Getting to the Show

How to find us

Southampton Boat Show is held at Mayflower Park/Town Quay, Southampton SO15 1AG


Mayflower Park



You may find useful for planning your trip.  Follow the AA road signs to direct you to the Show. These are located on the motorways M3, M27, M271 and main arterial roads into Southampton.

Using Sat Nav?
The post code for the Show - SO15 1AG - will take you to the area of Southampton where you will find the Show entrance. There is no parking available at the Show entrance, please use one of the car parks listed below.

There are 4,000 parking spaces split between the multi-storey and the podium

West Quay Podium and Multi-storey are a 5 minutes walk from the Show entrance details of parking discounts available in the proximity of the Show please visit Southampton City Council website

The closest main line rail station to the Show is Southampton Central. Use the exit from the station on platform 4 to get to the Boat Show. It is only a short walk to the Show, or you can take the City Link bus to Town Quay. For further information on rail services visit

For visitors from the Isle of Wight or Hythe, both Red Funnel Ferries and the Hythe Ferry operate from Town Quay, Southampton which is a 5 minute walk from the Show. Visitors using either ferry company will also be able to buy their Show entry tickets at the same time. For more information visit or

The Show Entrance is only a five minute walk from Southampton’s main bus station. The closest bus stops to the Show are in the Bargate/High Street/Town Quay area. A  ‘City Link’ bus costing £1 runs between Southampton Central train station and Town Quay (near Bugle Street) every 15 minutes. For further information visit:  or