How To Find Us & Travel
The Suffolk Show is held at Trinity Park on the outskirts of Ipswich. It is conveniently located just off the A14 and easily accessible from all parts of the county and from Essex, Cambridgeshire and Norfolk. When travelling to the Show, please follow the AA signs. We work closely with Suffolk Police and with the county's transport providers to ensure you can travel quickly, safely and efficiently to the Show.
Travelling by Car and Parking
The Suffolk Show is held at Trinity Park, near Ipswich and conveniently located from both the A14 and A12. During the Show, there will be extensive signage and, once close to the Show itself, we would ask you to follow the directions from Suffolk Police and our Traffic Officers. They are working hard to ensure traffic moves swiftly on and off the Show site. If you have pre purchased your tickets please have your tickets ready, parking purchased on the day costs £5.
Ipswich Buses are kindly providing two bus services from Ipswich central and Ipswich Railway to the showground which will depart regularly.
Number 23 will depart from Ipswich Central serving Duke Street, Landseer Road, Nacton Road and Ransomes Way
Number 23 will serve Grove Lane, Foxhall Road, Tomline Road and Felixstowe Road
Single Fare: Adult £1.90/Child £1 (Concession passes are not valid)
Return Fare: Adult £3.60/ Child £2/ Family £4.20 (1 adult and up to 4 children or 2 adults and up to 3 children)
A further bus service is available to the stops on Murrills Road outside the main entrance, this is route 75 that operates between Ipswich and Felixstowe, operated by First Eastern Counties.
More details on the service and a full timetable available from the Ipswich Buses website
The Suffolk Showground is just 5 miles from Ipswich Railway Station. This line links directly to London Liverpool Street and the journey takes approximately one hour and fifteen minutes. At the station there is a taxi rank and bus stop. When you buy your rail ticket you can pay an extra £3 and get a “Plus Bus” add on and that gives you unlimited travel within the Ipswich Zone on First Eastern Counties and Ipswich Bus services. More info here - http://www.plusbus.info/ipswich or here http://www.abelliogreateranglia.co.uk/tickets-fares/discounts
For rail users planning a journey we would recommend http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Traveline - 0871 200 22 33 (calls cost 12p/min, plus your 'phone companies access charge)
Online journey planner http://www.travelineeastanglia.org.uk/ea/XSLT_TRIP_REQUEST2?language=en&timeOffset=15
There is a taxi drop off point on Murrills Road, off the roundabout at Gate 1. Visitors can then enter the showground through the Pedestrian entrance.
Coaches enter through Gate 1 and there is a designated coach park. The coach driver is admitted free to the show.
Cycling to the Show
Suffolk Show Cycle Park supporting Suffolk's Year of Cycling.
Beat the traffic and cycle to the Suffolk Show this year! We will be providing a dedicated cycle parking area at the main Felixstowe Road entrance to the showground. The cycle parking area will be clearly marked with Suffolk Year of Cycling flags and banners so you can’t miss it! Full details of cycle routes and a map to the showground can be found by clicking on Ipswich Cycle Map Visitors using the cycle parking area are reminded to secure their bikes to the racks provided as no responsibility or liability can be accepted by the Suffolk Show organisers for any losses.