The first Sunday of every month
Frome town centre
2019 Market Dates
5th May / 2nd June / 7th July / 4th August / 1st September / 6th October / 3rd November / 1st December
How to get here
If you’re coming by car please be prepared for busy roads, and make sure you park legally and safely – the best places is in one of our designated Park & Ride car parks.
Park & Ride
Park your car in one of the following locations and hop on one of our fully accessible shuttle buses:
If you’re travelling from the BATH (north) side of town, please head for the Frome Medical Practice (Enos Way, BA11 2FH)
If you’re travelling from the WILTSHIRE (east) side of town, please head for car park at Selwood Academy, BA11 2EF.
If you’re coming into town from the south or west, please follow the road closure signage to be directed to the nearest available car park.
First bus is at 10am, last bus from town centre 3.45pm. Donations of £1 per person gratefully received at car parks or onboard the buses.
Visitors are kindly requested to use our Park & Ride system and not to congest residential streets. We ask that you park with consideration for Frome residents and businesses, and do not obstruct pavements, driveways or sight lines at junctions.
PLEASE NOTE – PARKING ENFORCEMENT WILL BE IN OPERATION AT MARKETS THIS SUMMER AND WILL BE ISSUING TICKETS FOR ANY VEHICLES CAUSING AN OBSTRUCTION ON MARKET DAYS
Frome Station is a 10 minute walk from the town centre. Trains arrive at 09:16. 10.26 and 11:34 from Bristol, Bath and Wiltshire Stations, with return trains at 15.37, 17:31 and 18:04 with the Heart of Wessex Bristol to Weymouth line.
Trains from Weymouth, Dorchester and Yeovil arrive at 12:27 with return trains at 14:34 and 18:39.
Service number D2 departs Bath Bus Station at 09:38 and 11:38
Returns from Frome at 14:54 and 16:54
Frome is on Route 24 of the National Cycle Network, which includes the Colliers Way, connecting the Dundas Aquaduct and Frome.
Accessibility & Parking Restrictions
If travelling by car, please make use of our extremely convenient Park & Ride service (details above). Buses are fully accessible with space for a wheelchair, however there will be some disabled parking bays available in Frome town centre for blue badge holders. Please make contact with a member of our stewarding team if you would like them to find a disabled parking bay for you.
Please be aware that new parking restrictions and traffic enforcement will be in operation on market Sundays. Visitors are kindly requested to park with consideration for Frome residents and advised to observe the new parking restrictions put in place by Somerset County Council.
Information for coach companies
Our market operates within a road closure and access for coaches is via the Bath Street entry point. The postcode BA11 1PL will bring you to St John’s Church, Frome. The stewards on the road closure at this point will direct you to Cork Street car park where you can drop off passengers.