An independent boarding and day school for boys and girls from 3 to 18

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How to Find Us

Directions by train

Trains from LIVERPOOL STREET ( London ) to CAMBRIDGE stop at AUDLEY END station. There is a taxi service which can take you the final 2 miles to the school or alternatively local buses provide a service meeting most trains.

Directions by car

From London or the South
Leave the M11 at junction 8 marked Stansted Airport, Bishop’s Stortford & Services. Take the A120 west towards Hertford and at the next immediate roundabout, go straight on to the next roundabout and take the third exit, the B1383, to Stansted Mountfichet and Newport. After Newport, turn right along the B1052 to Saffron Walden. Turn right at the double mini roundabout into Borough Lane. When you get to the traffic lights, go straight ahead and you will be in Mount Pleasant Road. The school car park is via the third entrance on the right.

From Cambridge or the North
Leave the M11 at Junction 10 marked Saffron Walden. Take the A505 east, towards Newmarket and at the first roundabout take the third exit, the A1301 and then the B184 to Saffron Walden. Pass through the shops in the centre of the town and when you get to the mini roundabout at the top of the High Street turn left into Debden Road. Proceed up the hill and turn left at the traffic lights into Mount Pleasant Road. The school car park is via the third entrance on the right.

Look out for the old Water Tower which is adjacent to the school and is a recognisable landmark. Should you get lost, do ask – most people in Saffron Walden will be able to direct you to Walden School.

School Transport

Find out about the transport we provide for day pupils each day using our school minibuses.