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Youth With A Mission Harpenden
6 Highfield Oval
Harpenden
Herts
AL5 4BX
UK

Reception Phone: +44 (0) 1582 463300

Training Registrar Phone: +44 (0) 1582 463344

 

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OPENING HOURS

Reception

Monday – Friday: 10am to 1pm

Oval Café

Monday – Friday: 9am to 5pm
Saturday: 10am to 4pm

Highfield Oval Site Hours

Monday – Saturday: 8am to 8pm
Sunday: 8am – 1pm

DIRECTIONS

From Luton Airport

Take a shuttle from the airport to the Luton Airport Parkway train station and then take a train to Harpenden (it is only one stop) for about £4.40.

On arrival at Harpenden, follow the instructions to Highfield Oval from Harpenden train station.

If you would rather take an Uber, this is possible too, for around £20-25 and takes 15-20 minutes depending on traffic. The Uber driver will pick you up from Pick Up A from the Short Term Car Park.

From Stansted Airport

Take a National Express coach from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Luton airport. This takes from an hour and 25 minutes (cost £16). Take a shuttle from the airport to the Luton Airport Parkway train station and then take a train to Harpenden (it is only one stop) for about £4.40.

 
On arrival at Harpenden, follow the instructions to Highfield Oval from Harpenden train station.
From Gatwick Airport

Take a Thameslink train (northbound) to Harpenden station. This takes about 1 ½ hours (cost £27 – £29).

On arrival at Harpenden, follow the instructions to Highfield Oval from Harpenden train station.

From London
Take a Thameslink train (northbound) from St. Pancras International station to Harpenden station. This takes approx. 25
– 40 minutes (costs from £14:10; cheapest standard ticket).
 
On arrival at Harpenden, follow the instructions to Highfield Oval from Harpenden train station.
From Harpenden Train Station
Ask for a taxi to Highfield Oval, on Ambrose Lane; it takes 4 – 5 minutes and costs about £8.
 
If you prefer to walk: exit the station from the front (i.e. not through the car park) and cross Station Road onto Bowers
Way (between Jack’s Fish and Chip shop and the kebab shop). Walk to the end of this road. You will come to Sun Lane.
Turn right and walk up the hill to Tennyson Road. Turn left onto Tennyson Road and walk to the end of the road. Turn left and then immediately right onto Ambrose Lane. Continue along Ambrose Lane, across a bridge and Highfield Oval
main entrance is on the right.
From Heathrow Airport

Take the 724 Green Line Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Albans train station. This takes 1 ½ – 2 hours (cost approx. £10). From St. Albans, take a train to Harpenden for about £3.80.

Alternatively, you can take the National Express coach from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Luton airport. This takes from 55 minutes to 1 ½ hours (cost £25). Take a shuttle from the airport to the Luton Airport Parkway train station and then take a train to Harpenden (it is only one stop) for about £4.40.

Another option would be to take the Underground (Piccadilly Line) from Terminal 2 & 3, 4 or 5 to King’s Cross / St Pancras International for £6 single fare. It takes just under one hour. From there take the train to Harpenden (see the instructions from Harpenden Train Station).

On arrival at Harpenden, follow the instructions to Highfield Oval from Harpenden train station.

If you would rather take an Uber (much cheaper than a taxi), this is possible too, for around £50-70 and takes 60-90 minutes depending on traffic. Make sure to go to the right pick-up location, as it will tell you on the app since it will be different depending which Terminal you arrive at.

 

By Road
For sat nav use AL5 4BX
 
1. From the M1, exit at Junction 10/10a for Luton / Luton airport
2. Follow the signs to Harpenden / St Albans (A1081)
3. Follow this road for about 3.5 miles into Harpenden
4. Turn left up Hillside Road (opposite Tesco Express) about 100 metres before a Railway Bridge over the road
(signposted for Private Hospital / King’s School)
5. At the top of Hillside road, turn right, onto Ambrose Lane
6. Highfield Oval main entrance is the 2nd on the left, just before a bridge over a disused railway line
7. You can park near the Factory/clock building, but not in the areas around the Oval which are residents only

Ywam Harpenden

6 Highfield Oval, Harpenden, AL5 4BX, UK

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