Travel & Accommodation

The 2019 Festival is held at Lanark Agricultural Centre, an ideal venue offering extensive livestock handling facilities and exhibition space. The venue is easily accessible by most forms of travel.

How to get to the Festival

The Festival is being held at Lanark Agricultural Centre, Muirglen, Hyndford Road, Lanark ML11 9AX.

Lanark is approximately:

  • 70 miles from Perth
  • 75 miles from Carllisle
  • 45 miles from Stirling
  • 35 miles from Edinburgh
  • 40 miles from Glasgow
  • 90 miles from Berwick-upon-Tweed
  • 55 miles from Dumfries

By road

Lanark Agricultural Centre is located in on the outskirts of the town of Lanark, on the A73. There is free car parking at the venue.

By rail

The nearest railway station is Lanark, about 2 miles away from the venue. Lanark has regular trains arriving direct from Glasgow Central. A taxi from Lanark Railway Station to the venue will cost around £5.

By air

Glasgow Airport is located within 45 miles of Lanark, Edinburgh 35 miles, and between them they have regular flights from most European countries and UK regional airports.


Lanark 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.

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

View the VisitLanarkshire accommodation directory