Getting There -- Ely is a major railway junction served by express trains to Cambridge. Service is frequent from London's Kings Cross. For schedules and information, call tel. 0845/748-4950 or visit www.nationalrail.co.uk.
Stagecoach buses run frequently between Cambridge and Ely. Call tel. 01223/423578 for schedules and information.
If you're driving from Cambridge, take the A10 north.
Visitor Information -- The Tourist Information Centre is at Oliver Cromwell's House, 29 St. Mary's St. (tel. 01353/662062; www.ely.org.uk); it's open April through October daily 10am to 5:30pm, and November to March Sunday to Friday 11am to 4pm, Saturday 10am to 5pm.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.