Travel to Watford
Just 17 miles from central London, in the county of Hertfordshire, lies Watford
. With lots to see and do in the area, it’s a popular place to stay when paying a visit to or working in the capital. If you’re on the hunt for cheap travel to London
from Watford, Liftshare can help you out.
Exploring the town
Pay a visit to Cassiobury Park
for some peace and quiet. Get some fresh air, have a kick about, or simply sit and watch the world go by in 190 acres of green space. Plenty of entertainment and events take place in the park too, from organised runs, marathons and races to funfairs, firework displays and horse and carriage rides.
If you’d like to hit the shops, head to intu Watford
(also known as the Harlequin Shopping Centre) at the heart of the town centre. Expect plenty of big retail brands, as well as a great selection of eating venues. Be sure to explore the town centre too – you’ll find many independent shops as well as inviting cafés, pubs and restaurants. If you’re a football fan, see if you can catch a Watford F.C. game at Vicarage Road
Arts, sport and local history
Culture vultures can visit the Edwardian Watford Palace Theatre
or The Pump House for a taste of the local arts. History buffs can learn more about the area at the Watford Museum, which is actually housed in a former brewery. As well as artefacts related to Watford’s heritage, the museum houses a collection of fine art and sculpture.
Cheap travel to London
Use Liftshare to blag a bargain ride, and you can be in the centre of London in just an hour’s time. Once in the capital, you can visit the West End, pop to see the Queen, explore Camden Market, take advantage of the free museums or take a stroll along the Thames. Whether you live in Watford and are looking for a cheap commute to London, or are just around for a quick stopover, make sure you save your pennies for what matters most.