VISIT THE BEST CHRISTMAS MARKET IN THE UK
Start off the Christmas season with a trip to Winchester Christmas Market!
Voted in the top 15 Christmas Markets in Europe, Winchester is famously known for its festivities. Enjoy the carolling, admire the lights and tuck into some delicious festive treats (don't forget the mulled wine or hot cocoa!)
With a variety of stalls selling everything from decorations to hand-made gifts, grab those Christmas prezzies for your loved ones in time for the big day.
Is a ticket required?
Yes! Tickets are only £10 - a trip on public transport from Hatfield to Winchester would cost you approximately £35 and require several changes. This journey is door-to-door and costs less that half price.
What does my ticket include?
Your ticket includes return coach travel from College Lane, Hatfield to Winchester.
What is Winchester Christmas Market?
Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market is recognised as one of the best in Europe.
Taking place from 18th November – 22nd December, Winchester Cathedral’s Christmas Market is renowned for its bustling atmosphere, stunning location and handpicked high quality exhibitors, which attracts visitors from around the world each year who come to shop at the pretty wooden chalets, situated within the historic grounds.
The wooden chalets are inspired by traditional German Christmas Markets, and combined with the festive lighting, the sound of Christmas carols and the aroma of mulled wine and cinnamon drifting in the air, visitors will be transported into a festive setting to purchase their Christmas gifts and take in the atmosphere.
For those in search of an authentic Christmas experience, the Cathedral is at the heart of the City’s celebration, with its many Christmas services, carol concerts, events.
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Where is coach pick-up?
Coach pick-up will be at The Forum Bus Stops on College Lane.
How will I know the times of pick-up and depature?
Timings will be confirmed in an email closer to the event.
Not based on this campus? Not to worry. Did you know we have a shuttle bus that takes you between College Lane Campus and de Havilland Campus and it's completely free!