Road Closures & Travel Information

As well as the necessary road closures for the event there are some roadworks affecting traffic not just in the city but on many roads as you approach Nottingham so please plan your journey in advance and allow extra time for delays or congestion.

Across the weekend make sure you listen into Gem 106 or log onto for the latest up to date traffic and travel updates.

Here are some sites that may help you plan your journey in advance.

Lead Car

Arriving on foot:

If you live locally then walking to the event is the healthiest and cheapest way to get there. If you’re not too sure what the best walking route is, we recommend using:

Ensure to select 'Nottingham' from the drop down and type in your location as well as Victoria embankment, to get the quickest walking routes.


Cycling to the event:

Nottingham is part of the National Cycle Network and has a large number of cycle routes throughout the city. If your ensure of the best route then visit:

On the website you can input your journey details and customise to your preferences.


Arriving by Bus:

Due to road closures bus services in Nottingham will be affected on the day. There will be more information revealed at a later date on the Nottingham City Transport website – and Trent Barton – on how your travel may be affected.


Arriving by Tram:

On event day there should be regular tram service in Nottingham, everyone taking part in the event is eligible to take advantage of NET Trams £2 event ticket. Simply press the "event ticket" option at any ticket machine along the network and ensure that you have your Race Number to hand, should this be requested by a travel officer.

Supporters/spectators can take advantage of the £5 Group Ticket offer, which allows up to 2 adults and 3 children unlimited travel for the day.

NET offers 5000 free car parking spaces across free park and ride sites across the City.

For more information, including journey planning please visit


Arriving by Train:

The Nottingham train station is a 15 minute walk from Victoria Embankment (roughly a mile in distance).

Rail services to Nottingham will be operating as normal. Train timetable and ticketing information can be found at : or
08457 48 49 50.

Park & Ride  

Queens Drive – Park & Ride:

If you’re coming from afield then using one of the Park & Ride sites might be a better option.

Queen's Drive Park & Ride is located just off the A52 on the south-side of Nottingham, the Sat Nav postcode is: NG2 1AP.


Driving to the event:

There are a number of well-located secure car parks around the city for anyone who is driving up to the race village on the morning of the event. Please see table of suggestions below:

Car Parks: Postcode:
Victoria Embankment NG2 1DP
County Hall NG2 7QP
Nottingham Station NG2 3AQ
Broadmarsh NG1 7EQ
Nottingham Castle (Canal Street) NG1 7EH
Nottingham Arena (Brook Street) NG1 1EA

Please check road closures as some may delay access to car parks.

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