There are 4 ways to get from Cockfosters to Potters Bar by train, bus, taxi or foot

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  •  6 min

$4 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 min

  1. 298 / ...

$2 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. 4.9 miles

$26 - $32

Walk  •  1 h 47 min

  1. 5.6 miles

What companies run services between Cockfosters, England and Potters Bar, England?

Great Northern operates a train from Cockfosters to Potters Bar every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 6 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Sullivan Buses operates a bus from Cockfosters to Potters Bar every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 15 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from New Barnet to Potters Bar
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
CrossCountry
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from New Barnet to Potters Bar
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Oakwood, Freston Gardens to Potters Bar, Darkes Lane
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Cockfosters to Potters Bar, Byng Drive
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Oakwood, Freston Gardens to Potters Bar, Darkes Lane
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Cockfosters to Potters Bar
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cockfosters and Potters Bar is 7 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cockfosters to Potters Bar is to bus which costs £2 - £6 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Cockfosters to Potters Bar is to train which takes 6 min and costs £3 - £28.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Barnet and arriving at Potters Bar. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oakwood, Freston Gardens and arriving at Potters Bar, Darkes Lane. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

The train from New Barnet to Potters Bar takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.