By Car

Bury St Edmunds is situated on the A14 at junction 42, 43 and 44. arc is close to the main through route, Parkway South. Bury St Edmunds is approximately 25 miles from Ipswich and Cambridge, around 43 miles from Norwich and is just 75 miles from London.

If youre using GPS, our postcode is IP33 3BA.


arc shopping centre has a council run car park on site, which has 850 spaces (including 37 Blue Badge spaces). The prices for this are:
Up to 2 hours – £3.00
Up to 3 hours – £4.00
Night charge (18.00 – 08.00) – £1.00

Free from three – each Tuesday parking is free from 3pm.

 Blue Badge: 

Up to 3 hours – £3.00

Night charge – £1.00

The car park also offers shoppers cashless parking via RingGo. Motorists can use RingGo to pay for their parking by credit or debit card, over the phone. To park using this facility call 020 3046 0010. The car park location number is 4479.

There are also a further 592 spaces (including 7 Blue Badge spaces) available to visitors in the neighbouring multi-storey car park, please see the St Edmundsbury website for details:

By Bus

arc is a two minute walk from the town’s main bus station, situated on St Andrews Street North. From there you can connect with both local services, and National Express connections to all over the UK.

By Train

Bury St Edmunds train station is situated on Station Hill, a 10 minute walk from arc. From there, train connections link to all major towns in East Anglia, and beyond.

Green Travel Plan

At arc shopping centre we see sustainable transport as an essential part of our ongoing commitment to becoming a more environmentally friendly shopping centre. As an integral part of the community we are working towards raising awareness of sustainable transport.

We believe that by working closely with the local authority and transport operators to increase the options for sustainable travel to and from our centre, we can provide more choice for employees and customers with the added benefit of reducing our carbon footprint.

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