How To Find Us

How To Find Us

Getting to the South of England Event Centre

The South of England Event Centre is in the heart of the beautiful West Sussex countryside but close to all major transport links. We are situated in the village of Ardingly, 5 miles north of Haywards Heath.


Whether travelling by car, bus, rail or air, the South of England Event Centre is easily accessible.


By Road

The main entrance to the South of England Event Centre is on the B2028 Selsfield Road close to the centre of Ardingly village. For Sat Nav use RH17 6TL.


From the M25, exit at junction 7 and follow the M23 towards Brighton; leave at junction 10 and take the A264 towards East Grinstead; after approximately 2 miles turn right onto the B2028; after passing through the villages of Turners Hill and Selsfield Common you will arrive at the South of England Event Centre on your right.


Journey times:
25 minutes from Crawley
40 minutes from Brighton
40 minutes from Tunbridge Wells
45 minutes from Croydon
55 minutes from Guildford


By Bus

There is a bus stop situated close to the main entrance to the Showground.


By Rail

The nearest railway station is Haywards Heath which is on the main line between London Victoria and Brighton. Journey times are 45 minutes from London Victoria and 20 minutes from Brighton followed by a 10 minute journey by bus to the Event Centre. Click here for timetables or contact National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950.


By Air

The South of England Centre is a 20 minute journey by road from Gatwick Airport.


Print map and instructions here