There are 5 ways to get from East Finchley to St Albans by train, 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  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Kentish Town to St Albans City

$13 - $49

Cheapest option

Line 263 bus, line 84 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 263 bus from East Finchley, Fairlawn Avenue to Barnet Church 234 / ...
  2. Take the line 84 bus from Barnet Church to St Albans City Railway Station 84

$9

3 alternative options

Line 84 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 84 bus from Barnet, High Barnet to St Albans City Railway Station 84

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Finchley to St Albans 17 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from East Finchley to St Albans 17 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between East Finchley, England and St Albans, England?

Thameslink operates a train from East Finchley to St Albans every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 31 min. CrossCountry also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, Metroline Travel operates a bus from East Finchley to St Albans every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Thameslink
Bus operators
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from Barnet, High Barnet to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
metroline.co.uk
Bus from Barnet Church to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
metroline.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from East Finchley, Fairlawn Avenue to Barnet Church
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from East Finchley to St Albans
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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 East Finchley and St Albans is 21 km. The road distance is 27 km.

The cheapest way to get from East Finchley to St Albans is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from East Finchley to St Albans is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £60 - £75.

No, there is no direct bus from East Finchley to St Albans. However, there are services departing from East Finchley, Fairlawn Avenue and arriving at St Albans City Railway Station via Barnet Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

It takes approximately 49 min to get from East Finchley to St Albans, including transfers.