Bury St Edmunds is conveniently located just off the A14. London (via M11 or A12) is less than two hours away and the midlands are within easy reach of the A14.
Bury St Edmunds train station is situated on Station Hill, a 10 minute walk to the Angel Hill and town centre. Trains arrive from all major towns in East Anglia and beyond. For further information visit Greater Anglia website
Bury St Edmunds bus station is a ten minute walk from Angel Hill and a 2 minute walk from the town centre. Buses arrive at this station from local services and also National Express connecting nationally to Bury St Edmunds.
For further details on bus services at www.suffolkonboard.com or contact the bus station 01284 702020
Due to expected visitor number please consider using public transport as the bus and the trains are 10-15 minutes walk away. Please contact The Tourist Information for further information 01284 764667 firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Greater Anglia www.greateranglia.co.uk for information on train services. Free parking is available at the following stations: Elmswell, Kennett, Thurston and Dullingham and larger car parks available at a charge at Newmarket, Stowmarket, Ipswich and Cambridge.
Travelling to Bury St Edmund by Bus
Frequent bus services operate daily to Bury St Edmunds bus station, St Andrews Street North, just 10 minutes walk from the Angel Hill and 5 minutes from 'arc'. Visit www.suffolkonboard.com for timetables.
For further information or help with travel contact the Tourist Information Centre 01284 764667
If you are travelling by car, please see the information below about park and ride and town centre car parks.
Special Christmas Fayre car parking arrangements.
Greene King Christmas Fayre Car Park (Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th November There will be extra car parking at the Greene King car park on Saturday and Sunday. All day parking only costs £5 for all day and the car park is only 5 minutes walk from the main Angel Hill area.
Park and Walk
Free park and walk car parks will be available on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th November from The West Suffolk College and Olding Road car parks. These will be well signed from all major routes (postcodes IP33 3RL and IP33 3YE)
Main Car Parks in Bury St Edmunds
These are the main car packs located within 5-10 minutes walk from the fayre, they will be very busy at peak periods for disabled parking please contact The Tourist information 01284 764667. For a listing of all car parks visit St Edmundsbury website
Ram Meadow , Cotton lane, IP33 1XO (800 spaces) with 4 spaces for Motorhomes
Up to 2 hours £1.50
Up to 3 hours £2.30
Parkway surface, Parkway IP33 3BA (265 spaces)
Short stay area tariff:
Up to 2 hours £1.60
Up to 3 hours £2.00
Up to 4 hours £2.20
Parkway Multi Storey , west of Parkway IP33 3BA (265 spaces)
Up to 2 hours £1.50
Up to 3 hours £1.80
All day £2.30
Evening charge 6pm - 1am £1.00
Sunday 10am - 1am £1.00
arc and Cattle market & arc lower level car park IP33 3BA (862 spaces)
up to 1 hour £2.00
Up to 2 hours £3.00
Up to 3 hours £3.30
Up to 4 hours £4.00
Evening charge 6pm - 8am £1.00