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Amersham Hospital

Amersham Hospital is a large community hospital for outpatients, therapy and community-based services. It also includes a large dermatology (skin) department, and the Buckinghamshire Neurorehabilitation Unit for people with neurological and rehabilitation needs.  

We also carry out elective (planned) surgery at Amersham, as well as at Stoke Mandeville Hospital 

We see more than 47,000 outpatients here for orthopaedics, audiology and eye care (ophthalmology) treatment.  

Visiting Amersham Hospital

Visiting is under constant review. Please see our page on visiting for the latest information.

How to find us

Whielden Street
Amersham
Buckinghamshire, HP7 0JD

Amersham Hospital map

View or download a map of our Amersham Hospital site detailing buildings, entrances and car park areas.

Wards and departments at Amersham Hospital

Search our Amersham Hospital location list to find the ward you’re looking for.

Or, if you know the name of the service you need, you can search our A-Z services

Contact

Amersham Hospital
Amersham Hospital

01296 315000 

If you need to cancel or change your appointment, please call the number on your appointment letter.

Parking

The main car park is in front of the hospital building. There’s an additional car park behind the building.

You can also park on the road at the front of the hospital but there’s a limited number of parking spaces.

Car parking charges for Amersham Hospital:

  • up to 30 minutes: free
  • 30 minutes to 2 hours: £3.50
  • 2 to 3 hours: £5
  • 3 to 4 hours:  £6.50
  • 4 to 24 hours: £9

You can pay by cash, card or using your phone if you have a payment facility set up.

Parking is free for blue badge holders. Use the disabled spaces only and display your badge clearly on your dashboard.

In ANPR parking areas, you must enter your vehicle registration number into the on-site system. Please see signs at each hospital site for further information.

If you’re visiting someone regularly who’s staying with us for a while, you can buy a concessionary ticket.

They cost £20 for 7 consecutive days. Ask the ward or department you’re visiting for a form.

There’s a maximum charge of £3.50 for patients who attend:

  • haematology/cancer day units
  • renal appointments
  • cancer care appointments
  • the Community Assessment and Treatment  Service (CATS)

Visit the reception desk on the ward with your appointment letter or appointment message plus your car registration. Tell the receptionist you need a parking concession.

It’s a fixed free of charge pass for 1 family vehicle to come and go as often as needed. A member of staff will need to sign off the pass and review it every 48 hours.

We’ll verify your visit and add it to our vehicle management system.

Public transport 

There are several routes you can take depending on where you live. Check the latest bus routes and timetables.

Amersham station is the closest to the hospital (5 minutes by car or a 30 minute walk). It’s the last stop on the London Underground Metropolitan line. Chiltern railways also operate mainline services to and from Amersham.

Find out more about train services in Buckinghamshire

Buckinghamshire Council can help you get to your health appointment if you can’t use public transport, don’t drive or have anyone to take you. There’s several options depending on where you live.

Find out more about community transport options  

You may qualify for help towards your travel costs if you’re referred to hospital or other NHS premises for specialist NHS treatment or diagnostic tests.

Find out more about help towards your travel costs.

Amersham Hospital facilities 

01494 734359 

10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm, Monday and Friday.

10am to 1pm, Tuesday to Thursday.

Closed on Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays.

Our cafe and restaurants are for patients, visitors and staff.

Spice of life restaurant

Serves hot and cold meals, drinks and snacks. It’s on the ground floor and is signposted from the front entrance.

8.15am to 4pm, Monday to Friday

9am to 3pm, Saturday to Sunday

WRVS coffee shop

It’s in the foyer at the rear hospital entrance and sells snacks and hot and cold drinks.

9.30am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday

It’s available across all of our hospitals. It’s an open network so you don’t need a password to log in. Search for BHT_Public SSID on your device.