20 mins train from Liverpool Street

How to get toRiver Lee Country Parkcar-free

Visit River Lee Country Park car-free

Visit by bus for just £2 each way. Most buses in England are offering £2 Single Fares until 31st December 2024. Our journey planner will show you if your route is included, or you can find a full list of participating operators and routes here.

It’s easy to reach River Lee Country Park car-free, since Cheshunt train station is just 2 minutes away. Waltham Cross and Broxbourne are also nearby. Here’s a map of the Lee Valley.

Outside Cheshunt train station, you join the Water Birds Discovery Trail. Various other walks such as art trails begin at Hooks Marsh car-park (EN9 2ED), a 25-minute walk through the park away, or Fishers Green car park (EN9 2EF), a 35 minute walk. These are near to the Lee Valley Wildlife Discovery Centre (EN9 2EE).

There are direct trains to Cheshunt from: Tottenham Hale (15 mins), Liverpool Street (20 mins), Hackney Downs (20 mins), Hertford East (20 mins), Stratford (25 mins), Bishop’s Stortford (30 mins) and Cambridge (50 mins).

There are frequent buses to Cheshunt from: Waltham Cross (bus 251 and bus 310,) Broxbourne, Ware and Hertford (bus 310 and bus 907) and regular buses from Stevenage (bus 907).

Use our journey planner to get the best route from where you are.

Cyclists welcome - plan your route here

Here’s some information on access to attractions, buses and trains.

About River Lee Country Park

The 1,000 acre River Lee Country Park forms part of the 26-mile Lee Valley Regional Park. The regional park was set up in the 1960s to transform a former industrial river into a 'great playground'.
This section includes all manor of water: river, canal, reedbeds, lakes, wet meadows, scrapes, ditches, pools, muddy margins and dry meadows. Spot the birds and dragonflies or stay at the youth hostel in Cheshunt, hire boats in Broxbourne or try white water sports in Waltham Cross.

For any queries about visiting contact River Lee Country Park on 03000 030 610 or info@leevalleypark.org.uk

Address: Lee Valley Wildlife Discovery Centre, Seventy Acres Lake Waltham Abbey, Waltham Abbey, Waltham Cross, EN9 2EE. Visit Website