Visitor Info

Planning your trip to the Royal Albert Hall? (08 October 2016)

Tickets will be released by the RAH in late May 2016. More details will become available soon.

Contact details for booking Royal Albert Hall tickets:
Tel: + 44 (0) 845 401 5034
Book online at:


Planning your trip to The Centaur? (17-18 September 2016)



Audience tickets can only be bought from the Centaur Box Office, on the day of the contest. 



Please follow the recommended routes signed by the AA. There are extensive car parks, which are free to use. If you are travelling by car, check your best route with our or view Cheltenham Reacecourse's AA Road Planner racecourse maps.

For GPS users, the postcode for Cheltenham Racecourse is GL50 4SH.

CrossCountry runs regular trains to and from Cheltenham Spa to the South West, Wales, Manchester, the Midlands and the North East. Plan your journey now at

From Cheltenham Stagecoach service D runs every ten minutes during the day and between ten minutes and every hour Monday to Saturday evenings. The service runs hourly on Sundays.

Service 527 also provides a regular service from Cheltenham Centre to Bishops Cleeve and Gotherington via the Racecourse Roundabout. For local Stagecoach information please call 0870 6082608.

There are 52 secure bicycle parks next to The Centaur and Best Mate enclosure entrances. Cycle paths are currently being created to facilitate safer and easier access for cyclists.

Travel Information Boards are provided at the three main entrances offering up-to-date bus and train timetables, cycle routes and car sharing and walking options.


For all enquiries relating to the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain, please contact the Kapitol Promotions office using the details below:

02920 710888 (office hours: 09.30-16.00 weekdays)
07786 371603