Travelling to and staying in Stockton

Travel and Accommodation information for the XTRAX / SIRF Showcase
  • Dates: 1 - 4 August

Travelling to Stockton from within the UK:

  • By train: Direct trains to the neighbouring Thornaby can be caught from Manchester Piccadilly, Leeds, Newcastle and York. Train routes with one change are also available from London, Sheffield, Liverpool and most UK cities – for the latest information please check with Train Line or National Rail Enquiries.

Travelling to Stockton from overseas:

  • By air: the nearest airports to Stockton are Durham Airport and Newcastle Airport (1.5 hours by train to Stockton); Sheffield Doncaster Airport (2 hours by train to Stockton) and Manchester Airport (3 hours by train to Stockton)
  • By ferry: you can travel from Rotterdam – Hull by ferry and get a 2.5 hours train from Hull
  • By train: Stockton is 3 hours from London by train

Staying in Stockton:

There are a number of budget hotels in Stockton including Premier Inn Teesside and Premier Inn Preston Farm, and the recently opened Hampton by Hilton, very close to the festival site. There are also a number of Apartment Hotels and AirBnB options.

Please note that these are suggestions and not endorsements or recommendations.

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