Plan your visit
Open at all times.
- Free entrance to RSPB members
No visitor centre
Car park off-site
Accessible toilets off-site
How to get here
If you wish to travel by train, it is best to stop at Norwich station and then take the bus, as below.
The service 001 from Norwich to Surlingham village runs from Monday to Saturday. Operated by Anglian Coaches, from All Saints Green, John Lewis layby.
The marsh is on the Yare Valley cycle route, Norwich to Reedham, and National Cycle Network interim route 1.
From Surlingham village centre, head west via Walnut Hill for 0.6 mile (1 km), then turn right into Church Lane. A footpath leads directly down to the reserve from the church.
Sat nav POI file: If you have a satellite navigation system that can accept POI files, please see our POI page for a download link and instructions.
There is an alternative route on foot, via riverside public footpath (Wherryman's Way) from Surlingham Ferry or Bramerton. If visiting by boat, there are mooring facilities at Bramerton Common, near Woods End (1.5km) by footpath.