Watford tourist and travel information

Watford tourist and travel information

Watford Travel Information

Hire - Watford Watford is in the county of Hertfordshire. It is an excellent place to visit, with so much to see and do in the county. Hertfordshire has some excellent attractions and has the benefit of being around 30 minutes by train from the centre of London. Hertfordshire is also close to London Heathrow, Luton and Stansted airports.

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bus and coach travel

Coaches Watford Watford - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33. Watford is linked with Heathrow Airport by the Green Line coach network. Tel: 0844 801 7261. www.greenline.co.uk.


Travel by train

Rail Watford Watford - Travel by train - Watford Station, Watford High Street Railway Station, 182 Watford High Street, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17 2EG. CCTV. Ticket office. Pay phone. Shops. Only part of station step free access.

Watford Junction, Station Road, Watford, WD17 1EU. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting room. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Shops. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Whole station step free access. Wheelchairs available.

Watford North, Bushey Mill Lane, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD2 4QN. Whole station step free access.

Silverlink. Main routes - Routes in suburban London and from London to Northampton. Tel: 0845 6014867. www.silverlink-trains.com

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M1 Motorway

Roads Watford - Travel by road - Watford is alongside Junction 5 of the M1 Motorway. The M1 is a north - south motorway which links London to Leeds. Watford is about 20 miles from London and 180 miles from Leeds.

M1 Motorway

M 25 Motorway

Roads Watford - Travel by road - Watford is about 4 miles south of Junction 21 of the M 25 Motorway. The M 25 is the London orbital motorway, over 100 miles in circumference.

M 25 Motorway

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Miles from Watford Watford is about 25 miles from Heathrow, 20 miles to the centre of London.


Air - Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport, 234 Bath Road, Hayes, Middlesex, UB3 5AP. Terminal 1 (TW6 1AP), Terminal 2 (TW6 1EW), and Terminal 3 (TW6 1QG) are located next to each other at the centre of Heathrow, whilst Terminal 4 (TW6 3XA) is located to the south of the airport and has a separate entrance. Heathrow is situated close to two motorways - the M4 and the M25. Heathrow is about 25 miles from Watford.



Sport - Watford Watford - Sport - Watford Football Club, Ground Vicarage Road, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0ER. Tel: 0870 111 1881. Ten Pin Bowling, hollywood bowl Watford, Woodside Leisure Park, North Orbital Road, Garston, Watford, WD25 7JZ. Tel: 01923 682 929.

Watford Football Club


Stores Watford - Shopping - Marks & Spencer, 91 High Street, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17 2DH. Tel: 01923 252504. Watford is a bustling urban centre, offering good shopping. Woolworths - 29/35 High Street, Watford, WD17 2DJ, Tel: 01923 255030.



Entertainment Watford - Entertainment - Watford Palace Theatre, Clarendon Road, Watford, WD17 1JZ. Tel: 01923 225671. Watford Palace Theatre has its own cafe within the theatre.




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Hertfordshire Map and Attractions

Hertford is 26 miles from London. It is 26 miles from Cheshunt to Royston and 48 miles from Hemel Hempstead to Bishop's Stortford.

Airports Airports indicated are Luton and Stansted.

Roads Watford is alongside Junction 5 of the M1 Motorway.

Hertfordshire map

Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Watford.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire SG3 6PY. Tel: +44 01438 812661. knebworthhouse.com.
Attraction 2 - Welwyn Roman Baths, Welwyn By Pass, Welwyn, Herts AL6 9NX. Tel: 01707 271362.
Attraction 3 - Paradise Wildlife Park, White Stubbs Lane, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, EN10 7QA. Tel: 01992 470490. pwpark.com.
Attraction 4 - Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban, St Albans, Hertfordshire, UK, AL1 1BY. Tel: + 44 (0) 1727 860780.
Attraction 5 - ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Whipsnade, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 2LF. Tel: 0871 716 2354.

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For accommodation in other areas near to Watford, Hertfordshire see London accommodation.

Telephoning Watford from abroad - To dial a number in Watford from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Watford

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