St Albans is located in southern Hertfordshire, England, around 22 miles (35 km) north of central London, which forms the main urban area of the City and District of St Albans. It became the first major town on the old Roman road of Watling Street for travellers heading north and became the Roman city of Verulamium.
It is a historic market town, and is now a sought-after dormitory town within the London commuter belt. Property prices are notoriously high within the district, which is one of the most expensive in the UK.
Serviced offices in St Albans can be found either centrally or on the outskirts of town, all offices are of a high specification and are easily reached from the M1 and only 15 minutes from Luton airport.
Tenants with access to serviced offices in St Albans have some of the best transport links in England. Overground services, buses and airports are all close-by, ensuring that you are well connected when it comes to travelling to and from your serviced offices in St Albans.
Airport Code: LHR
Distance from St Albans: 19 miles (31km)
Airport Code: LTN
Distance from Rickmansworth: 8 miles (14km)
Airport Code: LCY
Distance from west London: 23 miles (38km)
The City of St Albans is served by two railway stations. St Albans City Station is situated in Victoria Street and services are run by First Capital Connect. The service connects Bedford in the north, directly through London, to Brighton in the south. Gatwick Airport and Luton Airport are also served on the same line.
From December 2008, major engineering works will affect some services. St Albans Abbey Station is situated at the bottom of Holywell Hill and services are provided by London Midland. The station provides a local service into Watford Junction, from where you can connect to the Euston Mainline services.
There are three operating companies serving serviced offices in St Albans: Metroline PLC, Arriva and Uno.