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Transport & Directions to Amersham

Amersham is located 27 miles north west of central London.

By Road to Amersham

Amersham is located on the A413. click here to go to the Streetmap web site and display a map of the Amersham area.

From the M25, exit at Junction 18 and take the A404 sign posted to Amersham (5 miles) passing through Chorleywood and Little Chalfont
From the M40, exit at Junction 2 and take the A355 sign posted to Amersham (6 miles)
From the M1, exit at Junction 8 at Hemel Hempstead proceed towards town centre and look for the A41(M) Aylesbury then proceeding approx 3.5 miles and take the A416 to Chesham proceed and follow signs to Amersham.(approx 10 miles)

By Rail to Amersham




Amersham Railway station is at the end of the Metropolitan Line of London Underground. Catch northbound Metropolitan line trains from Baker Street Underground station to Amersham. The service is half hourly and takes about 50 - 60 minutes.

Amersham is also served by Chiltern Railways by their London Marylebone to Aylesbury trains. You can catch a northbound Chiltern Railways' train to Aylesbury or Aylesbury Vale Parkway (via Amersham), the service is half hourly and takes about 40 minutes. The Chiltern Railway trains are faster the Metropolitan trains.
Tickets to and from Amersham can be used on both Chiltern and Metropolitan services as can Transport for London's Oyster card.


For trains to London you can either catch the Metropolitan Line trains into Baker Street and then onward to the City - via Euston, Kings Cross, Liverpool Street (these take about 50 - 60 minutes to Baker Street and 60 - 70  minutes to the City). A faster service is available by Chiltern Railways' trains into London Marylebone, taking about 40 minutes. Tickets bought at Amersham are valid on both services and trains run about every 15 - 30 minutes. For visiting London's West End the Marylebone train service is probably the fastest, for the City use the Metropolitan service.

For more details about the Underground Services or Tube click here - this site also includes a journey planner
For more details about Chiltern Railways click here

By Bus to Amersham

There are local bus services to and from Amersham to Watford, Chesham, High Wycombe, Slough and Heathrow. Services intervals vary and less in the evenings and weekends.

For more details about public transport, see the transport section of the Buckinghamshire County Council web site here

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