Herefordshire Visitor information


An Introdution to Herefordshire

Herefordshire is a county of unspoilt countryside, market towns of distinctive character and a wealth of varied landscapes from a historic City to fascinating villages.

Things to do in Herefordshire

Herefordshire is home to the Clearwell caves, mined for 4,500 years! It also has many historic properties including Croft castle and Eastnor Castle. Berrington hall was one of Henry Holland's first houses. The Weir is a stunning riverside garden which is accessible all eyar round.

Other attractions to visit include - 

Moors Meadow - An intriguing and eclectic garden, offering superb views over the Kyre Valley

Getting to Herefordshire

By Car 

Herefordshire is a 3 hours drive from London and only 1 and a half hours from Birmingham airport with access via the motorways M4 or M5/M50.

By Air

The nearest international airport is Birmingham which is an hour and a half drive from the county and also has train connections to Herefordshire.

By Coach

National Express Coaches operates a service throughout the UK . Visitors may travel direct from London and Birmingham to Hereford, Ledbury or Ross-on-Wye. First and Stagecoach run most of the local bus services.

By Rail

There are railway stations located at Hereford City, Leominster, Colwall and Ledbury. From London's Paddington station the train journey takes approximately 2 and a half to 3 hours.