OPENING TIMES, ENTRY FEES & GETTING THERE 2017

SHOWBUS 2017

OPENING TIMES


The site will open at 0930h on Sunday September 17th. The site closes around 1700.

* Gates open for display entrants at 0800


ADMISSION FEES - CASH ONLY

Adult £15.00 (no concessions)
Those arriving by public transport £10 on production of valid bus ticket.
Advance purchase entry is now closed.
Child (under 16) Free
Carer for disabled visitor: Free (one per disabled visitor)
Car parking is free.

Admission to the Donington Grand Prix Collection is HALF PRICE for Showbus visitors (normal admission is £12.00). Full details here. The free shuttle bus will take you from SHOWBUS to the Collection.
For those arriving on a SHOWBUS exhibit there are specially reduced entry prices which also apply to large parties & excursions. For details click here.

GETTING THERE



By Bus or Train
Check out our excursions from all over the country
Catch the train or megabusplus to East Midlands Parkway and then the special bus service. Alternatively use the Trent Barton Skylink services from Coalville, Derby, Nottingham, Loughborough & Leicester. All inclusive "zigzag" tickets are available on Trent Barton services all day.

By Car
Parking is free at Donington.
The car park is located on Melbourne Road. For those who came in 2016, there is a change and we are using the entry used by buses last year for car enty. You are greeted at this entrance by Located off Junction 23A (A453) of the M1.
From any direction follow the Department of Transport brown signs to Donington Park then the AA signs to the car park.
Car route map
Car park entrance
DE74 2RN for SATNAV

By Plane
You are advised to catch any "skylink" bus to the Donington Park entrance where a free shuttle bus will convey you from the Park entrance to the SHOWBUS display.


Other nearby attractions include:
Nottingham & Derby for shopping, East Midlands Airport, National Forest Adventure Farm, Swainswood Leisure Park, Ashby-de-la-Zouch Castle, Galleries of Justice Museum and Kedleston Hall.