How to find us

Tucked away on the north-western side of historic Market Harborough, Union Wharf Marina is the terminus of the Market Harborough arm of the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Line.) The town centre is a 10 minute walk away.

Getting to Union Wharf Marina

Our address is:

Union Wharf Narrowboats Ltd
Union Wharf Marina
1a Canalside
Union Wharf
Market Harborough
LE16 7UW



Although there are several postcodes on the internet for Union Wharf Marina, the most accurate one is LE16 7UW. The turning is opposite Oasis Convenience Store.

Drive past The Waterfront restaurant on the left and the marina office is located on the right hand side at the end of a run of single-storey offices.
Park up and come into the marina office to let us know you’ve arrived.
Once you’ve unloaded your car, we will show you where to park for the duration of your holiday.


By train

Market Harborough train station is on a direct line from London St Pancras and trains take about an hour. Union Wharf marina is a 15 minute taxi journey from the station. If you are taking a holiday boat, please remember to collect your groceries on the way (ask the taxi driver to stop at Sainsburys, Lidl, Aldi or Waitrose.) There is very limited opportunity for food shopping once you have left Market Harborough marina.


By taxi

Murphy Taxis 01858 410 210

Random Cabs 01858 469 299

Kwik Cabs 01858 468 777

Luigi Cabs 07912 892 809


Check-in time

Day Boats 9-9.30am

Boutique Narrowboats and Gosling 2pm


Check-out time

Day Boats by 5pm (or darkness, whichever is the sooner)

All holiday boats by 9.30am