of the concert and are advised to check with the operator for details of the timetable.

First Cymru: 0871 200 2233 or www.firstgroup.com

The following bus services operate in the area of Singleton Park:

2, 2A , 2B, 2C,

3, 3A, 4, 4A

8, 8X, 10

43, 37, 116, 118, 119

20, 20A, 21A, 22, 53

At the end of the evening shuttle buses will operate between the park and Swansea City Centre.

Getting there by train

The nearest railway station to Singleton Park is Swansea High Street which is approximately 2 miles away. A taxi rank is situated outside the station.

Concert goers should be mindful of the timing of the concert and are advised to check with the operator

https://www.traveline.cymru/

Tel: 0800 464 00 00

When going home by train, make sure you leave at least an hour to get to your train from the festival site.

Road closures

There are several road closures planned for this event. Please check back later for further details.

Taxis

Taxis are available from Swansea train station, Swansea City Centre and several other locations around the area.

A journey from the train station to Singleton Park will cost approximately £8, but busy traffic / slow journeys will increase the price.

Taxis are not permitted to access Singleton Park. Should you be arriving by taxi you should aim to be dropped off and collected at

  • De La Beche Road
  • Bryn Road

Taxi marshals will operate in both these areas.

Queues for taxis leaving site are often quite long, please consider pre-booking a private hire to collect you from the designated pick up area at the far end of De La Beche Road. Please allow plenty of time to walk from the concert arena to the highway when booking your taxi.

Drop off / pick up point

The designated pick up and drop off point is located on De La Beche Road. This area will be well lit and stewarded throughout the festival.

Please do not attempt to drop off or pick up anywhere along Oystermouth Road.

When arranging to be picked up you should be mindful of the road closures operating in the area. Details of the road closures will be available shortly.

Cycling

If you would like to cycle to the event you can plan your route at www.sustrans.co.uk

Car sharing

If you are travelling by car please car share if possible. Car sharing will help you save money by sharing the costs and reduce the amount of traffic on the roads, helping the environment.

Places to stay

For a list of some great places to stay check out our sister website www.visitswanseabay.com

Book a place to stay with their handy list of hotels, B&Bs and more. Also, don't forget to keep checking out the late availability offers for the best last minute deals.

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