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

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Bus, train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunstable, Council Offices to Leighton Buzzard, Railway Station F70 / ...
  2. Take the train from Leighton Buzzard to Watford Junction

$14 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford, Clarendon Road 321|Sapphire

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 34 bus, bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 34 bus from Dunstable, The Quadrant to St Albans, St Peter's Street 34
  2. Take the bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Watford, Clarendon Road 321|Sapphire

$12 - $14

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dunstable to Watford 20.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Dunstable to Watford 20.1 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dunstable to Watford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dunstable to Watford is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dunstable to Watford. However, there are services departing from Dunstable, The Quadrant and arriving at Watford, Clarendon Road via St Albans, St Peter's Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Dunstable and Watford is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Dunstable to Watford without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £10 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Dunstable to Watford, including transfers.

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Dunstable to Watford bus services, operated by Centrebus South, depart from Dunstable, The Quadrant station.

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Dunstable to Watford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Watford, Clarendon Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dunstable to Watford is 20 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Dunstable to Watford.

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There are 5462+ hotels available in Watford. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dunstable to Watford.
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  • Distance: 16.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

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

You can take a bus from Dunstable to Watford via St Albans, St Peter's Street in around 1 h 29 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Dunstable, Council Offices to Leighton Buzzard, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Watford, Clarendon Road
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford, Clarendon Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Centrebus South
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Dunstable, The Quadrant to St Albans, St Peter's Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
centrebus.info
Other operators
Taxi from Dunstable to Watford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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