Getting to Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta

Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th September 2022

Parking at Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta

We encourage pre-booking your car parking tickets to avoid disappointment as there will be limited parking.

You can pre-book your car parking with day or weekend car parking tickets.

Car parking tickets will be available on the day (subject to availability)

Park and Ride

York’s Askham Bar Park and Ride will be stopping at the Knavesmire where Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta is held.

They are also extending services. Sunday services will be extended until 10.30pm, whilst Friday, Saturday and Monday services will run until 11.30pm.


Adult return – £3.30
Child return – £1.70
Concession return – £1.20

For more information, please visit the York Park and Ride website.

How to get to Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta

Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta is held on the Knavesmire at York Racecourse. The postcode that takes you to Knavesmire Road is YO23 1EX.

Local buses will be operating throughout the Bank Holiday Weekend. We’re working with the local authority and bus companies to ensure there is enough transport.

Alternatively, you can walk to Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta. We’re approximately 1 mile from York train station.

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What People Have Said About Our Event

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Great event for all the family.
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Great event gets better every year.
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A brilliant weekend every year.


Online car parking ticket is £8.00. A weekend car parking is £18.00. On the door a car parking ticket is £10.00  Find out more on our Parking and Travel page.

Please check local public transport links.

When Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta 2022 is finalised, we will provide more information about getting to the event.