Getting to Nottingham

The historical public area will be at the centre of the action for the 2019 Accenture World Triathlon Mixed Relay Series

The elite course will be based in front of the War Memorial on Victoria Embankment, and will take in stunning views of the River Trent, Trent Bridge, Suspension Bridge and views up towards the city.

You can learn more about the history of Victoria Embankment from this article by the Nottingham Post.

Getting to Victoria Embankment

Victoria Embankment is located only 1 mile from Nottingham City Centre, and next to The Meadows and West Bridgford.

FREE bike parking

Why not travel to the event by bike? We have a FREE secure bike park at the event! No need to book, just roll up and park your bike, all you need to do is bring a bike lock with you.

Travelling by bus

Trent Bridge is the closest bus stop, approximately 400m from the main venue. Bus stops here are served by regular services from the city and the surrounding towns and villages including Radcliffe on Trent, Bingham and Loughborough.

Nottingham City Transport -

Trent Barton Buses -

Travelling by Tram and Park & Ride

Nottingham is serviced by an excellent Tram system, with a stop located 800m from the main event site. The tram network is connected to 7 Park & Ride sites with 7000 free parking spaces on the outskirts of the city, with direct connections to the venue.

The closest stop is Meadows Embankment

  • Clifton South - Accessed from J24 of the M1 - Direct Tram
  • Toton Lane - Accessed from J25 of the M1 - Change at Nottingham Train station
  • Phoenix Park - Accessed from J26 of the M1 - Direct Tram

Full details of the other park and ride sites and a timetable can be found at

Travelling by car

All day car parking is available at the venue for £5 when purchased in advance through either the Active (during event entry) or Gigantic ticketing systems.

Venue car parking is available on the day for £8, payable by credit card or cash.

Signage will guide you to the car park, disabled parking is also signposted.

Traffic in the area is likely to be very busy, so please allow extra travel time if travelling by car.

Disabled Parking

Limited blue badge parking will be available on site, follow the signs for the main car park and then pick up the signs for blue badge parking.

Taxi Rank drop-off and pick-up

A taxi rank located near to Brewhouse & Kitchen will be available for both drop-off and pick-up to the event. This will be served by Hackney Carriages (only).

Travelling by train or air

Nottingham Station is well connected to the rest of the country by train, with services from London, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, Cardiff and Norwich. Connections via Derby and Birmingham are also possible.

The closest airport to the event is East Midlands Airport.