From London, trains leave every 2 hours from Paddington Station via Worcester for the 2 1/2-hour trip to Great Malvern. For schedules and information, call tel. 0845/748-4950.
Two National Express buses depart daily from Victoria Coach Station in London, arriving in Great Malvern 4 hours later. One bus stops at Birmingham, making the journey 5 1/2 hours. Call tel. 0871/781-81-81, or go to www.nationalexpress.com for more information.
If you're driving from London, take the M5 to the A4104 west, and then the A449 north toward Great Malvern. Depending on traffic, the drive takes about 2 hours.
The Malverns Tourist Information Centre, 21 Church St., Malvern, Worcestershire WR14 2AA (tel. 01684/892289; www.malvernhills.gov.uk/tourism), is open daily from 10am to 5pm (Dec-Mar Sun 10am-4pm).
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.