Sourced from Wikivoyage. Text is available under the CC-by-SA 3.0 license.Royston is a town in Hertfordshire.
Royston is easily accessible by rail (on the Kings Cross/Cambridge line) and has good road connections north/south on the A10 and east/west on the A505.
There is a bus service round the town - the number 16 bus links various locations such as the train station, the town hall and the local supermarket to the residential areas of the town approximately half hourly , though it's not that big a place so you can walk wherever you need to go. There are also buses to other nearby locations
18 Royston to Buntingford - 7 times a day during the week, with connections there to Hertford
90/91 Royston to Letchworth via Baldock - 3 times a day during the week
127 Royston to Guilden Morden - 5 times a day during the week
There is also an express coach run by National Express that links Royston Tesco to Luton Airport, Hemel Hempstead, Heathrow Airport and Cambridge. Tickets for this service are limited and best booked online. This service runs 9 times a day, 7 days a week, but does not run from the Town Centre.
The train station in the town centre has trains that will take you to Cambridge, Ely and Kings Lynn, as well as Letchworth, Hitchin and Stevenage on the way to London and (occasionally) further to Gatwick Airport and Brighton
phone: +44 1223 206000address: Wimpole Estate, Arrington, SG8 0BW200 year old working farm and historic country house. See rare breeds of sheep, historic farming methods in use today, and wander through the landscaped country park. Particularly popular during the March/April lambing time.
Therfield HeathAn unspoiled area ideal for walkers, runners, etc. on the western edge of the town. Contains wide variety of plants and is the centre for the town's rugby, cricket, hockey and running clubs.
Shop in the high street with some delightfully old fashioned stores, alongside some modern chain stores. Nothing as big as M&S but you can get most things in the town if you look. The town centre also offers a bakers, "Days" and Butchers, "Knibbs" as well as a "Morrissons" supermarket, all of which are located within walking distance of each other.
There is also a market held every Wednesday and Saturday, as well as an occasional Farmer's or Italian market.
There are plenty of places to eat in addition, food is usually available in the public houses.
The Royal Bengal Tandoori Restaurantaddress: 55 High Street
Ashiana Spice Indian Restaurantaddress: 7 Baldock Street
Massala Indian Takeawayaddress: 73 Kneesworth Street
Mughal Kitchen Indian Takeawayaddress: 7 Kneesworth Street
Ashiana Indianaddress: 7a Baldock Street
The Royston Tandooriaddress: 4 George Lane
Fish and Chip Shops
Fish 'n' Chick'naddress: 17-21 Kneesworth Street
Master Fryeraddress: 15 Angel Pavement
Mulanaddress: 11 Kneesworth StreetPeking Szechuan Cantonese
Rasa Sayangaddress: 26 High StreetChinese & Malaysian Cuisine
Wing OnChinese Takeaway
Lotus Houseaddress: 25 Market Hill
Palazzoaddress: 41 Kneesworth Street
Thai Rack @ Glass Houseaddress: 29 Kneesworth Street
Lumpini Thai & The Jockeyaddress: 31-33 Baldock Street
- Coach and Horses
- Old Post Office
- Old Bull Inn
- Green Man
- Boars Head.
- Heath Sports Club on Therfield Heath.
Rooms available at The White Bear public house and at The Green Man.
Cambridge Motelprovides accommodation and can cater for events, such as weddings, company parties, etc.
Bed and breakfast
South FarmHigh quality bed and breakfast.