Get there in style… Milton Keynes is only 20 minutes by helicopter from London and being modern has not one but three helipads!
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The nearest airport is London Luton 20 miles away:
www.london-luton.co.uk / Tel 01582 405100
LONDON LUTON HAS DAILY FLIGHTS FROM VARIOUS EUROPEAN AIRPORTS. YOU CAN SEE A FULL LIST HERE
ALTERNATIVELY, OTHER LONDON & BIRMINGHAM AIRPORTS OPERATE A WIDER SERVICE:
MilleNnium Coaches will be running return services to Milton Keynes Bowl
from over 40 locations across the UK.
Big Green Coach will be running coaches from the following locations - BIRKENHEAD, BIRMINGHAM, BOURNEMOUTH, BRIGHTON, BRISTOL, CAMBRIDGE, CHESTER, COVENTRY, CRAWLEY, LEEDS, LEICESTER, LIVERPOOL, LONDON, MANCHESTER, MIDDLESBROUGH, NEWCASTLE, NORWICH, NOTTINGHAM, OXFORD, SHEFFIELD, SOUTHAMPTON, STOCKPORT, SUNDERLAND & SWINDON.
Take the A5 from North and West – A5, V6, H8. A421 from West – V1, H9.
All routes to The National Bowl are signposted by the RAC.
For the latest news and up to date information visit the official National Bowl website at www.thenationalbowl.net
NB: In Milton Keynes a road letter scheme is in use: secondary B roads are labelled V or H, denoting the fact that they run horizontally or vertically across the country.
The venue is situated on "V4 Watling Street" on the west side of Milton Keynes and is signposted from the outskirts and at major junctions within a 10 mile radius.
If travelling from the north exit junction 15 of M1 then A508, or, approach A5 southbound; from the east approach via A422; from the South, exit M1 junction 13, or, approach A5 northbound and from the west via A421.
CAR PARKING There are a number of designated National Bowl Car Parks nearby. Follow the signs from the city outskirts for the Bowl and you will be directed accordingly by stewards as you approach the vicinity of the venue. There is a £7.00 charge per car and vehicles are parked at owner's risk. In addition, patrons can use parking areas laid out on the Southern side of the city centre (various charges apply) and take the pedestrian cycleway system 'Leisure Route 51′, a 25-30 minute (just over 1 mile) signposted walk to the Bowl from adjacent Milton Keynes Central Railway station. Please use car parks provided as illegally parked cars will be towed awaY.
FOR CONCERTS AT THE VENUE IN EXCESS OF 50% OF PEOPLE ARRIVE BY CAR. TO AVOID ANY DELAYS ON ENTRY PLEASE PLAN YOUR JOURNEY IN ADVANCE AND ARRIVE AS EARLY AS YOU CAN. AT THE END OF EACH CONCERT IT WILL TAKE TIME TO EXIT ALL CARS, SO PLEASE BE PATIENT.
MOTORBIKE PARKING A Motorcycle parking area is available in each of the official National Bowl car parks. Parking for bikes is free. The car parks are stewarded, however all machines are parked at the owners risk and there are no facilities for storing gear.
OTHER PARKING At the weekend you can park in the city centre of Milton Keynes but bear in mind this is all now Pay and Display varying from 25p to £1 per hour depending on where you park. Some spaces in the business area are free but these will fill up very quickly. You can then walk to the Bowl from here.
Nearest rail station Milton Keynes Central
From Milton Keynes central railway station exit right and walk for 50 metres and then turn right on to a footbridge over the railway line. This is pedestrian cycleway redway system "Leisure Route 51" and a 25-30 minute (just over one mile) signposted walk to the Bowl. Please bear in mind your return journey to the rail station may take longer due to the number of concertgoers exiting the venue at the same time. Patrons using rail transport are reminded that it is their responsibility to allow enough time to make the necessary rail connections when leaving the venue. Due to other events taking place on the same weekend it is also advisable to allow plenty of time for your outward journey.
For the most up-to-date train service information you should call:
the national timetable enquiries line 0845 748 4950
train operators Silverlink 0870 512 5240
Virgin 0845 722 2333
Please note: This listing has been compiled from local directories, whilst every care has been taken in its compilation, the promoters and management of Swedish House Mafia at Milton Keynes Bowl cannot be held responsible for any errors, omissions or subsequent alterations. Inclusion in this listing does not imply a recommendation and visitors choosing to stay at these locations do so at their own risk.