Visitor information
Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Facilities & access
Contact details

Opening hours

Opening hours

Open every day except Christmas Day.  


Opening hours 08.00-20.00
Opening hours 08.00-20.00
Opening hours 08.00-20.00
Opening hours 08.00-20.00
Opening hours 08.00-20.00


Opening hours 08.00-20.00
Opening hours 08.00-20.00
How to find us

How to find us

How to find us
Tangham, Woodbridge
Sat Nav Postcode: IP12 3NF
By Car

Follow the B1084 Woodbridge to Orford road.  

OS Grid Ref

52.0844243, 1.4301617

Parking and prices

Parking and prices

There are four car parks. Our main car park, the horsebox / overflow car park and the Plane Spotters car park (adjacent to the runway) have parking charges. Butley Corner car park, which can be found north of the B1084, a short distance from the entrance to the forest centre, is a free car park. Please note our car park machines are cash only and we are unable to give change.  

Plane Spotters car park charges (adjacent to the runway) - We have decided to begin charging at this car park from April 2019. This contribution will directly support Rendlesham Forest's facilities, whether it's maintaining paths and play equipment, wildlife conservation, litter-picking or putting in a bench. 


Parking Charges

Up to 2 hours £2.50
All day £4.00

Coaches/Minibuses charges

Minibuses - £4.00 (am), £4.00 (pm)

Coaches - £4.00 (am), £4.00 (pm)

Additional Information

Regular visitors can save money with a Discovery Pass - Find out more about the discovery pass
Number of disabled parking spaces: 2
Facilities and access

Facilities and access

Café and cycle hire is seasonal, check before arrival.

For more information on planning your visit, take a look at our accessibility information:

Assistant dogs welcome
Baby changing facilities
Cycle hire
Disabled toilet
Dogs allowed
Picnic area
Play Area
Contact details

Contact details

Explore Rendlesham Forest

Rendlesham Forest is situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

There's something for everyone, including children's play areas, a bike park for experienced riders, sculptures to discover in Tangham Wood and plenty of places for a picnic.

Walk the UFO trail and discover more about the famous UFO sighting in December 1980.


At a glance 

  • 3 walking trails 
  • 2 cycling trails 
  • Orienteering trails 
  • Bike park 
  • Bike hire
  • Horse riding 
  • Play areas 
  • Picnic areas and barbecues
  • Mobile café 
  • Dogs welcome
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