Portman Road in Ipswich Suffolk – ITFC
Club — Ipswich Town Football Club
Club Colours — Blue and White
Nickname Ipswich Town FC — Blues or The Tractor Boys
Founded — 1878
Stadium — Portman Road
Capacity — 30,311 seats
Opened — 1884
Address — Ipswich Town Football Club, Portman Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 2DA, United Kingdom
Website — ITFC
Location of Portman Road Stadium : the football ground is situated close to Ipswich town centre in England IP1 2DA, Suffolk UK.
The vibrant waterfront development is nearby, and the coast at Felixstowe is just 20 minutes drive away. The A12 and A14 roads can be reached in a 5 minute drive.
GPS Postcode : IP1 2DA
Nearest train station : the main rail station of the city is Ipswich Railway station, located on the Great Eastern Main Line from London Liverpool Street towards Norwich. The railroad station is a 5 minutes walk from the ground.
Ipswich railway hub has also frequent train connections with Felixstowe, Peterborough, Colchester, Cambridge and Harwich International (near Harwich cruise and ferry terminal).
Nearest Airport : the closest airports are London Stansted and Norwich International Airports. There is an express bus service (X5) which runs between Ipswich Old Cattle Market Bus Station and Stansted Airport Coach Station every 2 hours, 24 hours a day. It takes approx. 90 minutes. Norwich Airport can be reached in approx. 1-1.5 hours. You can take a local bus or a taxi to Norwich Railway Station and from there it’s about 40 minutes by train to Ipswich.
Cheap hotels near Ipswich football stadium
Salthouse Harbor Hotel – ( 1.2 km from Portman Road Stadium Ipswich )
With a unique historic setting, this privately-owned hotel is a splendid ‘must stay’ destination, with an attractive fusion of hassle-free hospitality, chic interiors and modern cuisine.
Holiday Inn Ipswich – ( 2.9 km from Portman Road Football Stadium Ipswich )
Located 10 minutes from Ipswich city centre, the hotel is easily accessible from the A12 and A14 and features a range of leisure facilities.
Novotel Ipswich Centre – ( 0.6 km from Portman Road Stadium in Ipswich )
The hotel has recently completed the refurbishment of its bedrooms and conference facilities