Festival on The Wall takes place on a privately-owned site nestled in the rolling hills of Northumberland just 12 miles west of the vibrant city of Newcastle. If you are arriving by car then please use the postcode NE15 0QA and follow the signs for FOTW. Here are some of the best ways to make your journey:
Now the A1 road works have finished it couldn’t be simpler!
From the South follow the A1 to Newcastle and take the A69 exit for Hexham. You can then follow the FOTW signs to the festival.
From the North follow the A68 to Newcastle and take the B6318 for Newcastle. You can then follow the FOTW signs to the festival.
From the East follow the A69 towards the A68 and then on to the B6318 for Newcastle. You can then follow the FOTW signs to the festival.
The nearest mainline station is Newcastle Central Station, which is approximately 15 mins drive from the festival. Frequent shuttle buses will run between the station and the festival over the weekend.
There are direct trains from Newcastle from many major stations including the following:
London – 2hrs 50min
York – 50min
Edinburgh – 1hr 20min
Leeds – 1hr 20 min
Information on bus routes and festival bus packages coming soon.