Ely is a small cathedral city with a thriving and a busy high street full of independent shops, cafes and restaurants.

where to find us

Ely Markets takes place on the Market Place in central Ely.

Ely Market Place


Opening Times

We have three main markets a week, plus a Farmers’ Market twice a month and seasonal events throughout the year.

Thursday Charter Market – weekly, 8.30am-3.30pm

Saturday Craft, Food & Vintage Market – weekly, 8.30am-3.30pm

Farmers’ Market – every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, 8.30am-2.30pm

Sunday Market – weekly, 9am-4pm

Friday Mini Market – weekly, 9am-3pm

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday – Coffee only


All parking in Ely is free of charge. There are several car parks within a short walking distance including Forehill, St Mary’s Street and Barton Road.


Trains from London, Cambridge, Norwich and the Midlands run regularly seven days a week. Ely Market Place is a short walk from the railway station. To plan your journey to Ely by rail click here.


Nearest public toilets:

Cloisters Shopping Centre, Market Place, Ely, CB7 4ZH

Opening times: 7.45am – 5pm

More information about Ely Car Parks and other amenities. click here

What to know more about our special events? click here

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