With so many participants and spectators travelling to Swansea over the race weekend, why not make your trip stress-free by travelling down on the train? Avoid the congestion, stress of driving and take the train in advance of race day, where you could even make a weekend of it?
Swansea enjoys excellent rail connections between a number of major cities and regions within 3-4 hours travel. To check out the services and train times visit: www.nationalrail.co.uk or www.trainline.com where you can find prices and book your tickets from around the UK. If you live in Wales, you may wish to check the regional Valley Lines or Arriva Trains Wales stations. A timetable can be found at www.arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Please note, if you are planning to travel on race day, remember check with your local train provider to see if a train allows you enough time to arrive at the race before the start at 10am. Please be aware that some services can be affected on Sundays, so it is advisable to double check timetables and allow plenty of time to get to the start area.
When travelling by car please be prepared that there may be some congestion into the city on race day and during road closures. Please allow extra time to arrive well before the race to avoid the traffic and find suitable parking. Please be aware of the road closures that will be in place on the day of the race (see below for . Full road closure plans and traffic flow information can be found here.