The Destination Management Strategy highlights our potential and ambition to do even more. We want to use the opportunities presented here to showcase what is great about Watford.

This includes our more hidden cultural treasures as well as the ones that are emerging thanks to our vibrant, diverse communities and through the use of new, digital media and technology – another area where the town is forging ahead.

– Road – Watford can be easily reached from Junction 5 of the M1 motorway and Junctions 19 and 20 of the M25.

– Bus – There are a number of bus services running to Watford. Use to plan your journey.

– Train/Tube – Watford is served by three train stations. Watford Junction is serviced by the London Overground line and National Rail services to London Euston; Watford station is serviced by the Metropolitan line on the London Underground; and Watford High Street station provides access to the London Overground line to central London. Visit or to plan your journey.

– Car Parks – the most popular ones include intu Watford Kings, Queens and Palace car parks,  CitiPark Gade, Church and Sutton car parksAvenue car park and Town Hall car park. You can view all our car parks here.


SpendLocal#13: Meet Leila & Paul from @TheLPCafe, with newest team member Otto. Since opening its doors in 2013 they have prided themselves on speciality coffee, tea, cakes, freshly prepared sandwiches and a wide selection of new releases, classic reissues and pre-loved records.

Watford Gyms are once again welcoming you back!🏋️

@fitness4lessuk: "Myself and many other businesses in Watford have done all we can to keep our sites safe and ready for you to visit. So please, support us in any way you can – because right now, we need you all more than ever.”

Welcome back Watford! 🥳

Fantastic to see locals supporting and enjoying our town centre with more businesses opening their doors once again 🤩

Our businesses have gone above and beyond to welcome you back safely!😷

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