Hangar 17,
Stapleford Aerodrome,
Stapleford Tawney,


  1. Join M11 Northbound.
  2. Leave at Junction 5 – A1168, Loughton.
  3. At the bottom of the slip road turn right across the dual carriageway and go under the motorway.
  4. 4. At the top of the hill turn left at the traffic lights onto the A113 toward Abridge and Ongar.
  5. Go straight ahead at the next roundabout and follow the road through Abridge.
  6. The airfield will be on your right hand side approx. 1.5 miles after passing through Abridge.
  1. Leave at Junction 26 – A121 Waltham Abbey/Loughton.
  2. Take the A121 toward Loughton and Epping.
  3. Follow the road through Epping Forrest to the ‘Wake Arms’ roundabout.
  4. Take the 2nd exit off this roundabout – B172 to Theydon Bois.
  5. Follow the road through Theydon Bois toward Abridge.
  6. After crossing the narrow hump-back bridge, turn left at the T-junction – A113 signposted ‘Chipping Ongar A113’.
  7. Follow A113 for about 2-miles and the airfield entrance is on the right.
  1. Leave the M25 at Junction 29 – A127.
  2. Follow the A127 westbound towards Romford and London.
  3. You will pass one set of traffic lights and then come to flyover – ‘Gallows Corner’.
  4. Do not take the flyover but go to the roundabout beneath it.
  5. Take the 3rd exit from this roundabout (Straight Road, signposted to Havering-atte-Bower) and follow this road to the roundabout at the end.
  6. Go straight across the roundabout onto Broxhill Road.
  7. Follow this road to the end and then turn right at Havering Village Green onto the B175 (North Road).
  8. Follow this road for about 3 miles – through Stapleford Abbotts – until you come to a roundabout. Take the 1st exit onto the A113 toward Abridge.
  9. The airfield entrance is just under 1-mile on the left.
  1. Leave M11 at Junction 7 – A414 (note that you cannot leave the motorway at Junction 5 going southbound)
  2. Take the A414 eastbound toward Chipping Ongar.
  3. Approaching Chipping Ongar you will come to a large roundabout – ‘Four Wantz’. Take the 3rd exit, A128, into Chipping Ongar.
  4. Follow the road through the town and on leaving Chipping Ongar take the A113.
  5. Follow the A113 for about 5 miles and after passing under the M25 you will come to a roundabout.
  6. Take the 2nd exit – A113 toward Abridge.
  7. The airfield entrance is just under 1-mile on the left.

The nearest stations are Debden or Theydon Bois on the Central Line (10 minutes taxi ride).

Taxis must be booked in advance.

At Debden try 020 8500 7777 / 020 8502 5555

At Theydon Bois try 01992 666 666 / 01992 57 00 66

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