There are 7 ways to get from Harpenden to Hertford by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 724 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 724 bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Hertford, Bus Station 724

$13 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 610 bus, line 341 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 610 bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Hatfield, The Galleria 610
  2. Take the line 341 bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Hertford, Bus Station 341 / ...

$11

5 alternative options

Line 610 bus, bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 610 bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Hatfield Business Park, UH de Havilland Campus 610
  2. Take the bus from Ellenbrook Lane to Hertford, Bus Station 724 / ...

$12

Train  •  1 h 42 min

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

$27 - $37

Bus, line 724 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to St Albans Abbey Railway Station 321|Sapphire
  2. Take the line 724 bus from St Albans Abbey Railway Station to Hertford, Bus Station 724

$13 - $15

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harpenden to Hertford 15.3 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Harpenden to Hertford 15.3 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Harpenden to Hertford station. However, there are services departing from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn and arriving at Hertford, Bus Station via Ellenbrook Lane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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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 42 min.

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The distance between Harpenden and Hertford is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Harpenden to Hertford without a car is to line 724 bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £10 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Harpenden to Hertford, including transfers.

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Harpenden to Hertford bus services, operated by Uno, depart from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn station.

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Harpenden to Hertford train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Harpenden station.

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The best way to get from Harpenden to Hertford is to line 724 bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £10 - £12. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £20 - £29 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Harpenden to Hertford.
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

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

Green Line (operated by Arriva) operates a bus from Harpenden to Hertford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Harpenden to Hertford via London St Pancras International LL and Finsbury Park in around 1 h 42 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
$12 - $17
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Hertford North
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Ellenbrook Lane to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from St Albans Abbey Railway Station to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Hatfield Business Park, UH de Havilland Campus
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hatfield Business Park, UH de Havilland Campus to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Hatfield, The Galleria
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
unobus.info
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to St Albans Abbey Railway Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Harpenden to Hertford
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$70 - $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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