V Festival Travel and Directions

V Festival

V Festival Sat 22nd - Sun 23rd Aug

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V Festival is held at Hylands Park. The address of Hylands Park is ...., Chelmsford, CM2 8WQ.


Hylands Park is in the parish of Writtle approximately 2 miles outside of Chelmsford on the A414. 

If you are arriving on foot, please follow the signs from Chelmsford to the V Festival site and use gate 6 or 1. Unless you are camping in Yellow campsite then please follow the signs worded Yellow from Gate 1.


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By Car

If you are travelling from East Anglia follow the A12 to Chelmsford. If you are travelling from the South or West take the M25 and exit at junction 28 to the A12. At Chelmsford exit from the A12 to the festival site along the A414. Once on the A414 be sure to check the signs and follow the appropriate directions. If you are travelling from the north via the M11 follow the signs from Junction 7 to Chelmsford on the A414. Once at Chelmsford you will pick up the directions for the V Festival. 

Day Visitors. Follow the signs showing a P.

Yellow Campsite. Follow the signs for the Yellow Campsite.

Camping. Follow the signs depicting a tent.

Caravans, Campervans, Trailer Tents. Follow the sign depicting a caravan. At each entrance into the car parks there will be a variable message sign which will be updated to direct traffic to the quickest entrance point, please look out for these as it will save you time queuing. If you are in yellow campsite you should have received a hanging card showing you are in yellow campsite please ensure you follow the signs with the word Yellow. There are a limited number of gates into the park and traffic movement can be slow especially on Friday.

For information regarding the traffic immediately surrounding the park please check back closer to the event for a telephone number.

For information on routes around the county but not for Hylands Park specific information please contact the Essex Traffic Control Centre on 0845 6000110


Weston Park is situated on the A5 at Weston-under- Lizard just 30 minutes from central Birmingham. The park is set in 1000 acres of park and woodland and has the beautiful 11th century Weston House within it’s grounds.


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The two nearest main line stations are Wolverhampton and Stafford call 08457 484950 for rail travel information. Check National Rail for all rail information. 


FROM LIVERPOOL, MANCHESTER & NORTH WEST: M6 South to J12 then follow directional signs to V Festival. 

FROM NORTH WALES, WIRRAL & CHESHIRE: Use A49, A41 south then follow directional signs to V Festival 

FROM M6 NORTHBOUND: Exit at J10a then M54 to J3 to V Festival - Please note there is no access to V Festival via M6 J12 northbound. 

FROM SOUTH WALES: M4 to A449 then A40 to M50, M5, M6, M54 J3. 

FROM NORTH EAST: M1 to J23A, then A42, M42, M6 Toll off at Junction T8, A460, M54 J3. 

There will be road signs as you approach the V Festival site to bring you in the most convenient entrance.


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V Festival info

What: V Festival

When: Sat 22nd - Sun 23rd Aug

Where: Chelsmford and Stafford

How Much: 189 + 10.95bf (Weekend With Camping)

Min Age: 5

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