Venue - Plan your visit

Getting to the Venue

Thursday 28th April

10:00 - 16:00
(Last entry 15:30)

The Security Cleared EXPO will be held at Bristol Aerospace, the event will be held under the wings of the world famous Concorde - the last ever to fly!

The venue is located on Hayes Way, adjacent to the historic Filton Airfield, where every British Concorde made her maiden flight.

Transport options and directions to Bristol Aerospace can be found below.

You will need to provide PROOF OF COVID STATUS on arrival at the event - for the full details please CLICK HERE

Public Transport

Public Transport

The nearest major train station is Bristol Parkway, just 2.1 miles away and from there you will find bus or taxi services to take you to Bristol Aerospace

BUS

The nearest bus stops are Gipsy Patch Lane and High Leaze Road. Both are approximately half a mile from the venue and walking directions from the bus stops can be found below.

If travelling from Bristol Parkway, please take either:

  • the Y6 Lynx bus towards Southmead and alight at High Leaze Road. 
  • the 19 or 19A First bus towards Cribbs Causeway and alight at High Leaze Road.
     

If travelling from Bristol City Centre, please take either:

  • the 75 First Bus service towards Cribbs Causeway and alight at Gipsy Patch Lane.
  • the T2 First Bus service towards Thornbury and alight at Gipsy Patch Lane. 
     

Walking from Gipsy Patch Lane bus stop (north bound by the Royal Mail building):

  • Follow the footpath northbound towards the Travelodge
  • Continue along the footpath bearing left in the direction of The Mall, M5 South and Charlton Hayes
  • Pass the roundabout and continue along Hayes Way.  After approximately 400 metres Aerospace Bristol is on your left, just after Lidl.
     

Walking from High Leaze Road bus stop:

  • Walk a short distance back the way the bus just travelled, along Highwood Road, then turn right on to Charlton Blvd
  • Follow Charlton Blvd until you reach the Concorde roundabout. You should see a Travelodge on your left. Aerospace Bristol is in the opposite direction, to your right.
  • Cross the road and turn right. You should see a brown museum symbol road traffic sign at the correct roundabout exit.
  • Continue walking along Hayes Way - heading away from the Travelodge - and Aerospace Bristol is on your left, just after Lidl.
     

METROBUS

The nearest bus stop is Fir Tree Close which is about 1 mile from Aerospace Bristol.

Walking from Fir Tree Close (if travelling from the city centre):

  • Walk for 1/3 mile back the way the bus just travelled, along Highwood Road, then turn right on to Charlton Blvd
  • Follow Charlton Blvd until you reach the Concorde roundabout. You should see a Travelodge on your left. Aerospace Bristol is in the opposite direction, to your right.
  • Cross the road and turn right. You should see a brown museum symbol road traffic sign at the correct roundabout exit.
  • Continue walking along Hayes Way - heading away from the Travelodge - and Aerospace Bristol is on your left, just after Lidl.
     

Walking from Fir Tree Close (if travelling from Cribs Causeway):

  • Walk for 1/3 mile in the same direction that the bus is travelling along Highwood Road, and then turn right onto Charlton Blvd, and follow the same directions as above.
Travelling by car 

Travelling by car 

The venue has very limited parking and will be reserved for exhibitors so please use public transport

Parking is available at Bristol Parkway train station and please see the mini bus tab for full details of how to get the venue.

Limited disabled bays are available at the venue (badge will need to be displayed)

Parking

Parking

Parking is available at Bristol Parkway train station.

There are three courtesy mini buses travelling between the Venue and Bristol Parkway train station on the day of the event. 

The service is FREE to use and they will run on a continual loop between 09:00 and 17:30.

The buses can be picked up from outside Bristol Parkway train station and at the Main Entrance Car Park of Bristol Aerospace for return journeys.

There will be a Security Cleared EXPO pick up point sign