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The first Sunday of the month
March – December

10am – 3pm
Frome town centre

Market dates 2024

3rd March

7th April

5th May

2nd June

7th July

4th August

1st September

6th October

3rd November

1st December

 

Travel Information

Bus or Train

There are many services running between Frome and Bristol, Bath, Dorset and other destinations, but some may be subject to engineering works and rail replacement bus services. 

Bus information is available HERE

Train information is available HERE

By bike

Frome is on Route 24 of the National Cycle Network, which includes the Colliers Way, connecting the Dundas Aquaduct and Frome.

Cycling information is available HERE

Park & Ride

Our Park & Ride car parks are located at:

Frome Medical Practice, Enos Way, BA11 2FH

Frome College, Bath Road, BA11 2HQ

For 5th November and 3rd December markets we have an extra Park & Ride service from:

Andros UK Ltd, Lullington Lane, Oldford, BA11 2NQ

Donations of £2 per car gratefully received at Park & Ride car parks.

The first shuttle bus is at 10am, the last bus leaves from the town centre at 3.45pm. 

Please consider the 10-15 minute walk from the Park & Ride into the market to keep congestion on board the buses to a minimum. 

Additional car park information is available HERE

As in previous years, we ask that visitors show consideration for the local community and do not park in residential streets or block access for homes and business.

 

Blue Badge Parking and Town Centre Parking Restrictions

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 speak to a member of our stewarding team at the road closure barrier if you need a Blue Badge parking space. They will be able to advise you where the nearest available Blue Badge parking space is and direct you accordingly.

Please be aware that parking restrictions and traffic enforcement are in operation on market Sundays. Visitors are kindly requested to park with consideration for Frome residents and advised to observe the parking restrictions put in place by Somerset County Council.

 

Toilets Available for Visitors

There are public toilets located in the Market Yard car park BA11 1BB, including accessible toilets. There is also a Changing Places toilet in the Market Yard toilet block with RADAR key access. 

Visitors also have the added use of the Frome Community Toilet Scheme. Current members of the scheme are:

Accessible:

Black Swan Arts and River House Cafe, 2 Bridge Street BA11 1BB 

The Cheese and Grain, Market Yard BA11 1BE

Other:

Moo and Two Cafe, 27 Catherine Hill BA11 1BY

Cafe La Strada, 13 Cheap Street BA11 1BN

The Rye Bakery, Rise, Whittox Lane BA11 3BY

 

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. 

After drop off we suggest you park at the Marston Trading Estate BA11 4DH. There is on road parking available here and WCs at various superstores that are open on Sundays.