Travel Information

We are conveniently located in north Hertfordshire, just outside the market town of Hitchin, London is 33 minutes by train and Cambridge is just 31 minutes.

The School operates a minibus service which provides transport to and from school from North London and towns across Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire. The routes are reviewed at the beginning of each academic year and costs on a term by term basis.

All buses arrive at Princess Helena College at 08:15 and depart in the evening at 18:00. 


Routes in use for 2019-2020


Letchworth (Queenswood Drive)
Hitchin (Old Hale Way)
Hitchin Train Station
Hitchin Town Centre

Pently Park
Old Welwyn
Stevenage (Coreys Mill)

Hadley Wood
Potters Bar
Brookmans Park Hotel

St Albans
Luton Airport (Parkway Station)


Grange Park
Valley Road (Welwyn Garden City)

PHC Route Guide

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