Travel Information

Britain’s Ocean City Festival of Running Sunday 5th September 2021 08:15

There are several road closures that could affect your journey in and out of the City.

In order to ease this disruption, find below some helpful advice;

 Leave extra time for your journey.

Key Road Closures:

Gdynia Way in its entirety.

Embankment Road westbound carriageway from its junction with Mutley Slip road B3214.

Millbay Road from The Ferry Port Roundabout to The Crescent will be closed from 07:00 – 09:00

Around The Hoe:

Citadel Road for its entirety from 07:00 – 09:15

Hoe Approach for its entirety from 07:00 – 09:15

Elliot Street for its entirety from 07:00 – 09:15

Leigham Street for its entirety from 07:00 – 09:15

Southside Street for its entirety

Hoe Road for its entirety

Madeira Road to its junction with Hoe Road

Lambhay Hill for its entirety

Car Parking:

Utilise;

Drake’s Circus, open from 06:00

Western Approach

The Guildhall

Theatre Royal

Civic Centre – no height restriction

Pavilions – no height restriction

Travelling from Plymstock and Kingsbridge area towards the City Centre:

The A379 remains fully open

At the end of Laira Bridge Road you will be diverted into Embankment Road to Cattedown Roundabout.

You will still be able to turn left into Hele Terrace to access The Embankment A374 eastbound.

From Cattedown Roundabout you will be able to proceed into Exeter Street or Tothill Road.

Exeter Street will be down to one lane of traffic from 07:00 – 09:15

The Viaduct (westbound) will be closed to traffic from 07:00 – 09:15

Royal Parade (westbound) will be closed to traffic from 07:00 – 09:15

Union Street to its junction with The Crescent will be closed from 07:00 – 09:15

Travelling from City Centre to Plymstock and Kingsbridge;

Use Exeter Street A374 into Embankment Road and Laira Bridge Road

Travelling from Plympton to the City Centre:

From Plymouth Road join The Parkway A38 and exit at the Manadon Junction and proceed along Outland Road A386 to Alma Road.

Then use Western Approach or Cobourg Street.

If you use Deep Lane entrance to the A38 continue until The Manadon turning.

Travelling from City Centre to Plympton:

Either use Exeter Street A374 into Embankment Road and Laira Bridge Road

Or North Cross, Alma Road and Outland Road joining The Parkway at Manadon.

Travelling from Cornwall to the City Centre:

Exit the A38 at the Weston Mill Junction A3064 and follow the signage to the City Centre, via Wolseley Road, Alma Road A386 and Saltash Road.

Then use Western Approach or Cobourg Street.

Travelling from the City Centre to Cornwall:

Western Approach to North Cross Roundabout before proceeding to Alma Road and Outland Road joining The Parkway at Manadon or via Wolseley Road to Weston Mill.

Travelling from Tavistock to the City Centre:

Proceed along Tavistock Road A386 and continue to Outland Road and Alma Road

Travelling from the City Centre to Tavistock:

Western Approach to North Cross Roundabout before proceeding to Alma Road and Outland Road joining The Parkway at Manadon.

Travelling from Exeter to City Centre:

Exit the A38 at The Manadon Junction and proceed along Outland Road A386 to Alma Road.

Then use Western Approach or Cobourg Street.

Travelling from the City Centre to Exeter:

Western Approach to North Cross Roundabout before proceeding to Alma Road and Outland Road joining The Parkway at Manadon.