Exning is located on the Cambridge/Suffolk border and is just 2 miles away from the historic horse racing town of Newmarket and the thriving village of Burwell. The university city of Cambridge some 13 miles away is easily accessible with excellent access to the A14 which interconnects to the M11 motorway to London and the A11 to the east. The market town of Bury St Edmunds is approximately 15 miles away.
For commuters there is a branch line connection from Newmarket to Cambridge and Ipswich. Cambridge and Whittlesford Parkway offer direct rail lines into London, with Cambridge North Station and the fastest trains taking under one hour. Stansted International Airport is approximately 35 miles away.
The village offers a good range of local amenities including primary school which is the first in Suffolk to receive an 'outstanding' Ofsted rating, at the back of the primary school is a children's nursery which also has an "outstanding' rating. There are 3 public houses, The White Swan, Wheatsheaf and White Horse offering a range of dining options and The Rosery Country House Hotel . There is also a post office, hairdresser's, dentist and other shops. Local doctors surgery and many other facilities are in Burwell, just a 2 minute drive away.
The nearby horseracing town of Newmarket provides a good range of amenities including schools, shops, supermarkets, hotels, restaurants and leisure facilities, including health clubs, a swimming pool and golf club. Renowned globally for thoroughbred horses and boasting two separate racetracks with quality horses competing throughout the season.