Bracknell

 The Bracknell Forest Borough Council web site is an excellent source of local information.

 

Public Transport.

There are two railway stations in Bracknell: Bracknell and Martins Heron. These are on the same line, which runs from London Waterloo to Reading. See the Railtrack web site for an on-line timetable. For details on the various UK train operating companies, see UK Railways on the net

Local Buses are run by Bracknell Bee Line. The web site has some route and timetable information. Printed timetables should be available from the Bus Station in Bracknell, opposite the railway station, but we may have one for you to borrow.

Buses 151 and 152 run from just near the house into Bracknell town center, by different routes. Ask us for more information.

The easiest airports to get to from Bracknell are London Gatwick, and London Heathrow.

For international coach travel, see the Go By Coach website.

Gatwick - Take the train from Bracknell to Wokingham, and change there for a direct service to Gatwick.
Heathrow - is most easily reached by 
Green Line Coach from Bracknell Bus Station.

For information on the London Underground network or bus and tram services in London, see the London Transport Website. A complete map of the London Underground system can be seen by clicking here.

Car Hire

There are quite a few on-line car hire services.

Easy Rentacar
Godfrey Davis
Hertz
Practical (Rates start from £22.00 per day, £53.00 for a weekend. Nearest depots are Heathrow, Aldershot, or Woking.)

Local and National Maps

There are quite a few sites with good maps.

UK Multimap
Mapquest
Streetmap

Places to eat

Knowhere Guide - Bracknell Eating Places
Local Take-away Menus
Crowthorne Restaurents
Dominos Pizza (Delivery Service - Order on-line)
Herbies Pizza (Delivery Service - Order on-line)
Kentucky Fried Chicken
McDonalds
Pizza Hut (Takeaway or Eat in - No delivery Service)
Shikara Indian (Online Menu)

Places to Visit

South Hill Park
Bracknell UCI Cinema
Council Leisure Facilities
Nike Leisuresport


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