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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.

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.

Bus Service

We are delighted to be working with Bakers Coaches this year and will be running a Shuttle Bus Service connecting Wells and Shepton Mallet to the Show!

Booking for the service is essential as there is only limited availability. Book your seat here.

Thursday Friday Saturday
Wells Coach Park 9:30 The Royal Bath & West Show 18:15 17:15 17:15
Shepton Mallet Cenotaph 9:45 Shepton Mallet Cenotaph 18:30 17:30 17:30
The Royal Bath & West Show 10:00 Wells Coach Park 18:45 17:45 17:45

This service will run through Wells & Shepton Mallet.

Wells – On Princes Road opposite The Well Cinema.

Shepton Mallet Cenotaph – Near Tesco

Train Information

Our nearest stations are at Frome, Castle Cary or Templecombe.

For more information on booking trains please contact:

National Rail
Enquiries 08547 484950
Phone Bookings 08457 000125

Great Western Railway



Every 3 meter square of the world has been given a unique combination of three words. Download the What3Words App to find the exact locations of each of our entrance gates:

  • Main Gate (A371) – ///bowhead.irritated.button
  • Blue Gate (A371) – ///cabin.sprouting.again
  • Purple Gate (A371) – ///sprinkler.performed.requires
  • Green Gate (A37) – ///sheep.simulations.fixed

Find my Car

Can’t remember where you parked? Download the Find my Car App before you visit the Show. When you park your car, open the app and tap on the blue arrow icon to pin your current location. You can then use the app to help you find your car at the end of the day!