Waltham Abbey travel guide

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You're Going to Love Waltham Abbey

With a population of 18,069, Waltham Abbey is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

When to visit Waltham Abbey

Waltham Abbey in March
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Waltham Abbey in March
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Waltham Abbey


When flying to Waltham Abbey, you’ll arrive at London City (LCY), which is located 21 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Waltham Abbey from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 27h 25m.


AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Waltham Abbey, followed by Eurostar. The train journey from Waltham Abbey to Birmingham takes 1h 25m and costs around $32 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Bristol, expect to pay about $52 for a 1h 32m trip.


Another option to get to Waltham Abbey is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 22 km from Waltham Abbey. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in London.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Waltham Abbey, including National Express, FlixBus and Megabus. From Bristol, the bus ride to Waltham Abbey takes 209 km and will cost you around $8. From Birmingham, the ticket costs about $20 for a journey of 217 km.

Airports near Waltham Abbey

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Where to stay in popular areas of Waltham Abbey

Hiring a car in Waltham Abbey

Expect to pay $3.21 per litre in Waltham Abbey (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $38.48 and $51.30.