Useful Visitor Information (Stafford)

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By Rail

The Showground is just four miles from Stafford Railway Station.  The station is situated on the West Coast Main Line offering a direct service to London Euston with a journey time of approximately one hour and twenty minutes.  It also offers direct services to Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Manchester and Liverpool.

By Air

Airports – Birmingham International Airport is about 45 minutes from the Showground and both Manchester and East Midlands airports can be reached in little more than an hour.

By Bus

There are no bus services to the Showground.

Disabled Access

Disabled Access Step free access to all Exhibition Halls, Conference and Banqueting facilities.  There is no Blue Badge Car Park.  Disabled visitors may be dropped off at the nearest point and then the car parked in the car park.

Toilet Facilities

Unisex Disabled toilet facilities are available inside Bingley Hall adjacent to the Barn Shop.

Access to Bingley Hall Balcony

A passenger lift within Bingley Hall affords disabled visitors access to the balcony with excellent viewing.

Show Directions

The Show address is: Bingley Hall, Staffordshire County Showground, Weston Road, Stafford, ST18 0BD.

Positioned in the heart of England, the Showground is situated on the A518 Stafford to Uttoxeter road, some four miles from Stafford.  Drivers from either the North or South using the M6 motorway should exit at junction 14 and follow the signs for the County Showground / Shire Horse Show.

Distances in Miles

Birmingham 32            Newcastle 173

Bristol 116                      Norwich 194

Edinburgh 265              Nottingham 64

Liverpool 72                  Oxford 95

London 145                    Shrewsbury 32

Manchester 60              York 106