The Festival site address is Dairy Meadows, Brecon Road, Hay on Wye, HR3 5PJ.
Festival Bus Link Hereford to Hay
Our special festival bus service linking Hay-on-Wye and the festival site with trains and coaches at Hereford's train and bus stations operates for the duration of the Festival.
You can buy your bus ticket from the bus driver at Hereford station on
arrival – just ask for a 'Hay Festival bus ticket'. If you're travelling to
Hereford by train and buy your ticket from a staffed station, you may be
able to purchase the train and bus ticket at the same time.
Festival Bus Link buses are fully DDA compliant, with 'low floor' and space for
Timetable The bus service provider has to match bus times with any changes to the schedule of train times for 2014. As soon as the correct bus times for 2014 have been decided, we will post the 2014 timetable here.
This bus runs along the A438 between Kings Acre, Wyevale Nursery and Hay-on-Wye, serving the following main recognised stops: Swainshill, Stretton Sugwas Turn; Swainshill, Post Office; Kenchester Turn; Bridge Sollers, Crossroads; Byford, Old School; Portway Hotel; Staunton-on-Wye, Crossroads; Letton, The Swan; Letton, Kinnersley Turn; Willersley, Old Crow Farm; Winforton, Sun Inn; Whitney-on-Wye, Church; Rhydspence Border; Clyro, Square.
The bus will also stop in the villages en route where it is safe to do so (not on a bend or a brow of a hill).
Scheduled Bus Service: Hereford and Brecon to Hay Return
There is also a scheduled bus service from Hereford and Brecon to Hay-on-Wye operating seven days a week. Service 39 operates on weekdays and Saturdays, while Service 39A runs on Sundays and Bank Holidays.
The nearest bus stop to the Festival site is 200 metres away, outside the Fire Station.
Download and print the Service 39 timetable
Download and print the Service 39A timetable