Location & Travel

Feanedock, the location of Timber Festival
Hundreds of new and ancient woodlands in the National Forest are enjoyed and explored by locals and visitors alike

Timber takes place at Feanedock, a 70 acre woodland site on the Leicestershire/Derbyshire border and part of the forest in the making at the heart of the National Forest, near Ashby de la Zouch.

Festival address for all ticket holders is: Rawdon Road, Moira, Swadlincote, DE12 6DQ.

How to get here

With sustainability at the heart of Timber, we ask you all to consider the environment and the effect your travel has on it.

By foot

Feanedock is located just off Rawdon Road (B586) to the north of Moira. Follow signs for the festival entrance.

By bike

There will be secure bike storage provided.

By rail / bus

The nearest train station is Burton upon Trent. For train times and fares contact National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950. Arriva is operating a bus service between Burton railway station and the Timber festival site at Rawdon Road, Moira on 6/7/8/9 July 2018 – see the timetable here: Timber Rail Shuttle. You can purchase your return bus tickets in advance until Thursday 5th July at 6pm.

For other bus journeys, head here to plan your journey using Blackfordby Main Street bus stop as your end destination. The bus is the number 29. From Blackfordby Main Street you would need to then take a taxi to the festival site (approx. 5 min drive).

By car

Please try to keep the number of vehicles you bring to Timber to a minimum and help reduce the impact of the festival on the environment and local communities.

The festival is easily accessible from the M1, M42/A42, A50, A511 and the A38. Route planning information can be found at The AARACGoogle Maps and Streetmap. Once you arrive at the festival, please follow signs and our stewards will direct you to a car parking space.

Please note: if you are coming by car, you’ll need to buy a car park pass along with your festival tickets.

If you require a disabled parking place, please let us know in advance.


Programmes and parking tickets are now no longer available to purchase online. However our printed programmes will still be available from our merchandise stand on site. Parking passes will be available as you pull in to the carparks at Feanedock. Have £5 change ready – all proceeds will go towards the National Forest’s continued forest creation and development.

Car share

We have teamed up with GoCarShare to encourage as many of you as possible to share car journeys by offering lifts. Head here to rent or request seats.