How to find us
County Hall is signposted off the major routes coming into Norwich via the A11 and A47. For satnav users, our postcode is NR1 2DH.
From the West (A47)
Exit the A47 at the A146, following signs for Norwich and Lowestoft. Turn left at the first set of lights at the bottom of the slip-road, then continue to the next set of traffic lights and turn right onto Martineau Lane. Take the left-hand lane and at the County Hall roundabout take the first exit.
From the South (A11)
Approaching Norwich on the A11 take the fifth exit at Thickthorn roundabout onto the A47 following signs for Great Yarmouth. Having joined the A47, follow the directions listed above to reach County Hall.
From Ipswich (A140)
Approaching Norwich on the A140, eventually reaching a roundabout as the road meets the A47. Take the third exit at this roundabout onto the A47 towards Great Yarmouth. Follow the road to the next exit (A146, Lowestoft) then follow the directions listed above to reach County Hall.
From the East (A47)
Exit the A47 at the A146, following signs for Norwich and Lowestoft. Turn right at the first set of lights at the bottom of the slip-road, signposted Norwich, then continue to the next set of traffic lights and turn right onto Martineau Lane. Keep in the left-hand lane and at the County Hall roundabout take the first exit.
We would encourage people to car share where possible. You can do this by registering your journey with Norfolk Liftshare to find someone going your way: https://liftshare.com/uk/community/norfolk
Norwich Train Station is located about 20 minutes’ walk from County Hall.
First Group provide city and county-wide bus services into Norwich. Norwich Bus Station is located approximately 1 mile from County Hall on Surrey Street (NR1 3NX). Park and Ride services are also operational around the city centre, with bus information available here.
The website www.walkit.com/norwich is free to use and can generate a walking map route between any two points in the city.
Cycle parking provision at County Hall is excellent and we are on some major cycle routes.
County Hall is also an Ofo hub.
For more details see here: https://www.norfolk.gov.uk/roads-and-transport/alternative-ways-to-travel/cycling