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Festival Dates & Gate Times

Wilderness Festival Season Ten will take place on Thursday 30th July to Sunday 2nd August 2020.

Gate times will be available nearer to the festival.

Map of Festival Gates and Box Offices

Our Season Ten Entrance Map will be available nearer to the festival, but you can check out our Season Nine Entrance Map.

Our Address

Sat Nav - Please use postcode OX7 3DG

Important: As you approach the estate, you’ll see yellow AA road signs. Follow them, not your satnav. They will guide you into the festival, so keep your eyes peeled. Arrival information packs will be emailed out approximately 2 weeks before the festival.

Our Season Ten Entrance Map will be available nearer to the festival, but you can check out our Season Nine Entrance Map.

Where to Go?

Please make sure you go to the appropriate gate / box office for your campsite.

RED GATE – General, Quiet, Live-In Vehicle, Boutique and Meadow Camping and Car Parks.

BLUE GATE – Family Camping Car Parks.

Meadow and Boutique Camping, once you have entered through Red Gate continue down to Boutique and Meadow Campsites and Car Park and here you will find Boutique and Meadow Receptions.

Local Tickets can be exchanged at Red, Blue or Green Box Office.

Our Season Ten Entrance Map will be available nearer to the festival, but you can check out our Season Nine Entrance Map.

By Train & Shuttle Buses

Train
Arriving by train is an easy and environmentally friendly choice, so please consider it.
Charlbury Station is the local station, and regular trains are available from London Paddington.
If you choose to walk from the station, it is approximately 1.5 miles, taking roughly 20 minutes, but please be aware that the roads are winding.

Shuttle Bus
There will be shuttle buses running to and from the station.

More information will be available nearer the festival.

Our Season Ten Entrance Map will be available nearer to the festival, but you can check out our Season Nine Entrance Map.

By Coach

More information on this will be available later in the year.

By Bike

If you are coming to Wilderness by bike, hurrah! You're doing amazing work to help reduce the festival's carbon footprint.

Red Fox Cycling are back to offer a ride to Wilderness scheme. Get involved and find full information over on the Red Fox website.

By Car & Car Sharing

Car Sharing
If you are driving, please add your spare seats to Go Car Share to help keep your environmental impact down. It also helps share the cost of petrol and helps others looking for a lift… 
Please see our 2019 Environmental Policy
 detailing the measures we took this year as a festival, alongside what you can do as part of our audience help reduce the environmental impact of our festival in future years.

Arrival by Car

For General, Meadow, Boutique, Quiet and Live-In Vehicle Camping use postcode OX7 3DG. 

If you're staying in Family Camping use postcode OX7 3HL.

IMPORTANT: As you approach the estate, you’ll see yellow AA road signs. Follow them, not your satnav, They will guide you into the festival, so keep your eyes peeled!

Car Park Pass
Make sure you purchase the correct car park pass for your chosen campsite.
Blue - Family Camping. Red - General and Quiet Camping. Meadow - Meadow Camping

You can purchase in advance or buy on the gate, cash only.

By Live-In Vehicle

If you have booked Live-In Vehicle Camping Tickets and a Live-In Vehicle Pass then head for Red Gate.

If your live-in vehicle is to be delivered to site by someone else, please note:
Vehicle must have it’s valid Live-In Vehicle Pass(es) - depending on size (1 per 6x7m pitch) - displayed before it arrives.
Vehicles cannot be dropped off before campsites open at noon Thursday 1st August.

Vehicles will be directed to a pitch as they arrive, so if you would like to stay next to someone else, it is best to arrive together.

PLEASE NOTE: If you have not booked a Live In Vehicle Pass (1 per 6x7m pitch), you will not be allowed to enter the Live In Vehicle Campsite, and you are not allowed to sleep in your vehicle in the car parks.

If you’ve booked a Live-In Vehicle Pass you must complete our Live-in Vehicle Campsite Registration Form before arrival.

Full Live-In Vehicle T's&C's can be found here.

Local Taxis

Wilderness works with a number of local taxi companies to ensure that prices are regulated:

Blenheim Taxis: 07773000444
Pete's Taxi: 07854179673
Excelsior Taxis: 01608643721
Woody's Taxi: 07863205726
Charlbury Taxis: 07855806102
OPh Taxis: 07717753290
Livey's Taxis: 07979507535
H&R Taxis: 01993840084
Town House Travel: 07766743081
Hasan Taxi: 07903740131
Abacus Taxis: 01993709188
LT Services Luxury cars and People Carriers: 07503888101 / 07805614985

If any one of these firms have a car already parked at the station (4 seater car/4 paying passengers) then price should be £10 to Yellow/Blue Gate or £20 to Red Gate.

Prices for minibuses will vary and prices to any other destination is to be agreed between the parties themselves.

Unfortunately, the local Charlbury taxi services do not have disabled access but can store a folded up wheelchair in the back of their vehicles.

Our Season Ten Entrance Map will be available nearer to the festival, but you can check out our Season Nine Entrance Map.

By Foot

You can arrive by foot at any of our gates.

Customer information arrival packs will be available nearer to the festival.

Our Season Ten Entrance Map will be available nearer to the festival, but you can check out our Season Nine Entrance Map.

Trollies From Car Park to Campsite

Information on trollies will be available later in the year.

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