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Carlton Meres

Saxmundham, Suffolk

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How to find us

Travel By Car

From the South - A12 from Ipswich
- Follow the A14 in Ipswich from Church Hill, A1071 and A1214 towards Lowestoft
- Turn left onto Hurdle Makers Hill/A1071 then continue to follow A1071 
- Turn right onto London Rd then continue to follow A1214
- At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto the A14 (E) slip road to A12 (N)/Felixstowe/Lowestoft
- Follow A14 and A12 to Rendham Rd
- Take exit B1119 signposted Framlingham/ Rendham
- Continue on Rendham Rd
- Turn left onto Rendham Rd/B1119
- Turn left onto Carlton Ln. 

Do not follow your satnav for the last part of your journey as it will lead you to Lonely Farm campsite behind the park. Make sure you follow the signs for the park and turn right at the entrance for Carlton Meres Country Park.

From the North
- Follow A12 towards Ipswich
- Turn right onto B1119 towards Rendham Rd (Signposted Framlingham)
- Turn left onto Rendham Rd in ½ mile
- Continue straight onto Carlton Ln following signposts for Carlton Meres Country Park

By Train

Travel By Train

The nearest railway station is Saxmundham train station located 2 miles away from the park. While you can walk from the station, we would suggest getting a taxi to pick up and drop off as the park is set along a narrow country lane. Saxmundham is on the Greater Anglia line from London Liverpool Street but requires a change at Ipswich station.

By Bus

Travel By Bus

The No. 64 bus runs from Ipswich to Saxmundham on an hourly service.The nearest bus stop - is located 1.8 miles away from the park, ask the driver the stop in long avenue.  

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