Travel by Train
The nearest railway station is Stocksfield. This is on the Newcastle to Carlisle line and extra trains are available. Train times can be found by clicking here or by calling 0800 200 6060. All trains will stop at Stocksfield and there are trains every 30 minutes from Newcastle Central Station. We had extra carriages on the trains last year which worked really well. The Show is only a 10 minute walk from the railway station, there is a large footpath for pedestrians.
Travel by Bus
To check for bus routes and times to Stocksfield please click here.
For enquiries about local bus routes call 0845 60 60 260 between 0800 and 1800 Monday to Friday (not public holidays); Saturday 0900 and 1600
Travel by Car
The Northumberland County Show is held at Bywell near Stocksfield NE43 7AB, just off the A69, A695 and A68 main trunk roads, approximately 15 miles west of Newcastle and 7 miles east of Hexham.
THE SHOW WILL BE SIGNPOSTED FROM ALL DIRECTIONS ON THE A69, A68 AND A695 BY YELLOW ROAD SIGNS - public follow the blue 'P' for public parking.
For vehicles arriving from the south and coming via the A695 you will be parking in the Boat Field.
Those travelling from the East (Newcastle) on the A69 will access the show from the B6309 at the Mowden Hall junction will be directed into parking on both sides of the B6309.
Those travelling from the West (Hexham) will follow the YELLOW ROAD SIGNS via the Styford / High Barns Road from the A69 Styford Roundabout, 5th exit, directed to Corbridge on the B6530 and take the first left to Styford.
All Public Car Parks are clearly sign posted from the roads approaching the showfield and you will be shown how to get to them by the stewards on the day.
Disabled blue badge holders will be directed by stewards to their parking area indicated in purple on the map below, access is available from all routes.