Getting here

Snape Maltings is located in the village of Snape, Suffolk, 5 miles from Aldeburgh on the Suffolk coast.

Our address is: Snape Maltings, Snape, Suffolk, IP17 1SP


Travel information

By car

From the A12, take the A1094 signposted towards Snape Maltings. Turn right at Snape Church onto the B1069, then continue through the village of Snape before turning left into Snape Maltings (postcode IP17 1SP). There is lots of free parking available on site.

Electric car charging points

We have four electric car charging points at Snape Maltings. Two are near the entrance to the Pond Gallery. Two more are outside the Stable Block / Lettering Arts Centre. To use them, drivers must download the Plug-n-Go app on their smart phone and set up an account.

By bike

Trains on the Ipswich to Lowestoft line can accommodate a limited number of bikes free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis. On the London – Norwich intercity train line you will need to book a cycle reservation. E-Bike hire is available from EezyBike in Aldeburgh.

By train

The closest station is Saxmundham (4 miles) which is on the East Suffolk Ipswich - Lowestoft train line.

Wickham Market station (6 miles), which is located in Campsea Ash on the same line, offers an on-demand electric taxi bus service to Snape Maltings called Katch. Download the app, book your journey and Katch a lift! Find out more here.

By bus

We have an on-demand electric taxi bus service called Katch, which operates between Framlingham, Snape and Wickham Market Railway Station. Download the app, book your journey and Katch a lift! Find out more here.

CATS offers an on-demand service which covers the whole of the Suffolk Coastal area. Visit the Connecting Communitieswebsite for details on how to book your journey.

Plan your journey

Not sure how to access Snape Maltings? Plan your journey with the Suffolk Onboard website.

Find us

Snape Maltings is most easily accessed by road - located five miles inland from Aldeburgh, and approximately 30-40 minutes from Ipswich. Free parking is available on site
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Opening hours

Box Office
Monday-Saturday, 10am-5.30pm
Sunday, 10am-4pm

Visitor Centre
Monday-Saturday, 10am-5.30pm
Sunday, 10am-4pm

Shops
Monday-Saturday, 10am-5.30pm
Sunday, 10am-4.30pm

River View Restaurant
Pre-concert dining & events

River View Café & Bar
Monday-Saturday, 10am-5pm
Sunday, 10am-4pm

Quayside Takeaway
Monday-Saturday, 10am-4pm
Sunday, 10am-3pm