Ely tourist and travel information

Ely tourist and travel information

Ely Travel Information

Welcome to Ely

Travel Information Ely is an attractive cathedral city with many historic buildings and a twice weekly market.

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bus and coach travel

Coaches Ely - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33. Regular bus services from Cambridge. The terminus is in Market Street.

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UK A Roads

Roads Ely - Travel by road - Ely is on the A 10 with easy access to the M11. A nearby large town is Cambridge. Ely is about 75 miles from LONDON. Ely is 16 miles from Cambridge, 36 miles from Peterborough, 55 miles from Norwich and 72 miles from London.

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Ely Railway Station

Rail Ely - Travel by train - Ely Station, Station Road, ELY, CB7 4BF. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting room. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Whole station step free access. Taxi rank. The station is situated on the south side of Ely. National Express. Main regions: Operates local, suburban and express services. Tel: 0845 600 7245. www.nationalexpress.com

Ely Railway Station

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Ely Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Ely - Sport - Ely City Football Club play in the Eastern Counties Football League. Ely City Golf Club, Cambridge Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 4HX. Tel: 01353 662751. About 12 miles north of Cambridge.

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Shopping

Stores Ely - Shopping - The main shopping areas of Ely are in the High Street, Market Street, Forehill, Market Square. Also the Cloisters Shopping Centre. Woolworths - 11 Market Place, Ely, CB7 4NU, Tel: 01353 662018. Ely also has Argos, Wilkinsons, Waitrose, Tesco. Some smaller shops close early on Tuesday. Market day is Thursday in Ely.

Town Centre Shopping

Stores Ely - Other information - Ely Museum (01353 666655) is a bright and friendly local history museum, located in the Bishop's Gaol in the centre of the city.

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Ely Cathedral

Other information Ely - Other information - Ely Cathedral (photo left and below) was built by William the Conqueror. It is a magnificent Cathedral which attracts visitors from all over the world and has a lively programme of events. Ely has a pleasant and busy waterfront (Photo right) with the city centre a short walk away.

Ely waterways

Oliver Cromwell's House

Other information Ely - Other information - Oliver Cromwell's House (Photo right and below) is also the Ely Tourist Information Centre. Wall plaque (left) reads:- "The home of Oliver Cromwell and his family. Cromwell rose to power during the English civil wars, to become 'Lord Protector of the Commonwealth' during England's brief period as a republic in the mid 17th Century. The Cromwell family lived in Ely for some 10 years from 1636 to 1646"

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Ely hotels

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Self catering accommodation in Ely

For hotels accommodation in other areas near to Ely Cambridgeshire see Cambridge hotels & Huntingdon hotels.

Cambridgeshire Map and Attractions

Cambridge is 63 miles from London. It is 57 miles from Saffron Walden to Wisbech and 51 miles from Newmarket to Peterborough.

Airports Airport indicated is Cambridge Airport.

Roads Ely is on the A10 with easy access to the M11.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Ely.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - King's College Cambridge, CB2 1ST. Tel: (+44) (0)1223 331212.
Attraction 2 - Ely Cathedral, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 4DL. Tel: 01353-667735. cathedral.ely.anglican.org.
Attraction 3 - Huntingdon Racecourse, Brampton, Huntingdon, Cambs PE28 4NL. Tel: 01480 453373. huntingdon-racecourse.co.uk
Attraction 4 - Welney Visitor Centre, Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust, Hundred Foot Bank, Welney, Wisbech, PE14 9TN. Tel: 01353 860711. wwt.org.uk
Attraction 5 - Hamerton Zoo Park, Hamerton, Nr Sawtry, Cambs, PE28 5RE. Tel: 01832 293362

King's College Cambridge

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Huntingdon Racecourse

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