The ferry port of Harwich is a popular choice for residents of the Netherlands and surrounding countries to visit Saffron Walden. After disembarking at Harwich, the drive to Saffron Walden takes approximately one and a half hours.
The Channel Tunnel links mainland Europe with England. Eurostar services arrive at St Pancras International station in London. Saffron Walden can be reached by taking an hour’s train journey from London Liverpool Street to Audley End railway station, which is a short bus or taxi ride from the town.
Eurotunnel services arrive at Folkestone, which is 108 miles (174km) by road from Saffron Walden.