Travel & Accommodation

How to get to the Festival

The Festival is being held at The Forfar Mart, 48 John St, Forfar DD8 3EZ

Forfar is approximately:

  • 30 miles from Perth
  • 180 miles from Carlisle
  • 70 miles from Stirling
  • 70 miles from Edinburgh
  • 90 miles from Glasgow
  • 135 miles from Berwick-upon-Tweed
  • 55 miles from Aberdeen
  • 130 miles from Inverness

By road

The Forfar Mart is located in on the centre of the town of Forfar, close to the A90. There is free car parking at the venue.

By rail and bus

Forfar is accessible by public transport.

By air

Aberdeen Airport is located within 60 miles of Forfar, Edinburgh Airport 70 miles and Dundee Airport 20 miles – and between them they have regular flights from most European countries and UK regional airports.


Forfar and its surrounding area offers a wide range of quality accommodation – from excellent hotels, guest houses and bed and breakfast accommodation to first-class camping and caravan sites.

Visit Angus provides a comprehensive directory of accommodation in the area, including hotels, B&Bs, self-catering and caravan and camping sites: