Travelling to College

Travelling to our Ipswich Campus

Walking / Cycling

The College is a 10 minute walk from town - You can see this route using the map below:

(Click the map to open in Google Maps)

The College has a lockable cycle shelter that is activated by your student card, please head to the learning curve to get cycle shelter access added to your student card.

We suggest if you are cycling to College you bring a strong lock (such as a D lock) to secure your cycle inside the shed.

By Bus

We recommend you download the FirstBus app on your phone to plan your journey to college and check the next bus times! Click here for more information.

The College is situated in close proximity to three main bus routes.

The nearest stops for these routes are listed below:

The above map shows a direct walking route from The Old Cattle Market bus station if your bus terminates there.

Bus Discounts

If you are between 16-19 you are able to get a cashless Endeavour Card you can get at least 25% discount off full price adult fares on participating bus services. To find out more head to the Endeavour website.

By Train

There are two stations in Ipswich (Ipswich Main Station and Derby Road) Please visit the UK Train Timetables website for more information on routes and times.

Click here for a walking route from Ipswich Train Station to Suffolk New College

Click here for a walking route from Derby Road Station to Suffolk New College

Train Discounts

For information about discounted rail fares please visit the Greater Anglia website.


Staff and Students are able to use the College car parks if they display an official car park permit (available from your school administrator) and purchase a ticket from the machine.

Parking for mopeds and motorcycles is situated in our Rope Walk car park.

Suffolk New College map with parking here