Britain’s Great
Boating Festival14-23 September 2018

By Car

You may find useful for planning your trip. 

Follow the AA road signs to direct you to the Show. These are located on the motorways M3, M27, M271 and main arterial roads into Southampton.

Using Sat Nav?

The post code for the Show - SO15 1AG - will take you to the area of Southampton where you will find the Show entrance. There is no parking available at the Show entrance, please use one of the car parks listed below.


There are 10,000 parking spaces throughout the city centre both in public and privately owned car parks.

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Car parks close to the Show include:

Location   Spaces   Walk   Pay & Display/
Pay On Foot
West Quay Podium
and Multi-storey
  4,000   5 mins   Details coming soon  

prices coming soon

P&D = Pay & Display    POF = Pay on Foot (Exit).

Car parking also exists at Hythe, where you can buy your ticket and ferry passage to the Show.  Please note that there will only be access at the Show Entrance; they will not be any access through the gate next to the ferry terminal.

For details of parking discounts available in the proximity of the Show please visit Southampton City Council website

Exhibitor's area