There are 6 ways to get from Barking to Hertfordshire by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Blackhorse Road
  2. Take the Tube from Blackhorse Road Underground Station to Finsbury Park Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City

$13 - $22

Cheapest option

Line 179 bus, line 313 bus, line 610 bus  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 179 bus from Ilford to Chingford Station 179
  2. Take the line 313 bus from Chingford Station to Potters Bar Railway Station 313
  3. Take the line 610 bus from Potters Bar Railway Station to Waterend Lane 610

$10 - $13

4 alternative options

Tube, train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the Tube from Barking Underground Station to Moorgate Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...
  2. Take the train from Moorgate to Welwyn Garden City

$15 - $21

Tube, train, line 301 bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the Tube from Barking Underground Station to Moorgate Underground Station
  2. Take the train from Moorgate to Hatfield (Herts)
  3. Take the line 301 bus from Hatfield Railway Station to Welwyn, St Mary's Church 300 / ...

$19 - $27

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Hertfordshire 42.2 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Barking to Hertfordshire 42.2 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barking to Hertfordshire is to line 179 bus and line 313 bus and line 610 bus which costs £7 - £10 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to Hertfordshire is to taxi which costs £150 - £180 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Barking and Hertfordshire is 25 miles. The road distance is 42.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Barking to Hertfordshire, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barking to Hertfordshire. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Waterend Lane via Chingford Station and Potters Bar Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barking to Hertfordshire is 42 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Barking to Hertfordshire.

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Barking to Hertfordshire bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Ilford, Hainault Street station.

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Map of how to get from Barking to Hertfordshire.
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  • Distance: 25.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

What companies run services between Barking, England and Hertfordshire, England?

You can take a bus from Barking to Hertfordshire via Chingford Station and Potters Bar Railway Station in around 3 h 2 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Barking to Blackhorse Road
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$3 - $5
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackhorse Road Underground Station to Finsbury Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barking Underground Station to Moorgate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Moorgate to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Moorgate to Hatfield (Herts)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hatfield Railway Station to Welwyn, St Mary's Church
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Potters Bar Railway Station to Waterend Lane
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Chingford Station to Potters Bar Railway Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Hertfordshire
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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