There are 5 ways to get from Harpenden to Hitchin by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Hitchin, West Hill 100|Sapphire / ...

$10 - $15

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Bus via Harpenden, Old Cock Inn  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) 321|Sapphire / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Hitchin, West Hill 100|Sapphire / ...

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Harpenden to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Hitchin

$28 - $38

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harpenden to Hitchin 14 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Harpenden to Hitchin 14 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Harpenden to Hitchin is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harpenden to Hitchin. However, there are services departing from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn and arriving at Hitchin, West Hill via Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Harpenden to Hitchin. However, there are services departing from Harpenden and arriving at Hitchin via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Harpenden and Hitchin is 10 miles. The road distance is 14 miles.

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The best way to get from Harpenden to Hitchin without a car is to bus which takes 50 min and costs £8 - £12.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Harpenden to Hitchin, including transfers.

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Harpenden to Hitchin bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn station.

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Map of how to get from Harpenden to Hitchin.
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  • Distance: 9.7 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

Arriva UK operates a bus from Harpenden to Hitchin every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Harpenden to Hitchin via London St Pancras International LL in around 1 h 22 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
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Hitchin, West Hill
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
unobus.info
Centrebus South
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Website
centrebus.info
Other operators
Taxi from Harpenden to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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