We are really pleased you are interested in coming to the Victorian Fayre this year.  Worcester is located centrally within the West Midlands with excellent transport links.

By Road

Worcester is ideally located between junctions 6 and 7 of the M5. Road access from Worcester to the national motorway network is easy and the city is a popular stopover point en route to various destinations.

Birmingham International Airport and the Eurohub are within an hour’s drive, with direct flights to the USA and 28 European cities. The airports at Bristol and Cardiff are also within easy reach.

City Centre Car Parks

The city has a number of car parks. For more information and tariffs, visit www.worcester.gov.uk/parking

By Rail

Worcester is located on the crossroads of two main lines. There is a regular service to Birmingham while Worcester to London Paddington takes just over 2 hours.

Worcester city centre is served by two train stations:

  1. Foregate Street Station (located 0.3 miles from the city centre)
  2. Shrub Hill Station (located 0.6 miles from the city centre)

West Midlands Railway offers a frequent and fast service from major cities including Birmingham, Wolverhampton and Hereford to both Worcester stations. Visit www.westmidlandsrailway.co.uk to book tickets.

For National Rail enquiries telephone: 0345 48 49 50 (Timetables and fares)

Park & Ride Bus Service

We are providing a dedicated park and ride service for the weekend of the Victorian Fayre as detailed below.

Saturday 30 November

  • First bus from County Hall (WR5 2NP) leaves at 08:35 then 08:50, 09:05, 09:20 then every up to 10 minutes
  • Last bus back from Crown Gate Bus Station (WR1 3PA) is 2010 or from Cathedral Square (WR1 2QE) at 20:15.

Sunday 1 December

  • First bus from County Hall (WR5 2NP) leaves at 09:45 then up to every 15 minutes
  • Last bus back from Crown Gate Bus Station (WR1 3PA)  is 17:10 or from Cathedral Square (WR1 2QE) at 17:15.

Prices

  • £3 for adult return
  • Group ticket £7 travelling together (driver and up to 6 passengers in one car)
  • £1 for children age 5-16
  • Children under 5 travel for free
  • For more information, please call 01905 765765 or visit www.worcestershire.gov.uk/park&ride

Christmas Fayre Map

City Centre Map