So you’re outside London and want to come in for the march? Awesome!

Check out the list below for transport that’s being organised by coalition partners.
If you’re looking for information about getting to the Paris mobilisation on December 12, it’s at the bottom of this page.

If no transport is being arranged near you, is it something you could help organise?
If so, email us ([email protected]) with details and we’ll share them below. 
Here’s a handy guide to help you with organising coaches.

Important information for coach organisers here: Peoples_March_Instructions_for_Coach_Organisers [PDF]

NEW: If coach travel isn’t an option and rail is tricky, check out this ride-sharing website to link up with others wanting to travel from your area.

North Wales

Llangollen & District Friends of the Earth are organising a coach from North East Wales to London. Pick up points starting at 6.45am Johnstown Vauxhall Industrial estate, Ruabon car park, Llangollen Market street, Oswestry Mile End roundabout, Shrewsbury Dobbies garden centre. Returning around 9.30pm, tickets cost £25 (payment by cheque). If the coach is not filled by 20th November, no money will be taken from anyone. Find out more.

Plymouth & Exeter

Coach to London, leaving Plymouth (Home Park car park (Outlands Road)) at 6:30am and returning for10pm, leaving Exeter Services at 7:20am and returning at 9pm – £25 per person. Buy tickets on Eventbrite. Email [email protected] or call 01752 477117.

Barnstaple / North Devon

Coach leaving The Square Barnstaple (Bus stop outside Golden Lion Tap pub) @ 7.00am
back in Barnstaple before 12.00 midnight. £25.00.  £5.00 deposit. Pick up and drop off possible for some points along route. Contact: L’Anne Knight, [email protected] 01271 371 732 or Rosie Haworth-Booth [email protected] 01271 830 267. If coach fills we could provide discount for unwaged and children.

North Dorset

North Dorset Green Party will be running a coach to London, leaving Blandford at 08:00 and picking up in Shaftesbury at 08:30. Final pick up locations and times will be confirmed nearer the time. Standard tickets £14, student tickets £8 (plus Eventbrite booking fee). Buy tickets on Eventbrite.
Access fund – We do not wish to exclude people on grounds of their ability to pay. Please contact us if you would like to come but may be unable to pay the published price of the ticket.

Stroud

Tickets cost only £13. Leaving Stratford Park Leisure Centre Car Park, off Stratford Road, in Stroud (GL5 4AF) Sunday Morning at 8.30am prompt and leaving London at 4pm.

CONTACT JOHN MARJORAM ON [email protected] or 01453 750962 ASAP TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT AND JOIN US!

Portsmouth

Coach Departs:
09:30am – The Hard Interchange, PO1 3PA
09:40am – University of Portsmouth Students Union, Cambridge Road PO1 2EF
09:50am – Fratton Trades Club, Fratton Road PO1 5AB
10:00am – The Old Post Office, Cosham PO6 3RX
Coach Returns: expected departure from central London by 5/6pm for return journey to Portsmouth
Seats available for £10 (waged) and £5 (unwaged). Please contact Chris on mob.tel. 079 0188 2557 to book in advance.
With thanks to Portsmouth City UNISON Branch!

Marlborough, Wiltshire

The coach will leave Marlborough 9.30 am, and leave London for the return journey at 5 pm. Tickets £12 / £10 concessions. Phone Jo: 01672 513950 or email [email protected] to book a seat.

Mid Powys, South Shropshire and Herefordshire

Provisional pickup points: Knighton, Presteigne, Leominster, Hereford & Ledbury. Contact: [email protected]

Manchester

Coach leaves Chorlton St Bus Station (central Manchester, not Chorlton!) at 7am, picks up after the demo at around 5pm , should be back in Manchester by 10-10.30pm. Tickets £10-25, book on Eventbrite

Leeds

Coach leaves West Yorkshire Playhouse at 07.00 for London and will leave London at 17.00 back in Leeds by 22.00. Tickets £10 Book here

York

Coach organised by York Climate Coalition, tickets £15-25  – find out more information and book tickets on Eventbrite.

Sheffield & Chesterfield

Coach organised by the Sheffield Climate Alliance, leaving from near the Showroom Cinema at 7am, returning around 9pm. Now also picking up in Chesterfield at 7.15 am from James’ Cycles at the Whittington Moor roundabout on the A61 S41 9AP

Cost: £18 full price, £12 concessions for anyone on low income – tickets from Eventbrite. Please donate if you can. Thanks to UCU Sheffield University and Sheffield Trade Union Council for their support!

Kirklees

Planning is in place for joint train travel.

Birmingham

Coach departing Carr’s Lane, Birmingham, B4 7SX at 8:45am on the 29th.  Find out more and reserve places Contact: [email protected] 0121 238 2869 – COACH FULL

NEW – second coach (if enough interest) Contact Julien at Birmingham FoE [email protected] asap if interested

Birmingham TUC minibus is leaving Carrs Lane Church at 8.30 am. Tickets cost £8/£4 for the tickets. Book a place by emailing Stuart [email protected] or call 07771 567496 – FULL

Bransford, Malvern and Worcester

Sign up here: http://goo.gl/forms/SgHkYo2FWi Provisional timings for pick ups: 8.00am The Cube Malvern, 8.15am The Fold Bransford, 8.30am Croft road parking Worcester (by the via-duct) 12.00 – 1.00 set down Park Lane, 4.30 collection Albert Embankment, tickets  £15.00 each.

West Midlands

Picking up in Henley in Arden, Snitterfield and Stratford-on-Avon, £10 return/adult £5 per child. Contact John Stott [email protected], 01564 792251

Derby

The Derby Climate Coalition coach to the London march leaves Belper at 8.30am and Derby Full Street at 9.00am. It is expected that we will sell most tickets at £7.50 but if you can afford it please buy the £15 full price ones and there are few £1 tickets. Details are subject to fine tuning and further information will be sent out to those who register. Register here.

Nottingham

Coach being organised through ‘This Changes Nottingham’, £12 full price, £6 concessions. The coach will leave outside Theatre Royal Nottingham at 8am. No ticket sales online, tickets can be bought from The Natural Food Company, Five Leaves Bookshop, The Alley Cafe or The Screaming Carrot Bakery – £12 waged, £6 unwaged/concessions Contact Greg on [email protected] for more information. Facebook event

Loughborough and Leicester

Departing  Fennel Street Loughborough 8am, and St Margaret’s Bus Station, Leicester, 8:30am. Buy tickets on Eventbrite. [email protected] for more information. Facebook page

Norwich/Norfolk

Climate Hope Action in Norfolk have booked a coach, price £17/£10. Buy tickets here

Suffolk

Mid-Suffolk Green Party are organising a coach starting from Hadleigh, Magdalen Road Car park at 8.15am Picking up at Stowmarket Rail Station 8.35am. Booking is £10 in advance to confirm your seat, and this will be subject to a further £5 on the day IF the coach is not full. Email [email protected]

Also a Bury St Edmunds coach provisional on getting enough bookings by 20 November! Coach scheduled to leave Ram Meadow Car Park 8.30am. [email protected]

Colchester

UPDATE: Unfortunately the coach is cancelled due to lack of firm bookings. However we are going on the 11:03 train from Colchester main station and coming back about 17:30.
The return cost with a railcard is £16, and £20 for a Travel Card which includes London travel. If you don’t have a railcard, a group of 3 to 9 people can get the same prices with a GroupSave ticket or 2 people can get a 2 for 1 ticket. It does mean people have to travel there and back together.
If you want to do this arrive half an hour early at the station.  Contact Jan [email protected]

Cambridge

Coach being organised by Cambridge Zero Carbon Society – sign up here

Oxford

Coach leaves St Giles (stop next to side entrance of Ashmolean) at 10am, picks up at Headington Tube stop at 10.15, leaves London 4pm. Buy tickets on Eventbrite.

Didcot and Wallingford

Pick up from Didcot Railway Station at 9.20am, from outside Wallingford Museum at 9.40am, and drop us in Park Lane, London at about 11.30am. Cost will be £10 or £15 a seat depending on the size of the coach – the more people the better! Contact Ginnie Herbert [email protected] to book tickets.

Reading

Details coming shortly, contact Carl [email protected] to register interest.

Brighton

Coaches picking up from Old Steine and Sussex University, cost £10-£20. Buy tickets.

 

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Transport to Paris for December 12

This December world leaders will gather in Paris to agree global action on climate change and thousands of activists are travelling to Paris for a weekend of amazing actions. Will you join us? More info.

As our politicians negotiate our future, our demands and our solutions need to be ringing in their ears.

Join us on the 11-13 December to demand a fair and just deal for people and the climate.

A number of different organisations are organising transport to Paris.

  1. Friends of the Earth are also organising transport and accommodation for D12. Find out more information and making your booking here.
  2. Reclaim the Power with People & Planet are organising affordable coach travel for a longer travel period, between London and Paris. Coaches will be leaving on Saturday 5th Dec and Wednesday 9th Dec and returning on Sunday 13th Dec and Monday 14th Dec.For bookings and more info, click here.

Outbound journeys:

  • London-Paris Sat 5 December. 1pm departure. – £20
  • London-Paris Wed 11 December. 1pm departure. – £20
  • Manchester-Paris Sat 5 December. 1pm departure. – £20

Return journeys:

  • Paris-London Sunday 13 December. 2pm departure. – £20
  • Paris-London Monday 14 December. 11am departure. – £20
  • Paris-Manchester Monday 14 December. 11am departure. – £20

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