Maritime Festival 2019


How to get here

Arriving by train

Regular service connections to London (70 minutes) and also to other UK destinations.

You can travel to Harwich Town from London Liverpool street, Ipswich or Colchester, visit Greater Anglia for timetable:

Arriving by road (postcode for sat nav CO12 3HH)

From the M11: Leave at junction 8 and join the A120 eastwards, heading for Braintree and Colchester.

From the M25: Take the A12 at junction 28 (signposted Chelmsford) and then join the A120 at Colchester, after approximately 30 miles.

From the A14: Take the A12 at Ipswich and join the A120 at Colchester. Once on the A120 follow the signs to Harwich and Harwich International Port. On approaching Harwich, follow the brown tourism signs to ‘Historic Harwich’.

Arriving by foot ferry

The Harwich Harbour Foot Ferry, which can accommodate up to 58 people, takes foot passengers and cyclists every hour from the Ha’Penny Pier across the Harbour to Shotley and Felixstowe. Find out more here.


If you have any questions about the festival or would like some more information, please give us a call on 01255 243030 or email us.