Places to visit
Light Water Valley
Yorkshire Events Centre
National Railway museum
Embsay Steam Railway
Settle to Carlisle Railway
Getting to Harrogate
- Leeds/Bradford International Airport
Tel: + 44 (0) 113 250 9696
20 minutes drive from Harrogate. Daily scheduled flights. Worldwide connections and direct flights from the UK and Europe.
- Manchester Airport
Tel: + 44 (0) 161 4893000
90 minutes drive from Harrogate, 24 direct train service to and from Leeds station. Internal, European and Worldwide flights to a wide range of destinations.
If travelling to the venue by car, why not try car sharing? Log on to www.harrogatecarshare.com
register your one-off journey, or a series of journeys, then click to search for a match - this is a free service.
Directions to Harrogate by car
From London: M1, then A1(M) - exit Wetherby (9 miles from Harrogate)
From the North: A1 - exit Wetherby or Knaresborough (Knaresborough exit is 8 miles from Harrogate)
From the East: M621 - A1(M) - exit Wetherby
From the West: M56 - M62 - A1 (M) - exit Wetherby
To help you plan a journey use a route planner
There are 300 car parking spaces at the Harrogate International Centre.
The charges are as follows;
- Up to 3 hours = £ 4.00
- Up to 6 hours = £ 7.50
- Up to 12 hours = £ 11.50
- Up to 24 hours = £ 13.00
Parking is available for evening public entertainment events in the Harrogate International Centre for a £2 charge, available at the Pay and Display payment machines in situ. Pay & display parking applies as above at ALL other times.
North Sea Ferries
Tel: 0870 5202020
From Rotterdam to Hull and Zeebrugge to Hull. Hull is 60 miles from Harrogate.
Train service to and from London Kings Cross is run by GNER. These run to either Leeds or York.
Regular services to Harrogate from Leeds and York run by Northern Rail
Other train companies: Virgin Trains, Transpennine Express, Midland Mainline.
Please check with relevant office for current details/timetables.