Getting There

We’re so excited for you to join us for the Big Church Day Out North! Here’s some handy info to help you find us:

First thing's first - the venue address is:

Capesthorne Hall, Siddington, East Cheshire, SK11 9JY

By Car

If you’re using a sat nav, the postcode you’ll need is SK11 9JY.

Once you have parked your car on site, you can begin to make your way on foot to the campsite or event entrance.


Looking for a cheaper, cleaner way to travel to the Big Church Day Out? Well done! Liftshare is the UK's biggest car share network. We are registered with them as an event, so check out our page, or download their iOS and Android apps to request or offer lifts to the Big Church Day Out.

By Train

The nearest stations to the Big Church Day Out North are Macclesfield and Wilmslow, both only 5 miles away from Capesthorne Hall. There will be shuttle bus running to and from Macclesfield Station to the Big Church Day Out.

Wondering how long the train journey will be? Here is a short list telling you how long it’ll take you to travel to Macclesfield/Wilmslow from:

Birmingham International: 1 hour 30 minutes (No changes)

Bradford: 2 hours (2 changes)

Durham: 3 hours (2 changes)

Edinburgh: 4 hours (1 change)

Glasgow: 4.5 hours (1-2 changes)

Leeds: 1 hour 30 minutes (1 change)

Liverpool: 1 hour 20 minutes (1 change)

London Euston: 2 hours (No changes)

Manchester Airport to Macclesfield: 45 minutes (1-2 changes)

Manchester Airport to Wilmslow: 10 minutes (No changes)

Manchester Piccadilly: 20 minutes (No changes)

Newcastle: 3 hours (2 changes)

Sheffield to Wilmslow: 1-1.5 hours (1 change)

Sunderland: 4 hours (2-4 changes)

Aberystwyth to Macclesfield: 3-3.5 hours (1 change)

Bangor (Gwynedd) to Wilmslow: 2 hours (1 change)

Cardiff Central to Wilmslow: 3 hours (0 changes)

Newport (South Wales) to Wilmslow: 2.5-3 hours (0 changes

Swansea to Wilmslow: 4 hours (0 changes

If you’re after a larger variety of national rail connections then Crewe is only 15 miles away.

You can work out your route and purchase tickets here.

Shuttle Bus

There are two Big Shuttle Buses running to and from Capesthorne Hall and Macclesfield train station, with a nice driver and some cheery volunteers to keep you company. 

By Coach

We give FREE tickets to coach drivers, to say ‘thank you coach driver' and to give them the opportunity to get stuck in with the event. If your coach driver would like a free ticket please contact us at for more information.

By Plane

Coming to the Big Church Day Out is cheaper and faster than you might think! You will want to land in Manchester airport, which is only 10 miles from Capesthorne Hall.

For those of you travelling across the water from Ireland, there are direct flights to Manchester Airport from Cork, Shannon and Dublin. Click here for more Ireland travel information.

The car journey from Manchester airport to Capesthorne Hall lasts about 25 minutes without traffic, or you can hop on the shuttle bus to the Big Church Day Out.


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