Getting to Freeport Braintree Village

Situated in the heart of Essex, Freeport Braintree is the savvy shopper's paradise. Over 80 stores showcase some of the most desirable fashion and lifestyle brands, offering savings of up to 60% off all year round.

Conveniently served by its own train station, the centre is easily accessible by public transport and less than one hour away from central London via rail. With a FREE shuttle bus service from Braintree town centre and close proximity to the M11 and Stansted Airport, Freeport Braintree can be easily reached by all.

z Travelling by Car

From the M11, take Junction 8/8a and follow the signs for the A120 east.

From the A12 London, take Junction 19 and follow the A130 then take the A131. Follow the brown tourist signs.

From the A12 Colchester, take Junction 25 towards the A120 Stansted Airport and follow the brown tourist signs.

z Car Parking

Ample FREE car parking is available for all Freeport Braintree shoppers with 1,500 car spaces and 10 coach bays. Parking Charges - 6 hours FREE parking.

Freeport Braintree shoppers who use the car park for more than 6 hours will need to extend their free parking by visiting the Tourist Information Centre opposite Next Clearance to validate their car registration and avoid a penalty charge. Alternatively, you can pay to park for the day with the rates as listed below.

Payment for LONG STAY parking can be made by phone or online. Non-shoppers can register by phone by calling 0203 046 0010, quote the location code 5199 and use your credit or debit card to pay.
To register & pay online: visit www.myRingGo.co.uk

Long Stay Car Parking Charges:
1 Day All Week £3.60
2 Days All Week £7.20
3 Days All Week £10.80
4 Days All Week £14.40
7 Days All Week £18.00
1 Month £58.00
3 months £130.00
Annual pass £500.00

A Travelling by Train

By train, from London, Liverpool Street to Freeport Braintree Station, regularly throughout the week.

Unfortunately there is no step free access between the train and the platform. Unassisted wheelchair users should contact Greater Anglia on 0845 600 7245 (option 4) in advance of travelling who will then make arrangements to provide a guard and a ramp for their chosen train service.

B Travelling by Bus

There is a free service running from Braintree Town Centre bus station to Freeport Braintree every 20 minutes from 9am.

For further information on transport, accommodation and local attractions please contact the Tourist Information Centre on 01376 348 168.

C Travelling by Plane

Stansted Airport is just 17 miles away from Freeport Braintree and can be easily accessed by car or bus service.

The SX Connect 133 is not just for those going to Stansted Airport as it also provides the quickest route between Colchester, Marks Tey, Braintree and Great Dunmow. Connect with the free shuttle bus at Braintree to go shopping at Freeport Shopping Centre. With reasonable fares, stylish comfortable modern vehicles and the most direct route, why would you not catch the SX Connect 133?

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Your Trip

If you like to plan ahead, so that you don’t forget those great stores and brands at Freeport Braintree, use our handy 'Your Trip' tool to map out your day. Why not browse some of our 95 brand pages, and if you see something you like, simply click the ‘Add to Trip’ button for it will be added to your selection.
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