Travel Info

There are lots of different ways to get to camp bestival!

Located in the heart of Dorset between Bournemouth, Dorchester and Weymouth, Lulworth Castle is easily accessible by rail, coach or car…

By Car

Camp Bestival takes place at Lulworth Castle, East Lulworth, Dorset. Please use the routes outlined below, following Camp Bestival event signage as you approach the festival.

(NB. please do not use your Sat Nav – follow the directions below)

From the East (via/near Bournemouth)– follow the M27/A31 through Ringwood to Bere Regis. Follow the signs towards Wool and then follow the relevant event signage relating to your ticket type. 

From the West (via/near Dorchester) – from the A35 Dorchester by-pass take the A352 signposted to Wool and Wareham and then follow the relevant event signage relating to your ticket type.

General Camping tickets: enter site via YELLOW GATE

Accessibility Camping: enter site via RED GATE

Boutique Camping: enter site via YELLOW GATE

Camp Pre-Pitch: enter site via YELLOW GATE

Campervans/Caravans/Trailer Tents: enter site via YELLOW GATE

Camping Plus: Follow signs for Camping Plus & enter site via GREEN GATE

Front Row Campervans/Caravans: enter site via BROWN GATE

Hospitality & Backstage Camping: enter site via WHITE GATE

Kids’ Garden Campervans/Caravans: enter site via WHITE GATE.

Day Tickets: enter site via YELLOW GATE

NB – Please do not follow your SatNav once you are on the A352. Road closures are in place. Please watch your speed as this is a rural location and likely to have heavier traffic than usual.

 

By Train

An excellent rail network links the Midlands, North, Scotland and London Waterloo with Lulworth’s local railway stations, Wareham, and Wool.

Buying a Family & Friends Railcard can save you a 1/3 off Anytime, Off-Peak and Advance adult train tickets, and 60% off child tickets, too. South Western Railway’s GroupSave discount also offers 34% off adult Off-Peak train tickets when between three and nine people travel together.

Taxis are available from Wareham and Wool stations to take you to the festival site, and from the Drop Off/Pick Up point near White Gate when you leave.

Please check South Western Railway’s website or call National Rail Enquiries: 0345 748 4950 for updates and more information about trains to Camp Bestival.

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By Coach from London

Save £10 on sustainable kids’ travel with Big Green Coach! We’ve teamed up once again with the UK’s largest events travel company to offer return coach transfers from London. Your carbon-neutral coach will arrive at the festival on Thursday and return to London Victoria on Monday, hassle-free.

Travel sustainably with like-minded festival goers for £60 (adults) or £50 (children aged 12 and under) and let Big Green Coach take away the stress of planning your journey.

To view all service information and to guarantee your seat visit the Big Green Coach website now!

By Taxi

Taxis drop off and pick up at the main Lulworth Castle entrance via White Gate. A selection of numbers for taxi services is below:

Wool & Wareham Taxis:
A1 Taxis (Wool): 07758130281

Celtic Cabs: 01929 463311 / 077255 17754
Devine Cars: 07730 418046
Durdle Door Cabs: 01929 44 45 46
E Z Riders Taxis: 01929 556 575
Excel Taxis Wareham: 01929 448066
Garrison: 01929 463 395
Jurassic Cars: 01929 558 119
Kings Kabs: 01929 554223 / 07872 824167
Phil’s Cabs: 07824 492463

Purbeck Taxi Services: 01929 500 604

Ride Out Cabs: 01929 788007

Silver Cars: 01929 400409
Station Cars: 01929 550 123
Wareham Forest Taxis: 07902 924131

Xways Cars: 01305 854719

 

Where we are

Located in the very heart of Dorset between Bournemouth, Dorchester and Weymouth, Lulworth Castle is easily accessible by rail, coach or car…