Museum of the Moon by Luke Jerram Ltd © Luke Jerram
VR Playground by The Thrill Laboratory © Jo Longhurst
Bingo Lingo b Wild N Beets © Wild N Beets
Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge by DeRoovers (BE) © Stef Stessel
Massager by CCOT
Da Native by /Far From The Norm © Camilla Greenwell
SEED by Pif Paf Theatre © Pif Paf
FierS à Cheval by Compagnie des Quidams © Marc Van Canneyt
Metamorphosis by People in Backpack

Travel and Accommodation


GDIF is attended by outdoor arts professionals from across the UK and beyond. With this in mind, we strongly recommend that all travel and accommodation is booked well in advance of the showcase weekend.





Cutty Sark DLR Station is closest to the main festival site. Greenwich Overground Station, Greenwich and Maze Hill DLR Station and Greenwich Pier are walking distance as well (ca. 10 minutes). Greenwich is very close to Central London and is well served by public transport. It can be accessed by:

Please note that the overground from London Bridge is currently not running to Greenwich, we strongly advise you to double check your route before heading to the site.


By Rail
Greenwich is well connected to London’s main railway stations via the Underground and DLR. For details of times and connections visit the National Rail website.

Taking the Eurostar

You can cross the Channel from France and Belgium either as a passenger or with your car using the Channel Tunnel. The nearest passenger Eurostar stations are London St Pancras and Ebbsfleet International. Find out how to get to St Pancras or Ebbsfleet International: use the Transport for London journey planner.
By Air
London has five major airports: London City, London Gatwick, London Heathrow, London Luton and London Stansted.
Those who are flying to Heathrow Airport can use the Heathrow Express to Paddington Station, then the underground (Bakerloo to Oxford Circus and Jubilee Line to Bank) and the DLR.
If you are arriving at Gatwick can use the Southern Railway Train to New Cross Gate Station and change to the Bus 177 to Greenwich Town Cutty Sark.
For those arriving at London City Airport, the airport can be reached using the Silverlink Metro/Jubilee Line, the DLR from Woolwich Arsenal, via the Blackwall Tunnel and the Woolwich free ferry. Gatwick, Heathrow, Luton and Stansted airports are also within easy reach of Greenwich using rail or road networks. You can get to these airports via central London by Overground rail or Underground from Victoria, Paddington and Liverpool Street train stations. Gatwick and Stansted also have coach services from Victoria.
By Ferry
Calais ferry port in France is served by a number of routes with crossings to Dover & Folkestone available.
Sailing durations range from 35 minutes on the Folkestone service to 1 hour 30 minutes on the Dover service.
To find out more visit the website. The Southeastern Railway runs regularly from Dover to St Pancras International, in London.
By Road
Visit Google Maps to find out how to get to Greenwich from where you are.
Local Taxis Greenwich
These are licensed taxi companies in Greenwich, as listed on the Transport for London website.
Data Cars, +44 (0)20 8850 0000 (wheelchair accessible taxis available)
Abbey Cars, +44 (0)20 8311 2233
Kidbrooke Cars, +44 (0)203 740 1731 
Amber Car Services Ltd, +44 (0)20 8316 1000 (wheelchair accessible taxis available)

New Cross Gate Station



Travelodge Greenwich High Road (closer to Cutty Sark than Travelodge Greenwich)
Greenwich High Road, Greenwich
London SE10 8JA
Tel: Tel: +44 (0)871 559 1870
London Greenwich High Road on

Travelodge London Greenwich Hotel
Blackheath Road, Greenwich
London SE10 8DA
Tel: +44 (0)871 984 6508
London Greenwich on

Premier Inn Greenwich (closer to Cutty Sark than Premier Inn Lewisham)
43-81 Greenwich High Road, Greenwich,
London SE10 8JL
Tel: +44 (0)871 527 9208
London Greenwich on

Premier Inn Lewisham
1-13 Kings Hall Mews
London SE13 5AF
Tel: +44 (0)871 527 9480
London Lewisham on

Novotel Greenwich
173-185 Greenwich High Road
London SE10 8JA
Tel: +44(0)20/83126800
London Greenwich on

The Mitre Hotel Greenwich
291 Greenwich High Rd, Greenwich
London SE10 8NA
Tel: +44(0)20 8293 0037

Devonport House
King William Walk, Greenwich
London SE10 9JW
Tel: +44(0)20 8269 5400
Devonport House on

Britannia Hotel – Canary Wharf
Marsh Wall, Docklands, Greenwich,
London E14 9SJ
Tel: +44(0)20 7712 0100

Ibis Hotel Greenwich
30 Stockwell Street
London SE10 9JN
Tel: +44(0)208/3051177
London Greenwich on

Hotel Mercure London Greenwich
Catherine Grove
London SE10 8FR
Tel: +44 (0)20 8469 4440
London Greenwich on