This page supplies information for those travelling to or from Harwich International Port, the starting point for your journey to Hoek van Holland
Going by car
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Going by train
There are train services from London Liverpool Street station to Harwich International Port. The rail station is situated in the port and you can go to the rail platform directly from the arrival terminal.
To train timetables
View other popular departure points and destinations on the site of 'National Rail': http://nationalrail.co.uk/.
Going by public transport
Local buses serve Colchester and Clacton as well as the immediate Harwich, Port and Dovercourt area. There are also more infrequent rural services. A bus timetable is available from First Eastern.
Going by taxi from the terminal building
Please go to the information desk and ask them to order a taxi for you.
Facilities near the terminal building
Car park tarrifs Harwich
Up to 30 mins
Up to 2 hrs
Up to 6 hrs
Up to 12 hrs
Up to 24 hrs
The car park machines accept cash and credit cards.
If you have arrived early you may wish to take advantage of the facilities in the terminal, which has a shop, café, bar, ATM and bureau de change.
Europcar Car Hire
Europcar has a Car Hire Station at Harwich International Port. You can make a reservation online or at the Europcar office in Harwich. They offer flexible pick-up and drop-off points, so one-way hires from or to the port are possible.
For further information or bookings: http://www.europcar.co.uk/car-hire-UNITED_KINGDOM-HARWICH.html
For car passengers: Motorist Lounge
After check-in, the motorist lounge has a café and shop.
Facilities for passengers with special needs
There is a lift into the terminal building from the car park for those travelling without a car. Please advise us of any assistance that you may need on 08705 70 70 70. If you have already made a booking please have your booking reference to hand when you call us.
There is a Shell Garage on Station Road, directly outside the port.
The Tourist Information Centre is sited within easy reach of Harwich International Port:
Harwich Connexions Tourist Information Centre
Essex CO12 4EN
Tel: 01255 50 61 39
Fax: 01255 24 05 70