Travel Information

Location

Cycle Live Nottingham takes place at the Victoria Embankment situated in West Bridgford, Nottingham.

Arriving on foot

If you live locally then walking to the event is the healthiest and cheapest way to get there.  If you’re not sure of the best route try www.walkit.com, select ‘Nottingham’ from the drop down menu and type ‘Victoria Embankment’ into the destination box.

Driving to the event

The main event car park will be situated at Queen’s Drive Park and Ride, postcode NG2 1AP. This is approximately 1.5 miles from the start/finish area with easy access cycle paths leading you straight form your car to the event village. Just follow the signs. £2 per car will be charged to park in this car park.

Alternative car parking is available on the grass field next to the start line in the VIP car park, but you will need to pre-pay the £5 per car fee for this site and obtain an official pass. If you wish to take advantage of this please call 01159 683327. Instructions on how to access this car park will be provided with your pass once you have purchased.

Blue badge parking is free but must be pre-booked by calling 0115 9683327.

There are also a number of well located, secure car parks around the city and the map shows the locations of the most suitable within easy reach of the Victoria Embankment.

Arriving by Bus or Tram

There are lots of services that travel near to the Victoria Embankment across Trent Bridge with stops situated close to the Festival.  See the map for details of bus numbers and locations of nearby stops.

If you’re not sure which ticket is best for you then a £4 Kangaroo ticket will provide unlimited daily travel on all buses, trams and trains within the local area.

The new tram network is now in service with a convenient stop at the west end of the Victoria Embankment.  You will need to cross the bridge and then follow the footpaths to get to the event village.

If this service is not in operation by then, then the nearest tram stop is at Nottingham Train Station where the tram terminates.  It is approximately a 15-20 minute walk from the station to the Embankment.

Catching the train

For more information on train services please visit www.eastmidlandstrains.co.uk or www.crosscountrytrains.co.uk.

The station is a 15-20 minute walk from the Victoria Embankment.  Alternatively taxis are available regularly from Queens Road and Station Street.