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There are 5 ways to get from Battersea to Watford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Southern  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Watford Junction

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Train London Overground  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Willesden Junction
  2. Take the train from Willesden Junction Low Level to Watford High Street

$5 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus, line 142 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Victoria to Edgware N16
  2. Take the line 142 bus from Edgware to Watford, King Street 142

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Battersea to Watford 21.3 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Battersea to Watford 21.3 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Battersea to Watford is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Battersea to Watford is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Battersea to Watford. However, there are services departing from Victoria and arriving at Watford, King Street via Edgware. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Clapham Junction and arriving at Watford Junction. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Battersea and Watford is 16 miles. The road distance is 21.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Battersea to Watford without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs £8 - £13.

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The train from Clapham Junction to Watford Junction takes 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Battersea to Watford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Victoria station.

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Battersea to Watford train services, operated by Southern, depart from Clapham Junction station.

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The best way to get from Battersea to Watford is to train which takes 40 min and costs £8 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus and line 142 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Battersea to Watford.
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  • Distance: 16.3 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Battersea, England and Watford, England?

Southern operates a train from Battersea to Watford hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Battersea to Watford via Edgware in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Willesden Junction
Ave. Duration
19 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
Train from Willesden Junction Low Level to Watford High Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $10
Oyster Card
$4 - $7
Bus operators
London Sovereign
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Edgware to Watford, King Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Battersea to Watford
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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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Battersea to Watford bus services, operated by London Sovereign, arrive at Watford, King Street station.

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Battersea to Watford train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Watford Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Battersea to Watford is 21 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Battersea to Watford.

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