Race HQ: Cassiobury Park, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 7HY
From Watford town centre: From the top of the High Street (where the pond is) follow Rickmansworth Road (A412) past the Town Hall, Watford Colosseum and The Peace Hospice.
A road-free cycle route links the town centre to the park (same directions as above). The Ebury Way cycle and footpath between Rickmansworth and Watford is within 2km of the park and can be reached by cycling down the old Ascot Road, crossing Rickmansworth Road and then along Gade Avenue.
There is one official car park for Cassiobury Park at the end of Gade Avenue near the bottom of Cassiobury Park Avenue (WD18 7LG is the nearest postcode).
The car park is signposted from the centre of town and Rickmansworth Road with brown tourist information signs. Parking is free but limited.
There are additional car parks in the town centre, which charge to use them, as alternatives. The nearest of these to Cassiobury Park are the Town Hall car park, Avenue car park, and Gade car park (NB this is not the one in Gade Avenue).
Cassiobury Park is a 2 minute walk from the Watford Metropolitan line station on the London Underground network. Exit the station onto Cassiobury Park Avenue and turn right, after about 150 metres turn left onto Shepherds Road – the park is straight ahead of you.
Watford Junction (1.3 miles) and Watford High Street (2.1 miles) are the two closest overground stations.
The 352 and W30 services stop outside Watford Metropolitan line station which is a two minute walk from the park.