How to get from Harpenden to Hertford

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Recommended option

Line 366 bus, line 724 bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 366 bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road 366
  2. Take the line 724 bus from Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road to Hertford, Bus Station 724

$10 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 610 bus, line 341 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 610 bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Hatfield Business Park, Gypsy Moth Avenue 610
  2. Take the line 341 bus from Hatfield Garden Village, Daisy Drive to Hertford, Bus Station 341 / ...

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Harpenden to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Hertford North

$27 - $68

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harpenden to Hertford 15.3 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Harpenden to Hertford 15.3 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The distance between Harpenden and Hertford is 19 km. The road distance is 25 km.

The cheapest way to get from Harpenden to Hertford is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Harpenden to Hertford is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £55 - £70.

No, there is no direct train from Harpenden to Hertford. However, there are services departing from Harpenden and arriving at Hertford North via London St Pancras International LL and Finsbury Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Harpenden to Hertford. However, there are services departing from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn and arriving at Hertford, Bus Station via Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Harpenden to Hertford, including transfers.

What companies run services between Harpenden, England and Hertford, England?

You can take a bus from Harpenden to Hertford via Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road in around 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Harpenden to Hertford via London St Pancras International LL and Finsbury Park in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Harpenden to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Hertford North
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Hatfield Business Park, Gypsy Moth Avenue
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hatfield Garden Village, Daisy Drive to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Taxi from Harpenden to Hertford
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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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