Directions to Cannock Chase Forest

1.5 miles west of the A51, Rugeley, Staffs. Postcode: WS15 2UQ

Travel info

Sufficient car parking for visitors is provided on site. Vehicles should not be left overnight in the car parks. Please consider the environment and car share where possible. Concert car park opens from 4pm.

The nearest train station is Rugeley Town (Birmingham to Rugeley line), 3 miles away.

Only pre-booked taxis will be allowed on site, we do not have a taxi rank of cars waiting for passengers. Make sure you’ve considered your return journey before arriving and book in advance.

Please use the designated pick up point to meet with your taxi or lift home. Do not arrange to meet them on the main road. This is dangerous due to high speed traffic at night and would have an adverse impact on our neighbours.

On Sunday 12 June, there will be road closures on Cannock Chase and surrounding areas for Staffordshire Ironman from 8am until 2pm so please bear this in mind if travelling earlier in the day.


Priority parking costing £20 per vehicle is available on grass, close to the arena entrance and will enable a quicker exit from the site. Priority parking is now fully booked.

Standard parking in the main concert car parks is free of charge. All car parks open at 4pm for Cannock Chase concerts.

Local accommodation

Camping is not permitted at the venue.

Sadly, we do not permit camping at Cannock Chase Forest although Chase Camping operate two campsites close to site.

This is approximately 1km from concert venue.  To secure a pitch book online with  Chase Camping,       

You can contact the nearest tourist information centre  enjoy staffordshire for information about local accommodation options