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Hemel Hempstead tourist and travel information

Hemel Hempstead Travel Information

Travel Information Hemel Hempstead is now one of the 'New Towns' located outside London, where the M25 and M1cross. Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33. A bus service runs from Gatwick via Heathrow & Luton airports to Hemel Hempstead. Hemel Hempstead is linked with London by the Green Line coach network. Tel: 0844 801 7261. www.greenline.co.uk.


Travel by train

Rail Hemel Hempstead - Travel by train - Hemel Hempstead Station, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP3 9BQ. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting room. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Shops. Toilets. Only parts of station step free access. Wheelchairs available. Taxi rank. Hemel Hempstead is on the main line between London Euston and Rugby, and the town has good links to the Midlands and the North.

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 Hemel Hempstead - Travel by road - Hemel Hempstead is about 1 mile west of Junction 8 of the M1 Motorway. The M1 is a north - south motorway which links London to Leeds. Hemel Hempstead is about 27 miles from London and 172 miles from Leeds.

M1 Motorway

M 25 Motorway

Roads Hemel Hempstead - Travel by road - Hemel Hempstead is about 4 miles north of Junction 20 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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Airport Luton Airport, Navigation House, Airport Way, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 9LY. Tel: +44 (0) 1582 405 100. London Luton Airport is easily accessible from all over the country and located close to the M1 and M25. The airport lies just off the A505 and is clearly signposted. The airport offers a wide range of shops and restaurants. Luton airport is about 14 miles from Hemel Hempstead.


Hemel Hempstead Tourist Information


Sport Hemel Hempstead - Sport - Little Hay Golf Club, Box Lane, Bovingdon, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP3 0DQ. About 2 miles west of Hemel Hempstead on the B4505. Tel: 01442833798.



Sport Hemel Hempstead - Sport - ICE SKATING. SILVER BLADES HEMEL HEMPSTEAD, Jarman Park, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 4JW. Tel: 01442 292202. Swimming at Aquasplash indoor tropical water park, Jarman Park. Tel: 01442 292203. Tenpin Bowling, Hotshots Tenpin Bowl, Jarman Park. Tel: 01442 292208. Hemel Ski Centre, St. Albans Hill. Tel: 01442 241321. Dry Ski Slope, skiing and snowboarding. Hemel Hempstead Town Football Club, Vauxhall Road. Tel: 01442 259777.



Stores Hemel Hempstead - Shopping - The Marlowes Shopping Centre is close to the town centre. THE MARLOWES SHOPPING CENTRE, Hemel Hempstead, Herts HP1 1DX. Tel: 01442 236233. Also nearby is Jarman Park, a retail and leisure complex that includes cinema, bowling alley and dry-ski slope. Hemel Hempstead holds an antiques market on a Wednesday and general market on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Marks & Spencer, 237 Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP1 1BL. Tel: 01442 247414.



Entertainment Hemel Hempstead - Entertainment and attractions - Herts County Show, The Showground, Dunstable Road, Redbourn, Herts. AL3 7PT. Tel: 01582 792626. Traditional County Show held annually on the 2nd bank holiday in May. About 5 miles north of Hemel Hempstead. The Showground is located 300 metres from Junction 9 of the M1. The Showground is signposted from the motorway. Leisure World - Jarman Park, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 4JW. A large, indoor leisure and entertainment complex in Jarmans Park, Hemel Hempstead. Swiming pool, cimena, ice skating, bowls, nightclubs, amusements. Fast food outlets. Location: In the centre of Hemel Hempstead. Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, Whipsnade, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 2LF. The country home of London Zoo. About 6 miles north of Hemel Hempstead. Cinema Empire, Jarman Park. Tel: 08 714 714 714.




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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 Hemel Hempstead is about 1 mile west of Junction 8 of the M1 Motorway.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

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

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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