There are 6 ways to get from Hertford to Harpenden by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Hertford East to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Harpenden

$24 - $35

Cheapest option

Line 724 bus, line 366 bus  •  1 h 25 min

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

$9

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Line 341 bus, line 610 bus  •  1 h 26 min

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

$11

Line 724 bus, bus  •  1 h 42 min

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

$13 - $15

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hertford to Harpenden 16 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Hertford to Harpenden 16 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Hertford to Harpenden is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hertford to Harpenden is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hertford station to Harpenden. However, there are services departing from Hertford, Bus Station and arriving at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn via Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Hertford and Harpenden is 12 miles. The road distance is 16 miles.

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The best way to get from Hertford to Harpenden without a car is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs £18 - £27.

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Hertford to Harpenden, including transfers.

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Hertford to Harpenden bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Hertford, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Hertford to Harpenden is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs £18 - £27. Alternatively, you can line 724 bus and line 366 bus, which costs £7 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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Hertford to Harpenden bus services, operated by Centrebus South, arrive at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hertford to Harpenden is 16 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Hertford to Harpenden.

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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 22 min

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

You can take a train from Hertford to Harpenden via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St Pancras International LL in around 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hertford to Harpenden via Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to St Albans Abbey Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Centrebus South
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
centrebus.info
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Hatfield, The Galleria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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 St Albans Abbey Railway Station to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hertford to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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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