Staffordshire County Showground 

Weston Road 


ST18 0BD 

Positioned in the heart of England, the Showground is easily accessible by road, rail or air.

By Road

The Showground is situated on the A518 Stafford to Uttoxeter road some 4 miles from Stafford. Drivers from either the North or South using the M6 motorway should exit at junction 14 and follow the signs for the County Showground.

Distances in Miles

Birmingham - 32

Newcastle -173

Bristol - 116

Norwich - 194

Edinburgh - 265

Nottingham - 64

Liverpool - 72

Oxford - 95

London - 145

Shrewsbury- 32

Manchester - 60

York - 106

By Rail

The Showground is just 4 miles from Stafford Railway Station. The station is situated on the West Coast Main Line offering a direct service to London Euston with a journey time of approximately one and fifteen minutes. It also offers direct services to Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Manchester, Liverpool and Scotland. There is a bus link from the station to the Showground as well as a taxi rank.

By Air

Airports - Birmingham International Airport is about 45 minutes from the Showground and both Manchester and East Midlands airports can be reached in little more than an hour.

By Bus

A special bus service operates between the Showground and Stafford railway station during the County Show; please click on the bus schedule button for further details.