Opening Times, Directions & Venue

Opening Times


5 March 2022

10am to 5pm


6 March 2022

10am to 4pm


Travelling by Road

If looking for us with your SAT NAV, please use PE2 6HE as the postcode

Peterborough Arena
East of England Showground
United Kingdom

Arriving by car, you will be guided to a hard standing parking area. There are 2,000 spaces and designated disabled parking bays.

Travelling from Peterborough City Centre

Take the Nene Parkway/A1260, follow directions to Oundle Road/A605 and turn right onto this road, which will lead you directly to the venue. The brown highway signs indicating East of England Showground will help to guide you. The journey is approximately 16 minutes from the centre of Peterborough.

Travelling from the A1(M) South

Continue along the A1(M), passing the Peterborough Services (Extra MSA); continue onto the A1 and then take the next turn left, signposted East of England Showground. At the junction with the A605, turn left and travel half a mile. At the roundabout, turn right, and you have arrived at Peterborough Arena.

Travelling from the A1(M) North

Ignore the very first signpost for Peterborough and continue travelling along the A1 picking up the brown highways signposts indicating East of England Showground. Follow these signs and leave the A1 at Alwalton, taking you through the village and onto the A605 Oundle Road junction. Turn left at this junction and at the very next roundabout, turn right and you've arrived at Peterborough Arena.

Travelling by Rail

Peterborough is located on the London Kings Cross to Edinburgh East Coast main line. A number of fast trains run on this network, making London accessible in 45 minutes on specific trains.

The station has its own taxi rank, which means reaching Peterborough Arena is approximately 15 minutes away once the train has arrived in the station.

Travelling by Coach or Bus

Peterborough City Centre has a coach park and bus station located in the Queensgate Centre. Stagecoach buses run hourly during the week and two-hourly on Sunday, stopping just outside Peterborough Arena. The bus numbers to look for are X4 and 24 leaving Bay 15 at Queensgate, Peterborough.

The bus stop is located on the main road fronting the venue (Oundle Road). A five to 10-minute walk will bring you to the main entrance gate.

Travelling by Air

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.

About Peterborough Arena


Peterborough Arena has ample parking for cars and coaches on hard standing within flat, walking distance of the venue, making access as easy as possible for visitors. There are designated disabled parking bays at within the parking area; please display your disabled parking badge.


There will be a cafeteria are in the Atrium to the main exhibition hall, serving hot and cold drinks, snacks and light meals.

Cash Machines

Situated in the Atrium/Main Exhibition Hall

Disabled Access

Peterborough Arena has purpose-built entrances for disabled access. Internal spaces - including toilets 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 and organisers.

For full details, please see our Fair Access Policy.

Toilets & Baby Change Facilities

Toilets with baby change facilities are available off the Main Exhibition Hall

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