Whitstable Oyster Festival

Park & Ride

We will be running our Park and Ride scheme again this year on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd July

Park and Ride from £7.50 adv can be purchased via the links below

Park and Ride // Saturday 22nd July

Park and Ride // Sunday 23rd July

Tickets can be purchased at www.whitstableoysterfestival.co.uk in advance of the event offering a 25% reduced rate of £7.50, alternatively they can be purchased on the day via gate staff for £10 - subject to availability

Please note gate sales are cash only

8am – 9pm on both days

One car up to 11 passengers

 

Address: Church Street Playing Fields, Whitstable. CT5 1PF

Available to all private cars and passenger vehicles of up to 11 seats.

 

Important – Do not travel through the town to utilise the Park and Ride. Instead use directions below and follow directional signage for Oyster Festival Park and Ride.  Travelling through the town will cause significant delays and public parking within the town is oversubscribed during the opening weekend.

 

Passenger Drop Off – Temporary Bus Stop on St. Annes Road located between Tankerton Circus roundabout and Marine Parade.

Passenger Collections – Temporary Bus Stop on St. Annes Road located between Tankerton Circus roundabout and Marine Parade.

Buses to Tankerton Slopes will run on the hour and quarter hours and the return service will leave at 5 minute past the hour and every 15 minutes after.

 

DIRECTIONS

Approaching from the West M2 / A299

Take the slip road off the A299 direction Whitstable, A2990.

Continue straight through, across the first and second roundabout keeping on the A2990, Thanet Way. At the Tesco’s roundabout continue straight on along Thanet Way, A2990. Then after approximately 800 metres turn left into Church Street. The entrance to the car park is almost immediately on the left – follow directional signage.

Approaching from the East A299 (and Canterbury)

Exit the A299 signposted Whitstable. Take the 4th exit off the slip road roundabout towards Whitstable and continue to the next roundabout. Take the 3rd exit at this roundabout turning right onto the A2990, Thanet Way. At the Tesco’s roundabout continue straight on along Thanet Way, A2990. Then after approximately 800 metres turn left into Church Street. The entrance to the car park is almost immediately on the left – follow directional signage.