Princes Risborough Town Council


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By Road Princes Risborough lies 9 miles northwest of High Wycombe, 8 miles south-east of Thame, 10 miles south-west of Tring, 6 miles west of Great Missenden, 9 miles south of the county town of Aylesbury and 21 miles from Oxford. London is 38 miles away.

By Rail Princes Risborough railway station, which is three quarters of a mile from the town centre, is served by Chiltern Railways, and the trains, which run through High Wycombe to London Marylebone, provide a service approximately twice an hour. In the other direction there is also a half-hourly service to Haddenham, Thame, Bicester, Banbury and Birmingham, with services to Aylesbury via Great Kimble.

The Chinnor and Princes Risborough Steam Railway is to shortly reopen services from Princes Risborough Station, hosting many exciting Steam Railway experiences and events throughout the year. (See local organisations for details)

By Bus Princes Risborough is well served by buses, with half-hourly services between Aylesbury and High Wycombe passing through the town centre. Full Bus Timetables are available at the Wycombe District Council Information Centre located in the Risborough Branch Library and displayed at Bus Stops throughout the town

For further information on Bus and Train services please telephone Buckinghamshire County Council’s ‘Traveline Enquiry’ service on 0870 608 2608 (Mondays to Fridays 9am to 5pm) or ‘BCC Travel Guide’ on 01296 383299, for a regular updated recorded information bulletin. Or check for up to date information at:

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