Exeter Festival sponsors, Stagecoach SW announce exclusive travel deals to the event

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Posted Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 3:02pm

Stagecoach South West, the transport partner of this year’s Exeter Festival, is offering festival goers a range of convenient and affordable travel options to get to and from the event.

The Exeter Festival, taking place between 5th and 7th July, offers a range of family-friendly activities and musical performances. The majority of events will take place at Northernhay Gardens with other activities found at various locations across the city centre. Highlights include outdoor film screenings, of The Greatest Showman, Bohemian Rhapsody and Mary Poppins Returns, as well as live music from Joey the Lips and The Hoosiers.

Locals can take advantage of unlimited daily travel on Stagecoach’s extensive inner city bus network, across Exeter, with an Exeter Dayrider ticket for just £4.20. Travelling in a group, no problem the Exeter Dayrider group ticket allows 5 people unlimited travel for £8.40! Alternatively, the Exeter Dayrider 1+2 allows an adult and 2 children to travel all day for only £6.30.

For people travelling from outside the city, Stagecoach South West will be offering a ‘5 for a fiver’ ticket, exclusive to their Exeter Park and Ride service. Allowing any group of five people to travel on the Park and Ride for just £5, only available on the mobile app. Thefive for a fiver ticketswill beavailable between 6thand 7thJuly, across all three Park and Ride sites.

Those travelling from further afield can ‘Fly on the Falcon’, the 24/7 cross regional service, from Bristol and Plymouth to Exeter.

Bob Dennison, Managing Director of Stagecoach South West, said: “We are delighted to be sponsoring Exeter Festival. The event is a great opportunity for people of all ages to come together, to have fun and to celebrate our community. We hope that those visiting locally, or travelling from afar, will take advantage of our services into Exeter city centre to visit the event and we wish everyone a very enjoyable day.”

In support of the event, Stagecoach South West is offering one lucky person a chance to win a 13 week megarider ticket worth £178.80, providing unlimited bus travel in and around Exeter. To enter the competition, and be in with a chance of winning, simply follow the link and answer a festival-related question, please visit: https://www.stagecoachbus.com/promos-and-offers/south-west/exeter-festival

For more information on the Exeter Festival, please visit: https://www.visitexeter.com/whats-on/festivals/exeter-festival

For more information on Stagecoach buses and to plan your journey, visithttps://www.stagecoachbus.com