Travel & Maps

Royston boasts excellent transport links for visitors and business alike. The town is well situated at the crossroads of the main A505 and A10 roads, where North Hertfordshire meets South Cambridgeshire.

Royston enjoys a fast and frequent rail service into London Kings Cross in just 38 minutes, and Cambridge in 20 minutes. Timetables can be accessed at National Rail Enquiries and Thames Link. Royston station offers car parking for 341 cars and a bike park for almost 200 bicycles.

Royston is well situated at the crossroads of the main A505 and A10 roads, where North Hertfordshire meets South Cambridgeshire. The A1M and M11 each within a 15 minute drive, which link easily to the M25 and the A14. Royston has space for over 500 cars in six car parks throughout the town.  The car parks are managed by NHDC. Royston’s popular Free After Three scheme gives drivers free town centre car parking from 3pm each day.

The town is well served by bus services, with links to Cambridge, Hitchin, Hertford, Buntingford, Bishops Stortford and even Luton and Heathrow Airports. Timetables are available at Intalink.

It is worth mentioning Royston’s nearest airports – Stansted is just 30 miles away and London Luton 25 miles.  Even Heathrow airport is 60 miles.  All are easily accessible by road.

Maps

Royston Town Centre

This map of Royston Town Centre shows the location of car parks, attractions, the Tourist & Information Centre, and lots more.

Royston and Surrounding Area

This map shows the main road and rail routes into Royston, as well as the surrounding area.

Sustrans Cycle Routes

Royston has a number of traffic-free and on-road cycle paths. These link many of the residential areas with the station, with its own bike park for almost 200 bicycles.