How to get to Snape

FlipSide takes place at Snape Maltings, which is located in the village of Snape, five miles inland from Aldeburgh and approximately 30-40 minutes from Ipswich. The address is Snape Maltings, Snape, Suffolk, IP171SP.  

By Car

Visitors arriving by car should travel along the A12, taking the A1094 signposted towards Snape Maltings. Turn right at Snape Church onto the B1069, then continue through the village of Snape before turning left into Snape Maltings (postcode IP17 1SP).

By Bus

There are bus services from both Aldeburgh and Woodbridge to Snape, with a bus stop outside the Maltings. Tel. Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit

Shuttle Bus

There will be a shuttle bus between Alderburgh and Snape over the festival weekend.  Details will be posted on this site a little nearer the time of the festival.

By Train

Abellio Greater anglia operate a train service to Saxmundham (via Ipswich or Lowestoft), approximately 5 miles from Snape maltings. For further information visit: You will need to book a taxi to take you on to Aldeburgh or Snape: contact A2B cars on 01728 633003.



Taxis can be booked with A2B Cars on 01728 832202.

If arriving by train, we recommend booking a taxi prior to your journey.

Snape Maltings