Visitor Registration:

The Show is FREE to visit. Register for your visitor badge here.

Opening hours:

Wednesday 23rd October: 9.30am - 5.00pm

Thursday 24th October: 9.30am - 4.30pm (Last entry for visitors is 4pm) 

How to get to Newbury Showground:

Priors Court Road, Hermitage, Newbury, Berks, RG18 9QZ

You can plan your journey and find the best route, and associated CO2 emissions which you can offset, using YouSmartThing.

By road:

Easy access via the M4 from South Wales or London, or the A34 from Oxford or Newbury. There is ample free on-site parking.

Why not consider carsharing with BlaBlaCar - Save money and meet new people. 

You can find other EV charging points in the area using the following links:  or

By rail:

A courtesy shuttle bus will operate between Newbury Station (Link Road side of the station) and the Showground approximately every 30min from 8.30am on the 23rd & 24th of October. The last bus will leave the showground at 6pm on Wednesday the 23rd and 5.30pm on Thursday 24th.

By air:

Heathrow is under 45 minutes drive west bound along the M4. Bristol via the M4 east bound. Southampton airport via M3 and A34.

NEW - Balance your travel carbon and we will match your donation!

We are committed to making the Show as green as possible and ask you all to consider your environment and the effect your travel has on it. Therefore we are working with charity Ecolibrium to help balance your fossil-fuel travel miles to the Show. 100% of your donation will be invested directly into clean renewable energy.

To work out the impact of your travel and to donate please use the simple Travel Carbon Calculator here, remember to select 'Showman's Show' as the event you are travelling to.










Event Mobility (Charitable Incorporated Organisation) will be providing electric mobility scooters and manual wheelchairs at this event for the use of mobility impaired, disabled and elderly visitors.

Online bookings must be made 2 days before the event. Bookings cannot be taken during the event. If there is spare equipment available at the event it is offered on a first come, first served basis.

Book here:

Vehicles For Change will be providing toilets and changing facilities at the enterance of the exhibition hall. Further accessible toilets are located on Avenue A. 


With the exception of Guide and Assistance Dogs, unfortunately dogs are not allowed in the Exhibition Hall so we advise visitors to leave their dogs at home. 


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