Harlow tourist and travel information

Harlow tourist and travel information

Harlow Travel Information

Hire - Harlow Harlow is situated in Essex, only a mile from the Hertfordshire border. Harlow is well served by road, rail and air transport links.

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bus and coach travel

Hire - Beadnell Harlow - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33. Harlow is will served by various national and regional coach operators. Harlow is linked with Heathrow Airport by the Green Line coach network. Tel: 0844 801 7261. www.greenline.co.uk.


Travel by train

Hire - Harlow Harlow - Travel by train - 'ONE' provides a service from London to Harlow Town and Harlow Mill stations, from London Liverpool Street Station, taking about 35-50 minutes. Some trains from London to Cambridge or Stansted Airport also stop at Harlow. Harlow Town Station is the main station for Harlow, with Harlow Mill mainly serving Old Harlow.

National Express. Main regions: Operates local, suburban and express services. Tel: 0845 600 7245. www.nationalexpress.com

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M 11 Motorway

Roads Harlow - Travel by road - Harlow is about 2 miles north of Junction 7 of the M 11 Motorway. The M 11 Motorway links London to Cambridge. Harlow is about 30 miles from London and 40 miles from Cambridge.

M11 Motorway


Hire - Harlow Harlow - Travel by road - Sitting as it does alongside the M11, which runs north to Cambridge and south to London, and only a few miles north of the M25, Harlow is ideally placed for travel to all parts of the UK.


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Airport Stansted Airport, Enterprise House, Bassingbourne Road, Essex, CM24 1QW. Tel +44 (0)870 000 0303. Stansted is the third busiest airport in the UK, serving more than 160 destinations across 35 countries, and with over 23 million passengers passing through. London Stansted Airport is conveniently situated just off the M11 - from London use Junction 8a or from Cambridge use Junction 8. Stansted airport is about 10 miles from Harlow. stanstedairport.com

Stansted airport

Hire - Harlow Harlow is 7 miles south of Bishops Stortford, 9 miles south of Stansted airport and 5 miles north of Epping.

Harlow Tourist Information


Sport Harlow - Sport - Nazeing Golf Club, Middle Street, Nazeing, Near Harlow, Essex, EN9 2LW. About 3 miles SW of Harlow. M11 Junction 7. Tel: 01992893798.



Sport Harlow - Sport - Harlow Sportcentre, Hammarksjold Road, Harlow, Essex, M20 2JF. Tel: 01279 307300.

Swimming pool


Stores Harlow - Shopping - Marks & Spencer, 36 Broad Walk, The High, Harlow, Essex, CM20 1JE. Tel: 01279 417251. British Home Store Harlow - 24 Harvey Centre, Essex, CM20 1XT. Tel: 0845 8410197. Boots the Chemist. Tel: 01279 424049. Barclays Bank. Tel: 01279 694141. Post Office. Tel: 01279 866185.

Town Centre Shopping


Entertainment Harlow - Entertainment and attractions - facilities include a museum, churches, multiplex cinemas, restaurants, bars and nightclubs. Cineworld - Harlow, Queensgate Centre, Queensgate Centre, Edinburgh Way, Harlow, CM20 2AG. Tel: (0871) 200 2000. The Playhouse Harlow, The Playhouse,
Playhouse Square, Harlow, Essex CM20 1LS. Tel: 01279 431945.


Art Gallery

Other information Harlow - Other information - The Museum of Harlow, Muskham Road (Off First Avenue), Harlow. Tel: 01279 454959. The Gibberd Gallery, Civic Centre, The Water Gardens, Harlow, CM20 1WG. Tel: 01279 446760. Harlow Sculpture Collection - Sited throughout the town. Lee Valley Information Service, Stubbins Hall Lane, Crooked Mile, Essex, EN9 2EG, Tel: +44 (0)1992 702 200. Old Harlow Library. Tel: 01279 433170.




Harlow hotels


Guest house bed and breakfast in Harlow

Self catering accommodation in Harlow

Essex Map and Attractions

Stanstead Airport is 42 miles from London. It is 68 miles from Haverhill to Tilbury and 56 miles from Stanstead Mountfitchet to Harwich.

Ferries Ferries indicated are Harwich and Ipswich.

Airports Airport indicated is Stansted Airport.

Roads Harlow is about 2 miles north of Junction 7 of the M 11 Motorway.

Map of Essex

Attractions Attractions (see details below)

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

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Hedingham Castle, Castle Hedingham, Essex. CO9 3DJ. Tel: 01787 460261. hedinghamcastle.co.uk
Attraction 2 - Colchester Zoo, Maldon Road, Stanway, Colchester, Essex, CO3 0SL. Tel: 01206 331292. colchester-zoo.co.uk
Attraction 3 - Audley End House and Gardens, Audley End, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4JF. Tel: 01799 522399. english-heritage.org.uk
Attraction 4 - Central Museum/ Planetarium/ Discovery Centre, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6ES. Tel : 01702 434449
Attraction 5 - Essex Wildlife Trust, Langdon Nature Reserve, Third Avenue, Lower Dunton Road, Basildon, Essex SS16 6EB. Tel 01268 419103. essexwt.org.uk
Attraction 6 - Great Leighs Ltd, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 1QP. Tel: 01245 362412. The UK's newest racecourse. greatleighs.com

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For hotels in other areas near to Harlow see Bishops Stortford hotels & Ware hotels

For bed and breakfast accommodation in other areas near to Harlow Essex see bed and breakfast in Great Dunmow bed and breakfast in Bishops Stortford.

For self catering in other areas nearby see self catering accommodation in Ware & self catering accommodation in Welwyn Garden City.

Harlow - Local Information. Boots the Chemist 01279 424049 - Barclays Bank 01279 694141 - Post Office 01279 866185 - Norman Booth Leisure Centre 01279 438199 - Old Harlow Library 01279 433170 - Harlow Pool and Fitness Centre 01279 446430

Telephoning Harlow from abroad - To dial a Harlow number 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 Harlow

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