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Duration 1h 15m
Distance 37.5 miles
Average price £19
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Watford and Orpington takes 1h 15m and the fastest train takes 54 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Watford to Orpington. 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. Watford Junction
  2. London Charing Cross
  3. Orpington
1h 15m
£15 - £47

Watford to Orpington train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Watford and Orpington. The earliest departure is at 05:13 in the morning, and the last departure from Watford is at 20:31 which arrives into Orpington at 22:09. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Watford to Orpington. However, there are services departing from Watford Junction and arriving at Orpington via Euston station and London Charing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Watford and Orpington is 29 miles. The road distance is 37.5 miles.

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Watford to Orpington train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Watford High Street station.

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Watford to Orpington train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Orpington station.

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There are 14958+ hotels available in Orpington. Prices start at £75 per night.

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