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Cornbury Festival directions and address with postcode

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If you’re heading to Cornbury Festival this weekend you’re going to need to know where you’re heading.

Lots of people will chose to arrive by train or get dropped off by a friend so they can enjoy themselves on Sunday without worrying about driving home.

Take a look at all the information below to find out how to get there.

What is the Cornbury Festival postcode?
The address of the Cornbury Festival site is The Great Tew Park, Oxfordshire, OX7 4AF, GB.

Here’s how to get there

By car:
From Oxford, follow the A44 through Woodstock, and after a few miles turn right onto the B4022 at Enstone, from here you will pick up signage to the festival site.

From Banbury and the Midlands, take the A361 south from Banbury towards Chipping Norton, turning left onto the B4022 towards Enstone and The Tews, from here you will pick up signage to the festival site.

From the south-west, get to Burford using the A40 or A361, then follow the A361 north through Chipping Norton towards Banbury, and turn right onto the B4022 towards Enstone and The Tews, from here you will pick up signage to the festival site.

From the west, get to Chipping Norton on the A44 or A361, then follow the A44 towards Oxford and turn left onto the B4022 at Enstone, from here you will pick up signage to the festival site.

Remember not to drink heavily on Sunday if you’re driving home on Monday – we don’t want you to be over the limit.

By taxi:
If you’ve got too much to carry from the station to the campsite you could get a taxi.

001 Taxis is Conrbury Festival on-site taxi provider as previous years.

By train:
The festival site (Great Tew Park) is about 30 minutes drive from Banbury Station (serviced by Chiltern Railways) and around 12 minutes from Charlbury Station (serviced by Great Western).

Due to railway upgrade work in the Oxford area during the festival, buses will replace trains on some routes to Banbury and Charlbury. For more information go to GWR.com/Oxford2018

By coach:
National Express

Big Green Coach will be providing services from Oxford and London Victoria., directly to the festival.

Why the coach wins…

It’s direct – you’ll get dropped off and picked up from the festival.
You don’t have to drive whilst watching your passengers sleep.
It’s greener – think of the polar bears.

All coach services arrive at the festival on Thursday 12th ready for you to pick a great camping spot. Coaches return for home on Monday 16th at 10:00am.

To book with Big Green Coach, click here.

Ridesharing:
Driving to Cornbury Festival? Offer your empty seats on Liftshare to other festival goers looking to share the journey and split the costs.

To offer a ride, click here

If you don’t have a care, there are lots of drivers you can get to the festival with. To find a ride, click here.

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