Harpenden
in Hertfordshire of England, United Kingdom

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.817 and -0.357 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 49' 0" and W -0° 21' 25"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:18 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:54 am and 9:18 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Le Bons Bay
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to United Kingdom.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2020-07-08 07:23:41

Explore Harpenden

Harpenden in Hertfordshire (England) with it's 30,240 inhabitants is a city in United Kingdom about 23 mi (or 38 km) north-west of London, the country's capital.

Local time in Harpenden is now 03:18 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Harpenden, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London Luton Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Blenheim Palace in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 km), West. Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. We found 3 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Luton, Caddington, Streatley, Barton-le-Clay and Shillington. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 66 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 82%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 10th of July 2020

16°C (61 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.

Saturday, 11th of July 2020

18°C (64 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 12th of July 2020

20°C (68 °F)
14°C (56 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Golf and Spa Luton Hoo Hotel

Address
3,1 mi
The Mansion House Luton Hoo
LU1 3TQ Hyde
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Clarion Collection St Albans

Address
4,7 mi
Ryder House, Holywell Hill
AL1 1HG St. Albans
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Aubrey Park

Address
3,2 mi
Hemel Hempstead Road
AL3 7AF Hemel Hempstead
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


St Michaels Manor Hotel

Address
4,4 mi
Fishpool Street
AL3 4RY St. Albans
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Icon Hotel

Address
5,0 mi
15 STUART STREET
LU1 2SA Luton
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sopwell House Hotel & Country Club

Address
5,3 mi
Sopwell,Cottonmill Lane
AL1 2HQ St. Albans
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Stuart

Address
5,1 mi
Stuart Street 74
LU1 2SW Luton
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Luton Town Centre

Address
4,9 mi
REGENT STREET
LU1 5FA Luton
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


JCT.9 Holiday Inn LUTON-SOUTH M1

Address
3,5 mi
London Road,Markyate
AL3 8HH LUTON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Modern Clean Safe Studio

Address
4,5 mi
London Park House,146-158 Park Street
LU1 3EY Luton
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

HST passes East Hyde near Luton

Published: February 21, 2008
Length: 28:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: leylandbus

An HST in Midland Main Line colours is seen passing East Hyde near Luton on a foggy February morning.


Class 319 and Meridian at East Hyde near Luton

Published: February 21, 2008
Length: 28:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: leylandbus

A First Capital Connect Class 319 is followed closely by a Midland Main Line Meridian unit at East Hyde, near Luton.


Purfleet to Harpenden via Hadley Wood & Elstree (04-02-2013)

Published: February 11, 2013
Length: 12:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tony Rispoli

A very windy day! We start at Swanley where we see Networkers & a duo of Southern liveried Class 319s. Our next stop is at Purfleet, where we see a Class 90 hauled Freightliner working. Moving...


lego ship crash

Published: January 27, 2009
Length: 41:36 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: dalekvstripod11

a ship crashes into a oilwig.


16mm Narrow Gauge Penrhyn Large Quarry Hunslet visits Brambleton 13 April 2013

Published: April 13, 2013
Length: 08:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: allan black

My Hunslet locomotive is totally scratch built except for the wheels, motor, gears, bearings and a few resistors. it is battery powered and to drive her you move the reverser to forward or...


Luton to Hatfield on Boxing Day

Published: December 26, 2007
Length: 21:51 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: BigToe7000

Luton to Hatfield via... M1 A5183 Redbourn Lane Walkers Road Piggotshill Lane Wheathampstead Road Harpenden Road Marford Road Green Lanes Manor Road A1001 B6426.


john buggs oblivon

Published: November 07, 2008
Length: 55:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mickey Campbell

film of oblivon at hampstead heath 2008.


Winterwonderland in Harpenden 2008-09

Published: July 22, 2009
Length: 18:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mike Joiner

The winter of 2008-09 hit Harpenden hard. 3 or 4 episodes of heavy snow kept kids of fschool and kept cars at home. Harpenden town centre and common looked wonderfull and for once everything...


Prank call M&S.Chinese Frank

Published: November 16, 2011
Length: 42:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 199SANCHEZ

Goooodd evening ?


driving lesson 1

Published: August 24, 2009
Length: 24:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Lilian Robins

first impromtu lesson.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Rothamsted Research

Rothamsted Research, previously known as the Rothamsted Experimental Station and then the Institute of Arable Crops Research, is one of the oldest agricultural research institutions in the world, having been founded in 1843. It is located at Harpenden in the English county of Hertfordshire. One of the stations best known and longest running experiments is the Park Grass Experiment, a biological study that started in 1856 and has been continuously monitored ever since.

Located at 51.8092, -0.355278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Agriculture in the United Kingdom, Agricultural soil science, Organisations based in Hertfordshire, Buildings and structures in Hertfordshire, Organizations established in 1843, Rothamsted Experimental Station, Harpenden

Harpenden Town F.C

Harpenden Town Football Club is a football club based in Harpenden, Hertfordshire, England. It was established in 1891 and was the founding member of the Herts County League in 1898. It has reached the Second Round of the FA Vase twice in its history. It is currently a member of the Spartan South Midlands Football League Division One for the 2012–13 season.

Located at 51.8127, -0.360689 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Association football clubs established in 1891, Spartan South Midlands Football League, Harpenden, Football clubs in Hertfordshire, 1891 establishments in England

Harpenden RFC

Harpenden Rugby Football Club is a rugby club based in Harpenden.

Located at 51.8022, -0.372389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
English rugby union teams, Sport in Hertfordshire, Sports clubs established in 1919

St Nicholas Church, Harpenden

The church of St Nicholas in Harpenden is a parish church in the Church of England.

Located at 51.8169, -0.3584 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Church of England churches in Hertfordshire, History of Hertfordshire, Visitor attractions in Hertfordshire, Harpenden

Lydekker Park

Lydekker Park is a 3-acre park in Harpenden, Hertfordshire. The land was formerly part of the garden of Harpenden Lodge, built in 1803, home for many years to the Lydekkers, one of the town's oldest families. In 1937 Hilda Lydekker, last surviving member of the Lydekker family, entered into an agreement with the former Harpenden Urban District Council that the 11 acres of land attached to Harpenden lodge should become an open space for the people of Harpenden.

Located at 51.8196, -0.3578 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Hertfordshire

Rothamsted Park

Rothamsted Park is a 56-acre public park in Harpenden, Hertfordshire.

Located at 51.8119, -0.360556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Hertfordshire, Harpenden

Harpenden East railway station

Harpenden East was one of two stations serving the town of Harpenden, the other station which remains open being Harpenden Central. Originally named Harpenden, the East suffix was added in 1950 to distinguish it from the Midland Railway station.

Located at 51.8227, -0.3415 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former Great Northern Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1860, Railway stations closed in 1965, Disused railway stations in Hertfordshire, Beeching closures in England

Southdown Road Skew Bridge

Southdown Road Skew Bridge is a ribbed skew arch railway bridge, which carries the Midland Main Line across Southdown Road in Harpenden, Hertfordshire. Built of brick by the Midland Railway and opening in 1868, it is notable for its extreme skew angle of approximately 65°.

Located at 51.808, -0.3465 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway bridges in England, Arch bridges, Skew bridges, Bridges in Hertfordshire, Bridges completed in 1868, Transport in Hertfordshire

Rothamsted Manor

Rothamsted Manor is a former manor and current manor house, situated in Harpenden in the English county of Hertfordshire.

Located at 51.8059, -0.3693 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Hertfordshire, Harpenden

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09 Jul
2020

Headteacher's Breakfast Meeting Summer 2 - Discovery Academy
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11 Jul
2020

PUB CRAWL SATURDAYS! Free Weekly Pub Crawl Event In St Albans
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17 Jul
2020

The Story Of Guitar Heroes
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18 Jul
2020

Gyles Brandreth: Break A Leg!
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19 Jul
2020

St Albans Comic-Con 2020
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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26 Jul
2020

H.M.S. Pinafore .. In The Woods!
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27 Jul
2020

Monday 27th July Activity Day
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28 Jul
2020

Tuesday 28th July CSI Academy
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St Albans Tribe Night
Starting at: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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29 Jul
2020

Wednesday 29th July Activity Day
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30 Jul
2020

Thursday 30th July Activity Day
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31 Jul
2020

Friday 31st July Pirate Themed Day
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80s Anthems Vs 90s Club Classics - St Albans
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01 Aug
2020

The Legends Festival - St Albans
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03 Aug
2020

Monday 3rd August Activity Day
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