Travel to school
Including dedicated late coach routes
From London Euston by train
From Heathrow by car
Our school locations are easily accessible
Berkhamsted town is a historic market town with a family environment. Its traditional High Street is bustling with both well-known brands and independent shops. Its great location provides easy links to London (direct trains 30 minutes from Euston) and Heathrow (40 minutes by car) making it easily accessible for both national and international families looking for a day or boarding school. The School is easily accessible using both public or private transport links.
Our satellite Prep is conveniently located in the commuter town of Amersham.
Amersham is a market town and civil parish within the Chiltern district in Buckinghamshire, England, in the Chiltern Hills, 27 miles northwest of central London. It is part of the London commuter belt. Heatherton is located within easy walking distance of Amersham station which allows for an easy commute to London Marylebone by Chiltern Railways in 40min or the Metropolitan line London Underground.
The Heatherton site is just 25 minutes from Berkhamsted, with Senior School bus routes collecting pupils from the surrounding area allowing Heatherton girls to continue their educational journey within the Berkhamsted Schools Group with ease.
Berkhamsted train station is easy walking distance from all our campuses with the Pre-Prep a longer up-hill walk out of town. You may prefer to take a local taxi for the short journey.
Amersham train station is an easy 10 minute walk to the Heatherton site.Berkhamsted train times
For our Senior and Sixth pupils, we offer our own network of coach services which stop at many of our local villages and towns in Bucks and Herts making the School commute an easy one for many families.Download an example coach route map
Easy location to airports
Heathrow is 40 minutes away from Berkhamsted and 30 minutes from Amersham by car
Luton is 32 minutes away from Berkhamsted and 40 minutes from Amersham by car
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Parking options when visiting or commuting to Berkhamsted
There is limited visitor parking at Berkhamsted Day Nursery, Pre-Prep and Prep, however, there is no on-site parking at our Senior Schools. We recommend using local public car parks, the closest being behind Tesco and Waitrose – both on the High Street. For more locations please see the map below.
There is no onsite parking. We therefore recommend using local streets or parking in the public car parks in town and walking the short distance to the School. Please note, that the turning behind our School is a private road (Heatherton Park) and should not be used under any circumstance.