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Get to Fairport Convention

Fairport Convention Festival - get there by bus!

Get to Fairport Convention Festival between 12 - 14 August 2021 by bus. Stagecoach in Oxfordshire will be operating a bus service linking Banbury bus and  rail stations with the festival in  Cropedy.


The line-up at Fairport Convention

You’ll find a great line up of musical acts at this year’s festival. Here’s a selection of what to expect:

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  • Fairport Convention and friends
  • Steve Hackett - Generis Revisited
  • Turin Brakes
  • Matthews Southern Comfort
  • Richard Thompson
  • The Trevor Horn band
Buy your tickets for Fairport’s Cropedy Convention 


How to get there by bus

We’re running regular buses over this three day festival between:

  • Banbury rail station – forecourt
  • Bus station – bay 8 
  • Brasenose Arms  (for Fairport Convention)

Between Thursday and Saturday, buses run up to every hour until 18:15 from Banbury rail station. The last bus back from the Fairport Convention will leave Brasenose Arms at 00:30. 

We also have buses running on Sunday morning in case you’re staying overnight and need to get back home, these run hourly from 08:30 until 11:30.

View the full timetable here