Earls Mead

Earls Mead is a residential development of 100 dwellings to the north of Poringland situated approximately 9km south of Norwich. 

There are no bus stops on the development, the closest stops are located on the Norwich Rd to the west from the development, as well as The Street to the south-west from the development.

These bus stops are served by two bus operators: Anglian Bus and Simonds:

The nearest Park and Ride facility is Harford Park & Ride which is located approximately 6km from the site and can be accessed via the Harford Interchange A140/A47. The site has 1,088 car parking spaces, electric vehicle charging points and cycling parking. Konnect Bus service 502 circles between Harford P&R and Sprowston P&R via Norwich city centre offering bus services up to every 15 min.

Bus timetables and operators

Live bus departure information

There are three shared use access pathways two to the west of the site through the Oaklands development, the third is via the site entrance into Pigot Lane.

There are no recognised cycle routes in the vicinity of the development.

There is no cycle parking is included as part of the development.

Staying safe on the road and cycle routes

Find out about the cycle loan scheme

There are no train services in the proximity of the development. The closest rail station is located over 7km away in Norwich.

The station can be accessed in 14 minutes’ drive by car or in approximately 30 minutes via the No.40 Charcoal Line bus to the Norwich city centre followed by a short walk or transfer to the No.14 Green Line bus. 

Norwich rail station provides links to further regional centres, as well as other destinations across the country. 

Purchase tickets

Live departure and arrival boards for Norwich train station

The site comprises of three shared pedestrian/cycle access points. Two of them will be provided from the site through to Oaklands and the third one from the main site entrance into Pigot Lane.

A number of public rights of way paths are accessible within a short distance from the site.