By Car

We are just 5 minutes away from Junction 4 on the A1(M), just follow the signs to the town centre. If you are using satellite navigation our post code is AL8 6HA.

Car Parks

Welwyn Garden City has several centrally located Car Parks with over 3000 spaces providing competitively priced parking. Find more information on car parks on Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council's Website.

There are also car parks at the Howard Centre, John Lewis and Sainsbury’s.

By Train

It only takes 25 minutes from Kings Cross!

Welwyn Garden City train station is just minutes from the town centre, accessed from within the Howard Centre. The station is on the Kings Cross GNER andThames Link routes with frequent trains between Welwyn Garden City and London Kings Cross to the south and Cambridge to the north.

For more information, fares and timetables visit Thames link.

Getting Around Welwyn Garden City - trains

By Bus

Bus services operate from a number of surrounding villages and towns and stop in the town centre. The main operator is Arriva.

For more information on fares and timetables please visit Intalink.

By Bicycle

For those arriving by bike there is a number of cycle racks outside the Howard Centre. You can download local cycling maps and information on Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council's website.

By Taxi

Welwyn Garden City has a taxi rank located on Stonehills/Fretherne Road outside the Howard Centre main entrance.

Accessible transportation

HAD offers a 24hour fully accessible vehicle transportation service, now with low floor vehicles which can carry up to 3 wheelchairs with either 6 or 9 seated passengers. All HAD vehicles are accessible for wheelchairs and have HAD livery,a low rear ramp, floor clamping and inertia reel seatbelts.

Contact HAD transportation service on: 01707 375159.

Getting Around

Getting Around

Getting to Welwyn Garden City could not be easier whatever method you choose. 

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Shopmobility provides free use of powered scooters and manual wheelchairs, helping people with walking difficulties to shop in the town centre.

If you have severe mobility difficulties, by prior arrangement, a member of the team will meet you at your car with a scooter or wheelchair.

Shopmobility can be found on the First floor in the Howard Centre, for more information telephone 01707 336688.

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