Venue and Transport
 
 


Quick guide on airport links to venue:

AIRPORT LINKS

LONDON HEATHROW and GATWICK

Travel direct by train from Heathrow or Gatwick Airports to Northampton and Central Milton Keynes for Whittlebury:

Travelling from Heathrow direct to Whittlebury:

The Railair (Watford) train service provides a rail link to Watford Junction. from Watford Junction the Silverlink train service travels to Milton Keynes and Northampton (discover times and cost of rail journies at http://www.rail.co.uk) Whittlebury Hall can then be reached by taxi.

Travelling from Gatwick direct to Whittlebury:

The Gatwick Express train travels to Milton Keynes ( 1 hour and 40 minutes) and Northampton (2 hours)  (discover times and cost of rail journies at http://www.rail.co.uk )  Whittlebury Hall can then be reached by taxi.

Direct bus services from Heathrow, Gatwick to Milton Keynes Coach Station - details at this web site: http://www.nationalexpress.com/neh.cfm




LONDON STANSTEAD Airport

A direct bus (service 777) operates from Stansted to Milton Keynes 8 times a day with a journey time of 2 hours 15 minutes, fare approx. £21 http://www.nationalexpress.com/neh.cfm.




Travelling from Luton direct to Whittlebury:

There is no direct rail service from Milton Keynes to Luton but several express bus routes provide a reasonable service. Three are 17 buses a day from the Coachway to Luton Airport (services 230 & 777 http://www.pindar.co.uk/bucks/tt/777mkndx.htm) - the journey time is just 45 minutes. Alternatively, a bright red Virgin bus picks up at the front of Milton Keynes railway station and the shopping centre and runs to Luton Airport approximately hourly with a journey time of just under an hour - this service does not operate through the night.

Taxi to from Luton to Whittlebury: - Fare is around 36. You can pre-book a taxi with Carolton Car Service telephone +44 (0)1908 307030.




TAXI

From Milton Keynes Central Train Station to Whittlebury : fare approx. £20.00, journey time about 20 mins.