Getting to The Festival of Comedy

On Sunday 21st July, we have strict rules in place for this year’s show, regarding travel, pick ups and collections, which we detail below.

These rules must be followed, all unauthorised vehicles will be removed from the premises.

THE RULES ARE AS FOLLOWS

• If you are being Picked up or Dropped Off by a friend, a parent or an Uber, then this will need to be done on Oxwich Road (what3words: hung.yard.agree)

• ONLY ranked Taxis and Dragon Taxis (not Ubers) will be allowed to drop off on Mariner Way. There will also be a Taxi rank here at the end of the show for those needing a taxi to get home.

• We are running a Park and Ride service from Newport Live Car Park (what3words: edit.elbow.finest) to Mariner Way. This is also where you’ll be picked up from after the show. Coronation Park. Detailed information regarding timings can be found below.

• All of our Shuttle Buses / Coaches will Drop off and Pick Up on Mariner Way, just a short walk from Coronation Park. More detailed information regarding shuttle buses and timings can be found below.

• Our NEWPORT shuttle bus will be running from Newport Train Station. More information on this can be found below.

• No other drop offs or collections will be allowed on site. Security will be in place monitoring this.

Making Getting To The Festival of Comedy Easy

Busy planning your journey to this years The Festival of Comedy 2024?! We’ll we’re about to help you out 😉

BUS SHUTTLE 🚍

We’ll be leaving Newport Train Station every 45 mins from 5pm to 7pm! Not only that, but your return journey is sorted too and they start from 9pm! 🥳

PARK AND RIDE 🚙

Our Park and Ride service from Newport Live Car Park, runs every 30 minutes from 5pm with returns starting at 9pm!

All places much be pre booked so get yours today and get your Festival of Comedy tickets while you’re at it…hurry though, prices increase at Midnight, Monday 1st July!

We have partnered with Dragon Taxis as the official taxi service for The Festival of Comedy. They will be providing a Taxi Rank on site at Coronation Park to get you to and from the festival in style and comfort.

If you would like to pre-book your taxi for drop off at the festival, please call 01633 216216 or download the Dragon Taxis booking app here >