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Our Address

The Royal Bath & West of England Society,
The Showground,
Shepton Mallet,
Somerset BA4 6QN

The showground is easily accessible from the M5 and is situated along the A371 Castle Cary – Shepton Mallet road. We are approximately 25 miles from Bristol and 20 miles from Bath. Please go to the individual sections for further information on bus, rail or taxi travel.

Directions by Car

Car parking is FREE.

We are situated on the A371 between Shepton Mallet and Castle Cary.

Coming from the Bristol area
Turn off at M32 and take the A37.

Coming from Devon or Cornwall
Turn off at junction 23 off M5

Coming from the East
Take the M3, A303, A371.

Train Information

Our nearest stations are at Bristol, Castle Cary or Temple Combe.

For more information on booking trains please contact either:

National Rail
Enquiries 08547 484950
Phone Bookings 08457 000125

First Great Western

Bus Information

For further information on bus schedules and costs please contact:

First on 08456 064446 or the Travel Line on 08706 082608 for times and details of services.

Coaches from Castle Cary, Shepton Mallet and Yeovil – contact South West Coaches 01963 33124

Taxi Information

Taxis may be ordered from any of the following taxi companies

  • Castle Cary Taxi’s: 01963 351333
  • No.7 Taxi’s: 01963 351015
  • Wright Cars: 01749 345151
  • Frome Taxi’s: 01373 452211
  • ABC Taxi’s: 01373 452444
  • Chinnock TaxisĀ  01749 831529, mobile 07703068878