There are a number of car parks in central Wolverhampton. These include:
- Civic Centre car park
- Broad Street car park
There is also park and ride available.
Wolverhampton and Birmingham are well connected by coaches. If you do travel to Birmingham, you can get a bus from Birmingham to Wolverhampton. See the Travel West Midlands website for bus timetables. You can also get the Metro between Birmingham and Wolverhampton.
Visit the National Express website for coach plans.
LUGRadio Live 2008 is a five minute walk from Wolverhampton train station.
Wolverhampton itself is well-connected by train. See Qjump or a similar train service to get tickets and times. See Seat61 for general train/ferry travel advice to/from other European countries. MoneySavingExpert has tips on finding cheap tickets from the UK.
Alternatively, a tram service leaves from Birmingham Snow Hill train station and takes you to within walking distance of both the Wolverhampton Bus station and the event.
Air travel is increasingly expensive to use (thanks to increasing Air Passenger Duty and cheap airlines buying each other), but if you are based in Europe, getting to the UK can be very cheap indeed.
The nearest airport to Wolverhampton is Birmingham International (BHX), which also has a railway station with a direct train from the airport to Wolverhampton. This train journey costs around £4 and takes about 20 minutes.
When flying to LUGRadio Live it may be much cheaper to fly to a London airport and take bus/train to get to Wolverhampton. The price difference can be as much as 2-4 lower priced airplane ticket. For instance Barcelona to Birmingham is around &250 roundtrip while a Barcelona to London trip might be found at around £100 roundtrip.
The London airport which gives you the shortest route is London Luton, which gives you a combined bus/train time of about 2,5 hours to get to Wolverhampton. If you choose this option, get the bus to Milton Keynes Central from Luton Airport and from Milton Keynes Virgin have trains going to Wolverhampton. The total bus/train price should be around £13 each way.
Thanks to Christian Schaller for tips about air travel.
For people arriving in Wolverhampton on Friday, 18th July, there will be the regular get together at the Hogshead, 186 Stafford Street from about 7:30 pm. A light buffet will be provided.
The Official Lug Radio Uk Hotel is once again The Quality Inn.
Prices: Single Room - 32.50 Twin/Double, Single Occupancy - 42.50 Twin/Double - 65.00 Including Breakfast
Contact: (01902) 429216 Fax: (01902) 710419 Website
Quote: Lug18077 to get the discounted price
Approx 1.5 miles
Broad Gauge Way, Wolverhampton WV10 0BA Tel: (0870) 850 6376 Fax: 01902 870298 Wolverhamptoncitycentrebluebricks.firstname.lastname@example.org Website Part of the Premier Inn chain
Approx 0.8 miles
- Part of the Best Western chain
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Dunstall Park, Wolverhampton WV6 0PE Tel: 0870 220 0102 Fax: 0870 220 0105 Website - This is at the racecourse, Very expensive if racing is on.
Approx 1.6 miles
261 Tettenhall Road, Wolverhampton WV6 0DE Tel: (01902) 753362 Mobile: 07891 558624
Approx 1.6 miles
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I have been into Barons Court today and have had a word with the manager, The prices are as follows Single room £35 per night and Double or Twin room £50 per night all prices include Breakfast If Bfast is not needed deduct £5 (single) or £10 (double/twin) Phone number for bookings is above, also mention Mel or Steph when booking so that the manager knows where the bookings are coming from. for reviews on the hotel click here
Approx 2.5 miles
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