Essential information

Find out more about drop-off points, parking, access and restaurants which cater for groups.

Getting here:

By road: St Albans is close to the M1 (junction 6), A1(M) and M25 (junctions 21A and 22), making it easily accessible from all parts of the UK.

For public transport options, see our how to find us page.

Parking in St Albans

There is coach parking available at two sites around St Albans city centre:
• Westminster Lodge car park, Verulamium Park, off Holywell Hill, St Albans AL1 2DJ
• Verulamium car park, St Michael's Street, off Bluehouse Hill, St Albans AL3 4SW

There are toilet facilities by Verulamium and Westminster Lodge car parks.

See our coach parking page for full details.

Restaurants for groups:

Abbot's Kitchen, St Albans Cathedral - tel: 01727 811768 - free tea / coffee or lunch per every 25 bookings (e.g. for a full coach load having lunch, both coach driver and GTO would be free).

Beech House, tel: 01727 701230

Café Rouge, tel: 01727 832777

Ye Olde Fighting Cocks, tel: 01727 869152

There are also many other cafés and restaurants in and around the city centre if your group members want to lunch independently.

City centre map

View our City Centre map online.


For help with putting together your tour, contact Jenny Swatton by emailing or calling 01727 819492.