Holkham is two miles west of Wells-next-the-Sea on the main A149, within easy reach of Norwich on the A1067, King’s Lynn on the A148, and London and Cambridge from the M11 and the A10.
Brown tourist signs indicate the route from Fakenham following the B1105 and A149 road from Wells-next-the-Sea. The main entrance for the public, cars and small coaches to Holkham Park, Holkham Walled Garden, the Hall and other attractions, is via the north gates of the estate in Park Road.
Sat Nav for cars:
For satellite navigation, NR23 1RH will bring you to the almshouses at the north gates entrance to Holkham Park.
The nearest train station is King’s Lynn (approximately 23 miles away), which has hourly trains running from King’s Cross, London via Cambridge and Ely. Train times can be found by telephoning National Rail Enquiries: (08457) 484950 or visiting www.qjump.co.uk
The Norfolk Coasthopper runs from King’s Lynn and Hunstanton to Sheringham and has two stops at Holkham. The main bus stop is on the main road in Holkham village. In the summer the service is surprisingly frequent. The Hall is reached via Park Road, approximately a 3/4 mile walk away. For information on the Coasthopper bus service click here.
Holkham Park is on National Cycle Route 1. For more information see the Sustrans website: www.sustrans.org.uk
The estate welcomes visitors by bicycle. Secure bicycle racks can be found outside the Walled Garden.