Getting to Wells

By bus

The best way to get to the Festival is by bus. First Bus routes 29, 126, 161/162, 173, 375, 376, 377 and X75 all stop in Wells. First Bus run regular services from Bristol, Bath, Glastonbury, Street, Yeovil, Taunton, Weston-super-Mare and Cheddar. For a journey planner and full timetables visit


By car

The main routes to Wells are the A371 and the A39.

Parking is available all festival weekend at Palace Fields, near the Bishop’s Palace – access via Silver Street. For satnavs: BA5 1US.

By train

The nearest train stations are Castle Cary (12 miles from Wells), Bristol Temple Meads (22 miles) and Bath Spa (22 miles), where you will find First Bus links to Wells. Trains go more regularly to Bristol and Bath and bus links are quicker and easier from those stations.