St Albans tourist and travel information

St Albans tourist and travel information

St Albans Travel Information

Travel Information St Albans 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.


bus and coach travel

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

Travel by train

Rail St Albans - Travel by train - St Albans Station, Station Approach, Station Way, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 5HE. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting room. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Shops. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Only parts of station step free access. Wheelchairs available. Taxi rank.

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


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 St Albans.

M1 Motorway

Roads St Albans - Travel by road - St Albans is about 3 miles east of Junction 8 of the M1 Motorway. The M1 is a north - south motorway which links London to Leeds. St Albans is about 25 miles from London and 175 miles from Leeds.

M1 Motorway

M10 Motorway

Roads St Albans - Travel by road - The M10 Motorway is a short stretch of Motorway from the M1 to St Albans.

M10 Motorway

M 25 Motorway

Roads St Albans - Travel by road - St Albans is about 3 miles NW of Junction 22 of the M 25 Motorway. The M 25 is the London orbital motorway, over 100 miles in circumference.

M 25 Motorway

A1 Motorway

Roads St Albans - Travel by road - St Albans is about 4 miles west of junction 3 of the A1(M). The A1 and the Motorway known as the A1(M) runs from London to Edinburgh. St Albans is about 385 miles from Edinburgh and 25 miles from London.

A1 Motorway

St Albans Tourist Information


Sport St Albans - Sport - Batchwood Hall Golf Club, Batchwood Drive, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 5XA. Tel: 01727844250. Mid Herts Golf Club. Gustard Wood, Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, AL4 8RS. About 6 miles north of St Albans on the B651. Tel: 01582832788.



Sport St Albans - Sport - St Albans City FC, Clarence Park, York Road, St Albans, AL1 4PL. Tel: 01727 864296.

St Albans City FC


Stores St Albans - Shopping - A lot of St Albans' buildings date back to the 15th Century, including Clock Tower and the St Alban’s Street Market which is still held every Wednesday and Saturday. The magnificent cathedral has a 300ft nave, the longest medieval nave in Britain. Marks & Spencer, 21 St Peter's Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3DP. Tel: 01727 840935. Woolworths - 33-39 St Peters Street, St Albans, AL1 3DS, Tel: 01727 851545.



Entertainment St Albans - 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 St Albans. The Showground is located 300 metres from Junction 9 of the M1. The Showground is signposted from the motorway.


Other information St Albans - Other information - Alban Arena, Civic Centre, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3LD. Tel: 01727 844 488. A programme of Shows, Rock and Pop Concerts, Comedy, Films.



St Albans hotels


For hotels accommodation in other areas nearby see Hertford hotels & Harpenden 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 St Albans is about 4 miles west of junction 3 of the A1(M).

Hertfordshire map

Attractions Attractions (see details below)

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

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.

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