Missenden Abbey

You’ll find us at: Missenden Abbey Conference Centre, London Road, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire HP16 0BD

If you need to ask anything before you visit, please call 01494 866 811

Missenden Abbey Conference Centre is situated in the village of Great Missenden in the Chiltern Hills.

There’s a direct train link to the village from London Marylebone and regular buses from High Wycombe and Aylesbury. We welcome cyclists on site, and offer secure bike shelters for students, staff and guests. And, if you’re travelling by car, the Abbey is within easy reach of several motorways and main roads, including the M25, M40 and M4.

Travelling by train or bus?

Great Missenden station is on the Chiltern Railways line so is served by a direct link to London Marylebone. The train station is a five minute walk from the Abbey.

Regular buses from High Wycombe, Aylesbury and surrounding villages arrive and depart at the train station.

For details of trains and buses to Great Missenden, visit Transport for London website or call Traveline on 0871 200 2233.

Travelling by car?

Located near the A413, the Abbey is within easy reach of several motorways and main roads:

M25 – junction 16 onto M40

M40 – junction 2 at Beaconsfield (10 miles from Missenden Abbey)

M4 – junction 8 to High Wycombe (7 miles from Missenden Abbey)

Plan your route with Google Maps.

Once you arrive, there is free onsite parking.

Travelling by air?

Heathrow Airport is 25 miles from Missenden Abbey, and London Luton Airport is about the same distance away. You can get to us from both airports on public transport – go to Transport of London website to plan your route .

Gatwick and London Stansted Airports
are both 60 miles from the Abbey.

When you arrive

When you arrive at Missenden Abbey, please report to the main reception desk to sign in.

You will need to wear a visitor's pass during your visit and sign out when you leave. Please keep your personal belongings safely with you.

Need extra assistance?

If you need any assistance while you’re at Missenden Abbey, please call 01494 866 811 or email duty.manager@bucks.ac.uk before you arrive, so we can make any necessary arrangements.

Need accommodation?

There are a number of ensuite rooms available at Missenden Abbey. Book a room here or call us on 01494 866 811.

Get your bearings

Download the Abbey map.