Melton

Melton station is situated along the River Deben 1.5 miles northeast of Woodbridge on the A1152 Wilford Bridge Road. The new East Suffolk Council offices at Riduna Park are located across the street. The Sutton Hoo National Trust Site is 1.3 miles from the station, approximately a 30-minute walk. Melton Station is unstaffed and now houses a popular butcher shop and taxi rank.

Station Facilities

  • Unstaffed – buy tickets from the ticket machine or on the train
  • Ticket Machine – on approach to the platform – accepts most credit and debit cards or buy online and collect at the machine
  • Help Point – on the platform under the canopy
  • Real Time information screens – on approach to the platform
  • Timetable information board – at the platform entrance
  • Bicycle stalls – 6 (2 on the platform; 4 in the blue badge car park)
  • Car Park – Pay and Display – 27 spaces and 3 for blue badger holders
  • Bus Connections –  65 to Rendlesham and 71 to Sutton Hoo, Hollesley, and Orford. Suffolk Coastal Connecting Communities – Demand Responsive Transport, book ahead on 01728 635938
  • Station Walks – Tide Mill to Woodbridge station; Deben Valley to Wickham Market station; Melton Circular via Sutton Hoo

COVID-19/CORONAVIRUS: Avoid public transport - Travel only if it is essential

Instead try to walk, cycle, or use a car. If you can, wear a face covering if you need to use public transport.


If you do need to travel Greater Anglia has published a page with advice for passengers.


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