We get a number of questions relating to where we are and how to reach us at events every year, so in an effort to help you before you attend, we have listed some of them here for you to peruse before the event to make your visit as stress-free as possible!
WHERE IS THE EVENT BEING HELD?
Comic Con Wales 2022 will be held on 6th and 7th August 2022 at ICC Wales, The Coldra, Catsash Road, Newport, Monmouthshire, NP18 1HQ, South Wales. Tel: +44 (0)1633 410 200.
GET TO US BY LAND, SEA OR AIR!
With excellent air links and rail and road network, getting to ICC Wales from overseas or within the UK has never been easier! The venue is just a stone’s throw from the M4, Cardiff Airport and main train stations. You can reach the venue using a range of transport options.
TRAVELLING BY CAR
ICC is conveniently situated for motorists, about 14 miles away from Cardiff city centre and easily reached from the M4 motorway.
TRAVELLING BY BUS
Thanks to Newport’s brand new fflecsi ‘on-request’ bus service, ICC Wales is quick, easy and inexpensive to reach from any location across the city, including Celtic Collection hotels and venues. Simply book fflecsi online or via the app and they will pick you up from as close to your location as possible and drop you off where you want to go!
As fflecsi doesn’t run to a fixed route or timetable, you can expect to be on board within 15 minutes of booking, with journey times normally no longer than 25 minutes when travelling across Newport. Bookings can be made up to 7 days in advance, with single trip tickets from only £2 or buy a City Day ticket for £4 adult, £2.50 children giving unlimited access to the whole of the fflecsi and Newport Bus city network.
Visit the website to find out more, or download the fflecsi app from your app store.
Other Newport Bus services travel on the Chepstow Road with the closest bus stop located a five-minute walk from ICC Wales.
TRAVELLING BY TRAIN
ICC Wales is about 11 minutes by Taxi from the Newport City Train Stations which offers regular connections north and south for event visitors travelling by rail.
TRAVELLING BY PLANE
Visitors joining us by plane can fly into any UK airport including Cardiff, which is just 40 mins away from ICC Wales by road.
Below is a Google Map of the immediate area for your convenience, scroll in and out easily to find bus stops, road markings and the arena itself. If you are on a mobile device you can easily get directions to the venue on your screen by clicking on the "Directions" link just underneath the "COMIC CON WALES 2022" title on the map.