Getting here

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Our address and phone number

81 to 83 High Street, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire, HP16 0AL
01494 892192

Great Missenden is a village in the heart of the Buckinghamshire countryside, situated about 20 miles northwest of London. Check our location on the map.


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By train

Great Missenden is served by a good train service direct from London Marylebone with two trains per hour. The journey takes 45 minutes and it's a quick and easy walk from the station to the Museum. See the Chiltern Railways website for an up-to-date timetable and details of engineering works which may affect the line. Take advantage of the 2for1 ticket offer from Chiltern Railways.

By car

Great Missenden is situated just off the A413.
From the M4, exit at Junction 8/9 onto the A404 towards High Wycombe.
From the M40, exit at Junction 4 onto the A4128 towards High Wycombe.
From the M25, exit at Junction 16 onto the M40 towards Oxford.
Use the Highways Agency website to help plan your journey. 

Car hire. Become a Zipcar member to get 2 for 1 Museum entry. For membership and car hire, visit the Zipcar website.

Parking

As the Museum is situated on the historic High Street of Great Missenden, there is no on-site parking. There is a pay and display car park on Link Road, less than 5 minutes walk away at HP16 9AE. Weekend visitors may use the station car park at HP16 9AZ. If parking anywhere else in the village, please park only in designated parking spaces and be aware of any time restrictions. For information on car sharing, visit the car share website.

By bus

The Arriva Bus Company runs a regular bus service between Great Missenden and High Wycombe from Monday to Saturday. Buses 48 and 55 serve Great Missenden.
Use the Travel line South East website to help plan your journey by public transport.

Coaches are not permitted along the High Street. Please use the coach drop-off point near the Buryfield car park, entrance on Link Road. Download the coach instructions from the Schools section of the site for further details.