The nearest rail station to the start/ finish is Goring & Streatley which is 0.5 miles away and is served by trains from both Oxford and Reading and on to London Paddington.
There are plenty of options for accomodation in Goring and Streatley. Some of the closer options include:
The Swan At Streatley
The Bull at Streatley
Miller of Mansfield
B and B with Susan Carter (email available by clicking here)
The race start/ finish and HQ is at Goring Village Hall, High Street, Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG8 9AG.
Please do not under any circumstances, park in Wheel Orchard Car Park, the free small car park in the village centre. This must be kept clear for local use.
There is free on street parking around both Goring and Streatley as well as public car parks within a mile of the start at the following. Please DO NOT park in front of peoples properties or on the many double yellow lines around the villages. Parking is very tight, so if you are able to come via train then that is preferable.
Here are a handful of the options nearby, many of the surrounding roads have free parking at weekends.
PLEASE TRY HERE FIRST: Goring & Streatley Station Car Park, Gatehampton Road, Goring, RG8 0EP. 100 spaces. £2.00 for the weekend
Manor Road. 25 spaces, single yellow free at weekends
Holmlea Road. 25 spaces, single yellow free at weekends