There are 5 ways to get from Harpenden to St Albans by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  4 min

  1. Take the train from Harpenden to St Albans City

$5 - $7

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Bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Bernards Heath, Heath Farm Lane 321|Sapphire / ...

$3 - $7

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Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harpenden to St Albans 5.1 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from Harpenden to St Albans 5.1 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Walk from Harpenden to St Albans 5.4 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn and arriving at Bernards Heath, Heath Farm Lane. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Harpenden and arriving at St Albans City. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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The distance between Harpenden and St Albans is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Harpenden to St Albans without a car is to train which takes 4 min and costs .

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The train from Harpenden to St Albans City takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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

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

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The best way to get from Harpenden to St Albans is to train which takes 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 min.

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Harpenden to St Albans bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Bernards Heath, Heath Farm Lane station.

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Harpenden to St Albans train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at St Albans City station.

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Map of how to get from Harpenden to St Albans.
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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 min

What companies run services between Harpenden, England and St Albans, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Harpenden to St Albans every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 4 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Harpenden to St Albans every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 16 min. Uno also services this route hourly.

Train operators
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 Bernards Heath, Heath Farm Lane
Ave. Duration
16 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 St Albans, St Peter's Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
unobus.info
Other operators
Taxi from Harpenden to St Albans
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
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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Yes, the driving distance between Harpenden to St Albans is 5 miles. It takes approximately 8 min to drive from Harpenden to St Albans.

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