Visting Newmarket

Getting Here

Getting to Newmarket couldn’t be easier, with fantastic road and rail links to all parts of the country and close proximity to one of the UK’s busiest airports. Newmarket is located on the border of Suffolk and Cambridgeshire, surrounded by beautiful, unspoilt countryside, but within close proximity of Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds and major arterial roads.

Getting to Newmarket

by Road

Newmarket is conveniently located on the A14 which offers excellent connections to all major roads in the east of England.


M11 – 1 hour to London
A11 – 1 hour to Norwich
A1(M) – 1 hour to Peterborough

Getting to Newmarket

by Rail

Newmarket railway station provides regular services to Cambridge to the west and Ipswich to the east. Both offer fast and regular connections to and from London while Cambridge also offers good links to the Midlands and The North.


For more information on trains to Newmarket, click here.

Getting to Newmarket

by Bus

Newmarket bus station is served by various public services that offer easy connections to Cambridge, Bury St Edmunds and beyond. There is also a National Express service from London.


For more information on buses to Newmarket, click here.

Getting to Newmarket Extravagantly

by Air

Newmarket is within easy reach of a number of international airports that serve most of Europe and further afield.


Stansted Airport – 45 min by road
Norwich Airport – 1 hr 10 min by road
Birmingham Airport – 2 hrs by road

Getting to Newmarket Extravagantly

by Sea

It is also possible to get to Newmarket by sea. Harwich International Port is located to the east of the town and operates regular passenger services to and from the Hook of Holland.


Harwich International Port

1 hr 20 min by road

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Need  directions or help with what to see and where to go in Newmarket?

Simply ask one of our Town Rangers for help!

Ed Vince

Travelling in via Car?

Newmarkets Car Parks


All Saints


Grosvenor Yard


Guineas Multi Storey


Market Square


Rous Road


St Mary’s

(also known as Church Lane and Turner Hall)


For full Newmarket Car Park information please click here.