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There are 4 ways to get from Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace by train, subway, taxi, car or rideshare

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Recommended

Train, subway

  1. Take the train from Elstree & Borehamwood to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the subway from West Hampstead station to Green Park station

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Rideshare

  1. Take the rideshare from Borehamwood to London

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace

Drive

  1. Drive from Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace

Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Borehamwood and Buckingham Palace is around 29 min and covers a distance of around 14 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 5 min. The fastest journey normally takes 25 min. Operated by Thameslink and London Underground (Tube), the Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace service departs from Elstree & Borehamwood and arrives in Buckingham Palace. Typically 735 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
24 min
Layover time:
5 min
Total time:
29 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
25 min
Journey distance:
14 miles
Services per week:
735
Cheapest price:
£7
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:26
Last service departs at:
23:18

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Borehamwood → Buckingham Palace
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Buckingham Palace is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Buckingham Palace is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Buckingham Palace is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 26 min.

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The fastest way to get from Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £45 - £55 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace station. However, there are services departing from Elstree & Borehamwood and arriving at Green Park station via West Hampstead station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Borehamwood and Buckingham Palace is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace without a car is to train and subway which takes 36 min and costs £7 - £10.

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace, including transfers.

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Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Elstree & Borehamwood station.

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Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Green Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace is 14 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace.

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  • Distance: 12.2 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Borehamwood, England and Buckingham Palace, England?

There is no direct connection from Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace. However, you can take the train to West Hampstead Thameslink, take the walk to West Hampstead station, take the subway to Green Park station, then take the walk to Buckingham Palace. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Buckingham Palace.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Elstree & Borehamwood to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£5 - £7
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Hampstead station to Green Park station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Borehamwood to London
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Borehamwood to Buckingham Palace
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
£45 - £55
Metro Radio Cars
Phone
+44 20 8440 1234
Website
metroradiocars.co.uk
Barnet Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8449 5555
Website
barnetairporttransfers.co.uk
Mealing Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1923 823 880
Website
mealings.co.uk
Newline Cabs
Phone
+44 1923 222 121
Website
newlinecabs.co.uk
Alliance Taxis Watford
Phone
+44 1923 805 300
Website
alliancetaxiswatfo.wixsite.com
AA Metro Cars Watford
Phone
+44 1923 353 535
A1 Taxis
Phone
+44 1923 222 222
Website
a1taxicabs.co.uk
Fleet Cars
Phone
+44 20 8427 2717
Website
fleetlinecarsharrow.com

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Borehamwood and Buckingham Palace. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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