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Duration 1h 54m
Distance 48.8 miles
Average price £35
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Hertfordshire takes 1h 54m and the fastest train takes 1h 28m. There is a train service every few hours from Essex to Hertfordshire. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. White Notley
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. Hertfordshire
1h 57m
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£29 - £43

Essex to Hertfordshire train times

Trains run hourly between Essex and Hertfordshire. The earliest departure is at 06:48 in the morning, and the last departure from Essex is at 22:08 which arrives into Hertfordshire at 00:01. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Hertfordshire. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at Welwyn North via Liverpool Street station and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 57m.

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The distance between Essex and Hertfordshire is 36 miles. The road distance is 48.8 miles.

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Essex to Hertfordshire train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to Hertfordshire train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Welwyn North station.

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