Harwich Port

Our International Port in Harwich is located 85 miles north-east of London on the Essex coast.  It is easily accessed by road, via the the A12 & A120, and by rail.

Tickets & reservations

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Tickets & reservations

Toilets

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Toilets

Baby changing facilities

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Baby changing facilities

Vending machines

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Vending machines

Wi-Fi

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Free Wi-Fi

Disability assistance

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Disability assistance

Short Term Car Park (Free)

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Short Term Car Park (free)

Short term car park (payable)

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Short Term Car Park (payable)

Long term car park (payable)

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Long Term Car Park (payable)

Drop off area

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Drop-off Area

Rail tickets available

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Rail tickets available

ATM

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ATM

Electric car chargers

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Electric car chargers

Disabled toilets

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Disabled toilets

Lost property office

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Lost Property Office

Location

GPS: 51.946494, 1.252731

 

Follow the A14 until you are near to Ipswich, then join the A12 signposted to Colchester and London.

 

Follow the A12 for roughly 12 miles, then take the exit signposted to Colchester and Harwich (A120). Turn left at the roundabout and join the A120 signposted Harwich. The A120 will take you directly to Harwich Old Town, with exits to the Harwich International Port and to Dovercourt.

 

From the M25, follow the A12 until you are near to Colchester. Pass exits to Colchester West and to Colchester Central. Take the next exit, marked Harwich (A120). The A120 will take you directly to Harwich Old Town, with exits to the International Port.

 

Parking

Car parking is available at Harwich International Port for long and short term stay. 

 

Car Parking Fees

  • Up to 30 minutes FREE
  • Up to 2 hours £1.80
  • Up to 6 hours £3.50
  • Up to 12 hours £5.30
  • Daily rate £8.60

 

The car park machines accept payment by cash or credit card. Please note there is a lost ticket charge of £85. Whilst every effort is made to ensure the car park is safe and secure, vehicles are left at the owner's risk.

Greater Anglia trains take you direct to Harwich International station which is located next to the terminal building from where you can board your Stena Line ferry to Holland.

 

To find which Greater Anglia train you should be on to get to the port on time visit www.greateranglia.co.uk for a full list of stations and train departure times.

 

Automated ticket machines taking cash and credit cards are available at the port for all customer ticket purchases.

Local buses serve Colchester and Clacton as well as the immediate Harwich, Port and Dovercourt areas. There are also more infrequent rural services. A bus timetable is available from First Eastern.

Customer Service

Do you have questions or need help with your booking? Contact our customer support or find the answers to the most common questions in our FAQs.