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How to get here and parking

All you need to know about Chorley Flower Show

Plan your visit to Chorley Flower Show 2023

Astley Park, Chorley, Lancashire


Friday 28, Saturday 29
& Sunday 30 July 2023

*The show will open at 9am on the Sunday for ‘quiet hour’ for people who have reduced mobility/prefer a quieter environment. There will also be an area for visitors to take a break from the show at the Chorley Dementia Action stall.

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Parking will be available at the following locations


Park and Ride

There will be buses offering a free park and ride service to Chorley Flower Show on all 3 days of the show.


Botany Bay (Canal Mill, Chorley PR6 9AF)

Buses will run approximately every 20 minutes.

Park and ride will run for the duration of the daytime show. This is not available for the entertainment nights on Friday and Saturday evening.


All park and ride buses are fully accessible and will drop and pick up from Chancery Road, which is a two-minute walk to the showground.

The Park & Ride service is brought to you by:

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We are situated just minutes from the M6 , M61 and M65 motorways.

For details of where to park see below.


The 119 service links Chorley and Preston and calls at Chancery Road, in Astley Village, which is the Hallgate entrance to the show. It also picks up and drops off close to the Woodlands car park.


It is around a 15 – 20 mins walk from Chorley Train Station (town centre) to the showground at Astley Park and a 20-25-minute walk from Euxton Balshaw Lane station to the showground, which is on the Preston-Liverpool line.


Free car parking for the Chorley Flower Show:

Ackhurst Lodge Car Park, Southport Road

There will be parking spaces at this venue during the show. You can access the show by foot at the Ackhurst Lodge entrance to the park.

Woodlands Conference Centre, Southport Road

There will be parking spaces at this venue during the show. You can access the show by foot at the Ackhurst Lodge entrance to the park.

Town centre

There are several car parks in the town centre allowing you to access the show by foot from the Park Road entrance to the park. You can find more information about town centre parking here and also a handy map below.

More information on more available car parks and park and ride will be available soon.

Hallgate Car Park – Blue Badge Parking only
The Hallgate car park will be closed to the general public for blue badge parking only for the show.

If this gets full we will have a drop-off point on Hallgate car park but the car will need to be parked on one of the other car parks. The drop-off point can be used by other people wanting to drop off at the show. Please do not park on residential roads in Astley Village.