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What is Creamfields?
Creamfields is an electronic dance music festival series that is organised by the British club promoter 'Cream'. The festival takes place internationally and within the UK - the UK editions take place on the late May Bank Holiday weekend and the August Bank Holiday weekend. The first ever Creamfields festival was held in Winchester, England, in 1998, before moving to Cream's home city of Liverpool and eventually moving to its current location on the Daresbury estate in Cheshire. The festival is a four-day event and has had an attendance of over 280,000 in previous years. Creamfields celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2022 by launching a second festival in the UK - Creamfields South.
When is Creamfields?
Creamfields South 2023 will be taking place from 26th - 28 mayo 2023. The dates for Creamfields North 2023 have not been announced yet.
Where is Creamfields?
Creamfields South will be held at Hylands Park, Chelmsford, England. Creamfields North normally takes place on the Daresbury Estate in Cheshire, England.
Flying to Creamfields
Creamfields is held annually in the UK. Creamfields North is held at Daresbury Estate in Cheshire and Creamfields South is held at Hylands Park in Chelmsford. The closest airport to Daresbury Estate is Manchester Airport. The most practical airports closest to Creamfields South are London Stansted, London Heathrow and London Gatwick.
If you're flying to Creamfields North from within the UK, you can fly to Manchester. Airlines that fly to Manchester Airport include easyJet, Lufthansa, Ryanair, Wizz Air, British Airways, Emirates, Virgin Atlantic and more. It's a quick 20-minute drive away from the airport and there's also public transport available with journeys of up to 2 hours. Having Manchester so close to the venue means there are plenty of choices for hotels or other forms of accommodation as well as places to eat, shopping districts and tourist attractions.
Flying to Creamfields South from within the UK is just as easy. Airlines that fly to Stansted include EasyJet, Emirates, Jet2.com, Ryanair, TUI Airways and more. It's roughly a 35-minute drive to Hylands Park from London Stansted. Shuttle services are also available with journey times of up to 1.5 hours from both airports. You've also got London nearby with plenty of tourist attractions and sights to see.
Flying Internationally into the UK
If you're flying into the UK for Creamfields, you'll need to fly into Manchester Airport for Creamfields North and London Heathrow or London Gatwick for Creamfields South. A broad range of major airlines flies into all of these airports frequently including American Airlines, British Airways, Delta, United, Saudia, Qantas, ITA Airways and more. Transport is straightforward from both London airports - it's either a 1-hour drive around the M25 or up to 2 hours via public transport.
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Airports close to Creamfields North
Manchester Airport (MAN)
Manchester Airport (MAN) is an international airport in Manchester, England. The airport operates domestic and international flights and comprises of 3 passenger terminals with 2 runways. It's 18 miles away from the Daresbury Estate resulting in a short 20-minute drive on the M56 in the car/taxi or a 2-hour ride on multiple buses. The airport is ideal for those flying domestic within the UK to reach the festival, mainly from London, Dublin, Aberdeen, Southampton and Newquay. It's also the best airport to fly to if you're coming from outside of the UK. Manchester has plenty of accommodation, shopping districts and sights to see.
Distance to Creamfields North: 18 miles / 29 km (approx 20 minutes by car/taxi)
✈ Airlines that fly into Manchester Airport: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Air France, Air Transat, Aurigny, Biman Bangladesh Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Corendon Airlines, Eastern Airways, EasyJet, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Gulf Air, Iberia Express, Icelandair, Jet2.com, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Loganair, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Pakistan International Airlines, Pegasus Airlines, Qatar Airways, Ryanair, Saudia, Scandinavian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SunExpress, SWISS, TAP Air Portugal, TUI Airways, Turkish Airlines, Virgin Atlantic and Vueling.
Airports close to Creamfields South
London Stansted Airport (STN)
London Stansted Airport (STN) is an international airport located in Essex, England. It's approximately 42 miles away from Central London and services over 160 destinations across Europe, Asia and Africa. The airport is 18 miles away from Hylands Park where Creamfields South is being held - this is around a 35-minute drive away by car/taxi or up to 2 hours by public transport.
Distance to Creamfields South: 22 miles / 47 km (approx 35 minutes by car/taxi)
✈ Airlines that fly into London Stansted Airport: Air Albania, Air Moldova, AnadoluJet, EasyJet, Emirates, Jet2.com, Loganair, Pegasus Airlines, PLAY, Ryanair, TUI Airways and Tunisair.
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is a major international airport in London, England. Located 46 miles away from Hylands Park, it's not the closest airport to the Creamfields South 2023 venue however, being one of the busiest airports in the world, it services airlines that travel to all six continents and is the best option for international Creamfields fans. Heathrow is roughly a 1.5-hour drive away from Hylands Park by car/taxi. Public transport is also available with journey times of up to 2 hours.
Distance to Creamfields South: 46 miles / 74 km (approx 1.5 hours by car/taxi)
✈ Airlines that fly into London Heathrow Airport: Aegean Airlines, Aer Lingus, Aeroméxico, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, All Nippon Airways, American Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Avianca, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Delta Air Lines, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, EVA Air, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, Icelandair, Iran Air, ITA Airways, Japan Airlines, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, Korean Air, Kuwait Airways, LATAM Brasil, Loganair, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, RwandAir, Saudia, Scandinavian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan Airlines, SWISS, TAP Air Portugal, Thai Airways International, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines, United Airlines, Uzbekistan Airways, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Atlantic and WestJet.
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is a major international airport based in West Sussex, England. Prior to COVID-19, Gatwick was classed as the second-busiest airport in the UK after Heathrow. The airport is 55 miles away from Hylands Park and a 1-hour drive around the M25 by car/taxi. Public transport is also available but journey times can last up to 2.5 hours so it's recommended that you book a taxi to get to the venue.
Distance to Creamfields South: 55 miles / 88 km (approx 1 hour by car/taxi)
✈ Airlines that fly into London Gatwick Airport: Aer Lingus, Air Arabia, Air Europa, Air Malta, Air Transat, airBaltic, Aurigny, British Airways, Corendon Airlines, Eastern Airways, EasyJet, EgyptAir, Emirates, Freebird Airlines, Iberia Express, Icelandair, JetBlue, Norse Atlantic Airways, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Nouvelair, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Ryanair, Scoot, SunExpress, SWISS, TAP Air Portugal, TUI Airways, Turkish Airlines, Vueling, WestJet and Wizz Air.
When is Creamfields 2023?
Creamfields South 2023 is scheduled to take place from 26th - 28 mayo 2023. A date has not yet been set for Creamfields North 2023, however, based off of previous years, it will likely be held over the last weekend of August.
Where can I book flights to Creamfields 2023?
You can book your flights to Creamfields 2023 right here through Alternative Airlines. Using our search form at the top of the page, you can fill in your departure and arrival destinations, the dates you plan to fly, how many passengers will be flying and also the cabin class you wish to fly in. If you're flying domestically within the UK, we suggest flying to Manchester Airport for Creamfields North and London Stansted for Creamfields South. If you're flying into the UK from another country, flying to Manchester is your easiest option for Creamfields North and flying to London Heathrow or Gatwick is best for Creamfields South.
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