How to Get There

Myrtle Park is situated in the heart of Bingley and is easy to get to by a number of transport networks. See maps below.

Location map (Jpeg)
Venue map

On Friday the 1st of September there is a planned Northern Rail strike which may affect those who have arranged to get the train home.

Services will run on a reduced timetable throughout the day. The last trains from Bingley on Friday 1st are as follows:

  • Bradford 17:35
  • Leeds 19:07
  • Skipton 18:04
  • York 19:07
  • Manchester Pic 19:07
  • Liverpool 19:07
  • Halifax 16:37
  • Huddersfield 19:07

To find revised train times visit https://www.northernrailway.co.uk/industrial-action
Even though this is something which is entirely out of our control, we have tried to put things in place to help those who were planning on using the trains:

Park and Ride

Park and ride car parking places are being extended and extra buses will be provided. For more info on park and ride click here
www.bingleymusiclive.com/festival-info/park-ride

Buses

To find out how to plan your route home you can download the following apps for:
www.wymetro.com
www.keighleybus.co.uk
www.firstgroup.com/bradford

Taxis

Extra taxi pick up points for pre booked taxis, will be on Bradford Road outside Beckfoot School for people going towards Bradford and Leeds, and on Keighley Road outside All Saints Parish Church, for people going towards Keighley and Skipton.
The designated taxi rank will be located on Wellington Street outside Bingley Railway Station.

Pick up points

If you are getting picked up then arrange for this to be a short walk out of the town centre as roads in Bingley will be closed after the event from approx. 9.30pm until 10.30pm for safety reasons.

Car Sharing

There is also the option of car sharing with Freewheelers and GoCarShare offering this service.
www.gocarshare.com/festival
www.freewheelers.co.uk

Camping

There is still space available for people to camp at the Bradford and Bingley Sports Club which is within walking distance of the festival site. To book camping visit www.beescamping.co.uk
The strike is planned for Friday 1 and Monday 4 so is not expected to affect the Saturday 2 or Sunday 3 of the festival.

The strike is planned for Friday 1 and Monday 4 so is not expected to affect the Saturday 2 or Sunday 3 of the festival.

 

On foot

Bingley is a small town and Myrtle Park is easy to find. Simply follow the signs for Myrtle Park. If in doubt just follow the crowds or ask someone, they will be happy to point you in the right direction.

Public Transport

Plan your journey from any address in Yorkshire by contacting Travel Line on 0870 608 2 608 or visit yorkshiretravel.net or nationalrail.co.uk for timetables journey planner and services.

Rail

Bingley Railway station is only 5 minutes walk away from the venue and is located on the main Bradford/Leeds/Skipton lines.
Visit nationalrail.co.uk or call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 48 49 50.

Use the street view direction guide above to show you the route from the Bingley Train station to the entrance gates for Bingley Music Live.

By Car

Follow signs for ‘Park & Ride’. Signs for ‘Park & Ride’ can be picked up on the main highways approaching Bingley.

See map Location map 

Park and Ride

Park and Ride buses will operate on Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Bradford & Bingley Car Park, Croft Road, off Bradford Road at Crossflatts to the bus stop in the centre of Bingley.
This will also be the pick up point for buses back to the Park & Ride car park.
See our Park & Ride page for more details

Car Parking in Bingley

There is limited parking around the venue. We recommend you use the secure Park & Ride facility operated by BML. Please see ‘Park & Ride’ for details.

Road closures and temporary traffic orders will be in force. Restricted parking will be in operation in all areas in the vicinity of the Park. Traffic Services will be operating in Bingley throughout the weekend and fines will be issued to vehicles without the appropriate parking permits. This event takes place in a residential area so please respect the local community who will need to get to their homes throughout the weekend.

Car Parking for Disabled Customers

Car parking is available for disabled badge holders at Myrtle Park Primary School off Sycamore Avenue/Beech Street. Parking is limited and available on a first come first served basis.
For Sat Nav location key in: BD16 1HB

See more details on the facilities available for disabled people here

Car Sharing

Freewheelers

Freewheelers links drivers and passengers to share the cost of travel. It saves you money, helps other people and reduces pollution. Freewheelers is free and only available via the Internet. It provides an online database for people offering or requiring lifts. Bingley Music Live is keen to support this initiative and hopes that festival goers take a look at the site before deciding how to travel to the festival.

GoCarShare

If you are driving to Bingley Music Live why don’t you add any potential spare seats you have on GoCarShare? They connect you with people looking for a ride who contribute to your journey costs.

GoCarShare uses Facebook, so you can see if you share friends or like similar music to your potential car share buddies. It’s a great fun, green and cost effective way to travel to Bingley Music Live, so please add your journey and spare seat capacity by clicking on the image below!

GoCarShare have been making a great name for themselves over the past few years with their super service – with name checks and coverage by the NME, SKY TV & The Telegraph.

Click on the Widget below!

By Air

Leeds Bradford Airport is approximately 20 minutes away by taxi.