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Getting Here

Our Getting Here guide, provides information to help you with your show travel plans.

The Harrogate Spring Flower Show is held at:

The Great Yorkshire Showground
Railway Road
North Yorkshire

Show gates open at 9.30am and close at 5pm on each day of the Show.

Great Yorkshire Showground

Travel by Road:

Getting to Harrogate Flower Show by car


The Great Yorkshire Showground is easily accessible from all directions. 

Once nearing Harrogate, please follow yellow event signage.

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For information on cycling routes near the Showground and around the Harrogate area visit

Travel by Public Transport:


There are a number of bus services to and around Harrogate. 

The Harrogate Bus Company is the main operator of buses in Harrogate, running buses from Leeds, Ripon, Knaresborough, Wetherby & Pateley Bridge into Harrogate. 

They will also provide a regular FLOWER SHOW SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE between Harrogate Bus Station and the Showground throughout the Show.

From Leeds or Ripon -
 No. 36 every 10 minutes from Leeds to Harrogate or every 30 minutes from Ripon to Harrogate.

From Wetherby
No. 7 hourly from Bramham, Boston Spa & Wetherby into Harrogate. The Sainsburys bus stop, on Wetherby Road, is a short walk from the Showground.

From Pateley Bridge
No. 24 regular services to Harrogate through the day from Hampsthwaite, Summerbridge and Pateley Bridge.

From Knaresborough - 
No. 1 every 10 minutes from Knaresborough and Starbeck to Harrogate. 

Travelling within Harrogate
No. 2 from Bilton, No. 3 from Jennyfields and No. 6 from Pannal Ash operate frequent services to Harrogate Bus Station.

From Harrogate Bus Station
- connect onto the Flower Show Shuttle Bus, which will run regularly between the Bus Station and the Showground every day of the Spring Flower Show. Details of this service will be available nearer to the dates of the show.

Getting to the Harrogate Flower Show by bus


The following train stations on the Leeds to York trainline provide good access to the Showground:

  1. Hornbeam Park Station – 1.1 miles*
  2. Harrogate Station – 1.7 miles* - this station is a short walk to Harrogate Bus Station for the connecting Shuttle Bus Service, provided by the Harrogate Bus Company. Details of this service will be available nearer to the dates of the show.

For train information and timetables, click here.

*Approximate walking distance to the Showground