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Arriving at Princes Risborough station:

Car-parking: at Princes Risborough station is arranged via Chiltern Railways and provided by APCOA - the Off-Peak parking fee on Saturdays and Sundays is £5.50 and on Weekdays before 16.00 hours is £8.50. Payment is via the station ticket machines and Debit/Credit Card, or you can pay by the RingGo App. In Princes Risborough Town the nearest designated parking is the Mount Car Park (however it is a 15-20 minute walk down Manor Park Avenue to the Station). On Sat and Sun parking is Free at the Mount Car Park or on Mon-Wed up to 3 Hours - £1 (Up to 4 Hours £1.50) and payment is by Debit/Credit Card, or the RingGo App

Public-transport: we encourage all of our visitors to travel by train or 'bus wherever possible - or indeed walk or cycle if you live nearby - and there is an easy interchange between Chiltern Railways and Santa's Steam Trains at Princes Risborough - access to all station platforms is via the footbridge and there are station lifts for those with accessability needs. For more information, times, fares please see the Chiltern Railways website or go to Traveline for both buses and trains. 

However you are arriving - please allow sufficient time for any delays on your journey to Princes Risborough and for crossing over to platform 4 via the footbridge, remembering there will be mutliple families arriving at the same time and that we cannot wait for late arrivals.

Arriving at Chinnor station:

Car-parking: the Railway is situated in Kiln Avenue, Chinnor, which is just off the B4009. The car-park is owned by the Railway and is FREE for ticket holders. Please set your SatNav to OX39 4BZ - the postal authorities do not issue a postcode for our free car park (which is opposite the station), but if you follow OX39 4BZ you will see the car park as you proceed along Kiln Avenue. We are easy to reach by car as Junction 6 on the M40 is just 3 miles away and Princes Risborough is 4 miles further along the B4009. Once you arrive in Chinnor village please follow the brown tourism signs displaying the steam locomotive to reach the Railway. Please contact us at enquiries@chinnorrailway.co.uk to ask about our level access route to the trains.

Public-transport: bus route link40 is provided by Carousel Buses which runs at approximately hourly intervals between Thame and High Wycombe via Chinnor. NEW: the link40 service is available every day, including on Sundays - which now makes travelling by bus to join the Railway a convenient option from areas such as High Wycombe, Stokenchurch, Thame, etc. Alight and re-join buses at Chinnor Village Hall, which is just a 5-7 minutes stroll to / from Chinnor station. Bus route No 275 is provided by Red Rose Travel which is a limited service between Oxford and High Wycombe via Chinnor. There are 3 services in each direction on Mondays to Fridays only (please note there is No Saturday or Sunday service). Alight and re-join buses at Chinnor Railway Station bus stop in Kiln Avenue, which is a short walk to Chinnor station. Timetable information can be obtained by visiting Traveline or calling them on 0871 200 22 33.

Arriving by Taxi at Chinnor: useful local telephone numbers: Village Cars (located at Princes Risborough station) 01844 342551; alternatively Risborough Cars 01844 274111, B&V 01844 342079, Witchers 01844 344239, Chinnor 01844 353637. 

Arriving by Bicycle at Chinnor: there is a bicycle rack located at the station entrance in Kiln Avenue, Chinnor.

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