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Northern Gateway Sports Park, Cuckoo Farm Way, Colchester CO4 5YX
How to get to Colchester's Northern Gateway Sports Park
The Sports Park is 3 miles from the town centre. From the town you can walk up Mile End Road and onto the Sports Park via Boxted Road and the Park and Ride site.
There are three cycling routes into the Sports Park. The most direct is via Urbis Romanae and across the A12 (off road). A quieter and more friendly route for newer cyclists is via Boxted Road or Severalls Lane. Covered cycle parking is available for all visitors.
The Sports Hub is 2.3 miles from Colchester North Station and 3.4 miles from Colchester Town Station. There are regular services to Colchester from stations along the London, Norwich and Tendring lines. The Park and Ride bus can be used for onwards travel from the station to the Sports Park.
Visitors can use the Park and Ride Bus (no need to park) as the Park and Ride is located next door to the Sports Park. Buses run every 15 minutes from the Park and Ride to the Town Centre stopping at Middleborough, Colchester Station and Colchester Hospital:
- 07:00 – 19:00 (Monday to Friday) every 15 mins / 4 buses per hour
- 19:00-21:00 (Monday to Friday) every 20 mins / 3 buses per hour
- 07:00 – 19:00 (Saturday) every 15 mins / 4 buses per hour
There is also the Panther 80/80A service that stops on Boxted Road and provides a service between Colchester town centre and Dedham. There are 4 services a day Monday to Saturday.