Plan Your Route on Foot

Route 2: St Albans City Railway Station to St Albans City Centre

This route runs from St Albans City Station to St Albans City Centre and will take approximately 15 minutes. The route joins Walking Route 1 which continues to St Albans City Hospital

St Albans City Station is served by trains on the Thameslink line, between Bedford and Brighton. The service is operated by First Capital Connect. Many buses also serve the train station.

Start the walk outside St Albans City Railway Station.

Picture of the entrance to St Albans Railway Station


Exit the station and turn right. Cross the cobbled road here on your left and go up the gentle slope to the main road Victoria Street. You'll pass telephone boxes and a letter box.

Picture of the approach to St Albans City Station


At the top of the slope you're now on Victoria Street. Turn right onto the bridge.

Picture of the start of Victoria Street and the bridge over the railway


Cross the bridge over the railway and carry on down Victoria Street towards the Trinity United Reformed Church. The path slopes gently down here.

Picture of Victoria Street after the railway bridge


Cross at the junction of Victoria Street and Beaconsfield Road. Ahead of you you'll see the Trinity United Reformed ChurchPicture of the trinity United Reformed Church

Picture of the junction of Victoria Street and Beaconsfield Road. The United Reformed Church is visible.


Carry on straight along Victoria Street passing shops to your right.

Picture of Victoria Street showing shops on the right


At the busy junction of Victoria Street and Upper Lattimore Road, go straight across using the pedestrian crossing.

Picture showing the busy junction of Victoria Street and Upper Lattimore Road


Continue up Victoria Street passing Liverpool Road, Upper Marlborough Road and Bricket Road on your right.

At the junction of Victoria Street and St Peter's Street, turn right where this walk joins Walking Route 1 which proceeds to St Albans City Hospital

Picture showing the junction of Victoria Street and St Peter's Street


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