Travel Information & Parking

There is a variety of options for getting to Festiva Great Harwood but remember to leave plenty of time due to the high volumes of festival goers expected.

Train – There are 4 train stations within accessible reach of the festival ground – Huncoat, Accrington, Church and Oswaldtwistle and Rishton. Check out your local station to one of these on the likes of Trainline.

Bus – There are numerous bus routes within accessible walking distance to the festival site including – Martholme Lane, Harwood bar, Lyndon house and Lyndon Avenue.

Car–Great Harwood Showground is within reach of the major motorways. M6 – connecting the north to the south – 21 mins. M65 – Connecting Yorkshire to Lancashire – 7 mins. M66 – The motorway leading towards Manchester – 21 mins.

Coach transfers
We’re currently in talks with various transport providers to create various designated transport routes. Our plan is to cover the major cities within an hour’s drive and help make it easier for our guests to get here and home again, safely and cost effectively.

Watch this space!

Onsite Parking
Is available but we advise to prebook your space at the festival. There will be strict traffic control around the locality and being respectful to our neighbours these areas may be conned off only for residents over the weekend.

Festiva Great Harwood’s address
Great Harwood Showground, Whalley Rd, Great Harwood, Blackburn BB6 7TD