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Where are the Fens

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Rail, air and sea travellers

Being less than two hours by road and rail from London, the Lincolnshire Fens are accessible to everyone. There are three airports that are within two hours from the market towns of Boston and Spalding, East Midlands Airport, Humberside Airport, and Stansted Airport.

The following pages will provide you with information on ‘how to get there’ by road, rail, air and sea. There are also maps to assist you with your planning.

‘Traveline’, the public transport information line can supply you with details of how to get around once you are here. The telephone number is 0870 6082680.

Distance from Spalding Boston
Birmingham 96 104
Cambridge 55 70
London 103 119
Manchester 128 117
York 126 115

For more information on various travel organisations follow the links below:

AA Routeplanner
Central Trains
Great North Eastern Railway
Stansted Airport
Humberside Airport
P & O Ferries

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Did you know?
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That Holbeach has a RAF bombing range which is used today all throughout the year by RAF forces worldwide, who come specially to practice placing their bombs to target.