Travel and Accommodation

With an event this good, we know you might be coming here from a far. We’ve got you covered with info on the best ways to get here, and who to look up for places to stay

Longrun Meadow, Taunton,

Somerset, TA1 5AT

Situated between The Castle School and French Weir Park. Check out all the available accommodation options around the venue!

  • Hotels
  • Air BnB’s
  • Camping
  • Distance from Start Line


If you’re travelling by car you should allow approximately two and a half hours from London, two hours from Birmingham and an hour from Cardiff for example. 

If you choose this option please ensure you have a designated driver to take you to the race. It is YOUR RESPONSIBILITY to arrange your transport, DO NOT drink and drive.


There are several taxi companies operating in Taunton and the local area.

Taunton has a number of car parks. Find information on parking times/restrictions and prices on the Taunton Deane Webpage


Rail travel is approximately two hours from London Paddington and the same from Birmingham New Street. Further locations and details can be obtained from and the National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950.

Daily coach services including Berry’s, Falcon, Megabus and National Express coaches run between Taunton and many major airports, towns and cities throughout the UK. These services can also be booked through the Taunton Visitor Centre