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There are 5 ways to get from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the train from Hemel Hempstead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from Vauxhall to Upper Halliford

Cheapest option

Train, line 140 bus, line 120 bus, line 235 bus  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the train from Hemel Hempstead to Harrow & Wealdstone
  2. Take the line 140 bus from Harrow & Wealdstone Station to Northolt Station 140
  3. Take the line 120 bus from Northolt Station to Hounslow, The Bell 120
  4. Take the line 235 bus from Hounslow, The Bell to Sunbury, Nursery Road 235

3 alternative options

Bus, line 8 bus, line 216 bus  •  1h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead to Heathrow Airport London T5
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Elmsleigh Bus Station 8 / ...
  3. Take the line 216 bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Ashford Common, Norman Road 290 / ...

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton 30.6 miles

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton 30.6 miles

Hemel Hempstead to Charlton by train and subway

The journey time between Hemel Hempstead and Charlton is around 1h 42m and covers a distance of around 47 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 20 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 25m. Operated by London Midland, London Underground (Tube) and South Western Railway, the Hemel Hempstead to Charlton service departs from Hemel Hempstead and arrives in Upper Halliford. Typically 258 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 21m
Layover time:
20 min
Total time:
1h 42m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 25m
Journey distance:
47 miles
Services per week:
258
Cheapest price:
£19
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:06
Last service departs at:
23:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hemel Hempstead to Charlton train and subway schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Tuesday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

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The cheapest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Hemel Hempstead and arriving at Ashford Common, Norman Road via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Hemel Hempstead and arriving at Upper Halliford via Euston station and Vauxhall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 50m.

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It is 24 miles from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton. It is approximately 30.6 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton without a car is to train which takes 1h 50m and costs £19 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 50m to get from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton, including transfers.

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Hemel Hempstead to Charlton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hemel Hempstead station.

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Hemel Hempstead to Charlton train services, operated by London Midland, depart from Hemel Hempstead station.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton is to train which takes 1h 50m and costs £19 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus and line 8 bus and line 216 bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 1h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton.
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  • Distance: 23.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 50m

What companies run services between Hemel Hempstead, England and Charlton, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton via London Euston, Euston station, Vauxhall station, and Vauxhall in around 1h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton via Heathrow Airport London T5, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, and Elmsleigh Bus Station in around 1h 52m.

Train operators
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Hemel Hempstead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £11
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £11
Train from Hemel Hempstead to Harrow & Wealdstone
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hemel Hempstead to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Ashford Common, Norman Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Harrow & Wealdstone Station to Northolt Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Northolt Station to Hounslow, The Bell
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Hounslow, The Bell to Sunbury, Nursery Road
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
£75 - £90
St Albans Drivr
Phone
+44 1727 400 094
Website
stalbansdrivr.uk
Rider Taxis
Phone
+44 1727 828 282
Website
ridertaxis.co.uk
Gold Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1727 833 333
Website
goldlinetaxis.co.uk
Abbey Astar Cars
Phone
+44 1727 855 555
Website
abbeyastartaxis.co.uk
A1 Taxis
Phone
+44 1727 866 666
Website
a1taxis.net
Harpenden Taxis Drivr Ltd
Phone
+44 1582 206 422
Website
harpendentaxis.net
Euro Cabs Harpenden Taxis
Phone
+44 1582 566 566
Website
euro-cabs.co.uk
A1 Taxis Harpenden
Phone
+44 1582 822 222
Website
a1taxis.net
Mealing Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1923 823 880
Website
mealings.co.uk
Newline Cabs
Phone
+44 1923 222 121
Website
newlinecabs.co.uk
Alliance Taxis Watford
Phone
+44 1923 805 300
Website
alliancetaxiswatfo.wixsite.com
AA Metro Cars Watford
Phone
+44 1923 353 535
A1 Taxis
Phone
+44 1923 222 222
Website
a1taxicabs.co.uk
Mark Two Taxis
Phone
+44 7597 710 006
Crown Taxis of Amersham & Chesham
Phone
+44 1494 580 580
Website
crown-taxis.com
Cabco Chesham
Phone
+44 1494 79 11 22
Website
cabcotaxis.co.uk
Broadway Taxis
Phone
+44 1494 778 833
Edgware Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3 7405080
Website
edgwareairporttransfers.co.uk
RiDE TAXIS
Phone
+44 1582 262626
Luton Town Taxis
Phone
+44 1582 244002
Website
lttaxis.com
Luton Taxis
Phone
+44 1582 735 555
A1 24 Hour Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242 424
Website
a124hourtaxisluton.blogspot.com
1ST Airport Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 334444
Website
1stairporttaxis.co.uk
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Luton Airport Taxis & MiniCabs
Phone
+44 20 8819 9151
Website
24hminicab.co.uk
Luton Airport Taxis
Phone
+44 1582 490 490
Website
lutonairporttaxis.co.uk
Luton Airport Taxi Co
Phone
+44 1582 966 969
Clover Cabs
Phone
+44 1494 763 838
A2Z Taxis
Phone
+44 1494 722 722
Website
a2ztaxis.com
A1 Taxi Line
Phone
+44 1494 72 33 88
Website
a1taxiline.co.uk
United Travel - Taxis Dunstable/Houghton Regis
Phone
+44 1582 515 151
Website
51s.co.uk
Speedline Taxis
Phone
+44 1582 666 999
Website
speedlinetaxis.org.uk
Cabco Taxis Dunstable
Phone
+44 1582 858 585
Chalfont Taxis
Phone
+44 1753 893 131
Website
chalfonttaxis.co.uk

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Hemel Hempstead to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Ashford Common, Norman Road station.

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Hemel Hempstead to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Upper Halliford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hemel Hempstead to Charlton is 31 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Hemel Hempstead to Charlton.

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