IWM Duxford is just south of Cambridge at Junction 10 of the M11 motorway, less than 50 miles from central London and approximately 40 minutes from the M25 (Junction 27).

Via the M11, the Museum is easily accessible from the A1, A14, M1 and the North.

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Travel By Car

Car at IWM duxford
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Travel By Car

Keep up to date on road works and traffic on the day with Highways England.

  • All ticket holders travelling by car will be required to book a car parking permit ahead of the event. 
  • Parking Permits are available from See Tickets, please book a parking permit when you check out your event tickets.
  • Please do not follow satnav on the day as traffic management plans will be in place to keep your car moving.

Please also refer to our FAQs for more information on parking and travelling to IWM Duxford this year.

  • Shuttle buses

    A free shuttle bus will run from Cambridge rail station to and from both Duxford Summer Air Show and our Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show.  The shuttle bus will also stop at Trumpington Park & Ride.

    Buses will run from approximately 8:30am to 1pm and then from approximately 3pm to 6:30pm. Please have your pre-booked Air Show ticket available to show on the day (print or download).

  • Walking to Air Shows

    IWM Duxford is next to a busy motorway, but there are road crossings for you to safely use. Allow 30 minutes to complete your journey. For families and groups with young children, we do not recommend walking to the air show.

  • Flying into Duxford

    Unfortunately this year we are unable to accommodate general aviation bookings.

On an air show day the best way to contact us is via social media. Please follow us on FacebookTwitter and Instagram before the event for the most up-to-date information.