March is located in Cambridgeshire, and is near Cambridge and Ely.
Phone: 01354 652770
Phone to book: 0330 333 0590
Address: Fox Narrowboats, 10 Marina Drive, March, PE15 0AU
Maps / Guides
The only maps available for March are the Imray guide books, IM1, IM2 and IM3Buy Maps
The marina is nestled in the fens on the middle level waterways and close to the River Ouse and River Nene.
A 7 night break can get you to Huntingdon which is the birth place of Oliver Cromwell. The town is home to the Cromwell Museum where you can discover what life was like during the Civil War.
Or visit Cambridge, famous around the world for its university. Or visit one of the many museums and art galleries, a city bursting with history and culture.
With routes to Cambridge and Huntingdon on offer and also shorter breaks to Ely or Wansford, there is plenty of sightseeing to do on all routes - and the added bonus of not many locks!
Please note when planning your route.
From the marina It is a 5 hour cruise to the tidal lock at Salters Lode, this lock is the second lock on the journey to Ely. Between the marina and Salters Lode there are 3 designated visitor moorings in March and visitor moorings supplied by the Well Creek Trust in Upwell, Outwell and Ely. Please be aware that the tide times change daily. You are advised to contact the marina on 01354 652 770 or Denver Lock on 01366 382340 to check the time of the tide crossings in advance of your holiday rather than try to read a tide table as bridge heights affect crossing times.
If approaching from the South / Midlands via the M6.
Exit M6 onto A14 then turn right to stay on A14 . At the roundabout at the A14/ A1 Junction, take the 2nd exit onto Thrapston Road/ A14 then continue along A14 . Cross the next 4 roundabouts taking the 2nd exit and following A141 . At the 5th roundabout take the 1st exit staying along A141 .
At the following 3 roundabouts, take the 2nd exit continuing along A141 . At the 4th roundabout take the 1st exit onto Fenland Way/ A141 . Cross the next 2 roundabouts taking the 2nd exit onto Isle of Ely Way/ A141 . At the 3rd roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Whittlesey Road . Turn left onto Marina Drive and the marina will be on the right.
The nearest airports to the marina are Birmingham International, Manchester Aiport and Liverpool Airport.
The closest train station is March Station, which is roughly 2 miles away from the marina.
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