Royston tourist and travel information

Royston tourist and travel information

Royston Travel Information

Travel Information Royston is situated on the borders of Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire. It is a small market town at the crossroads of two ancient roads, the Icknield Way and Ermine Street.


bus and coach travel

Coaches Royston - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

M 11 Motorway

Roads Royston - Travel by road - Royston is about 9 miles west of Junction 10 of the M 11 Motorway. The M 11 Motorway links London to Cambridge. Royston is about 40 miles from London and 15 miles from Cambridge.

M11 Motorway

A1 Motorway

Roads Royston - Travel by road - Royston is about 9 miles NE of junction 10 of the A1(M). The A1 and the Motorway known as the A1(M) runs from London to Edinburgh. Royston is about 360 miles from Edinburgh and 45 miles from London.

A1 Motorway

Miles from town Royston Hertfordshire is approximately 12 miles NE of Stevenage and 12 miles west of Saffron Walden.

Travel by train

Rail Royston - Travel by train - Royston Station, Kneesworth Street, Royston, Hertfordshire, SG8 1JH. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting room. Pay phone. Shops. Toilets. Only parts of station step free access. Taxi rank.

First Capital Connect. Main Stations: Bedford, Luton, Peterborough, Kings Lynn, Cambridge, Kings Cross, Brighton, Moorgate. Tel: 0845 026 4700.

Royston Tourist Information


Sport Royston - Sport - Heydon Grange Golf & Country Club, Heydon, Royston, Hertfordshire, SG8 7NS. Tel: 01763 208988. About 4 miles east of Royston.



Stores Royston - Shopping - Woolworths - 40-42 High Street, Royston, SG8 9AN.Tel: 01763 242337. Co-op Pharmacy. Tel: 01763 260221. Lloyds Pharmacy. Tel: 01763 245960. Woolwich Royston. Tel: 0845-071 8157. Queens Road Sub Post Office. Tel: 01763 244143

Town Centre Shopping

Other information Royston - Other information - A museum was first established in Royston in 1856 and the history of the town is reflected in the Royston Tapestry displayed in the Museum (photo). Hidden beneath Melbourn Street is Royston Cave, discovered in 1742, it remains a mysterious and magical place, attracting visitors from around the world. Royston Town Council. Tel: 01763 245484. Royston Public Library. Tel: 01438 737333. Imperial War Museum Duxford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QR. Tel: +44 (0)1223 835 000. About 6 miles east of Royston.

Imperial War Museum Duxford



Royston hotels


For hotels accommodation in other areas nearby see Cambridge hotels & Letchworth hotels.

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 Royston is about 9 miles NE of junction 10 of the A1(M).

Hertfordshire map

Attractions Attractions (see details below)

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

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire SG3 6PY. Tel: +44 01438 812661.
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.
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.

See Royston attractions More Hertfordshire Attractions.

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Royston - Local Information. Royston Town Council 01763 245484 - Co-op Pharmacy 01763 260221 - Lloyds Pharmacy 01763 245960 - Woolwich Royston 0845-071 8157 - Queens Road Sub Post Office 01763 244143 - Royston Public Library 01438 737333

Telephoning Royston from abroad - To dial a Royston 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 Royston

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