Peterborough Venue Info
Peterborough Arena is easily accessible by car, public transport, train and plane, making it convenient and easy to access from anywhere in the UK and even overseas, a great venue with a variety of facilities including ample FREE parking, disabled car parking, disabled toilets, various food outlets, baby changing, ramp access and cash machines.
You can find out more about the venue at www.peterborougharena.com.
Please note that only Assistance Dogs are permitted in the show.
The venue has on-site Farmers Kitchen Catering – see www.farmerskitchen.org.uk for more details of the wonderful 5* rated in house catering facilities, including on-site restaurant The Ribs N Roots, which is usually open for breakfast and lunch during all mainstream events.
All buildings have purpose-built or enhanced entrances for disabled access. Internal spaces, including public conveniences and public seating areas, have been designed and laid out to accommodate disabled access at all times. Designated disabled parking bays are situated around the venue to provide as easy access as possible for visitors. Please be aware we do not offer mobility hire, but you are more than welcome to arrange a scooter to meet you at the show entrance.
Address & Directions
Peterborough Arena or East of England Showground is signposted throughout the centre of Peterborough, so you shouldn’t have a problem finding it, below is the address and directions.
Exhibition Hall & Atrium
East of England Showground
For sat-nav, please use PE2 6HE.
Arriving by car, you will be guided to one of the free hard standing or grassed parking areas. There are 22,000 spaces – so plenty of room for everyone, including plenty of disabled parking bays.
Peterborough Arena features ample FREE parking, for 22 coaches and 2,000 cars on hard standing, plus additional space for 20,000 on turf. All parking sits within the secure perimeters of the Peterborough Arena grounds.
All parking is within flat, walking distance of the venue, making access as easy as possible for visitors. There are numerous designated disabled parking bays at key locations points within the parking areas.
We will be running a FREE courtesy bus from Peterborough train station. The courtesy bus will be running from 9.30am throughout both show days until the show closes at 5pm, there are no set times as the bus will be running back and forth, the journey one way is 20/30 minutes dependent on traffic.
Trains run from Peterborough station along the East Coast Mainline, with trains running between London Kings Cross and Edinburgh – visit National Rail Enquiries to plan your journey.
If you’re travelling with Virgin Trains East Coast, you can save 30% on your tickets – click here for more information and to claim your unique Virgin Trains East Coast voucher code.
Peterborough Arena’s location makes it central for London Stansted, London Luton, East Midlands and Birmingham airports – all four are approximately 60-90 minutes away by car.