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Line 341 bus, line 610 bus  •  1 h 18 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

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 25 min

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

$27 - $99

Line 724 bus, line 366 bus  •  1 h 29 min

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

$9 - $12

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

Questions & Answers

The distance between Hertford and Harpenden is 19 km. The road distance is 26 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct train from Hertford to Harpenden. However, there are services departing from Hertford North and arriving at Harpenden via Finsbury Park and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Hertford to Harpenden. However, there are services departing from Hertford, Bus Station and arriving at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn via Hatfield, The Galleria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Hertford to Harpenden, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Hertford to Harpenden via Hatfield, The Galleria in around 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hertford to Harpenden via Finsbury Park and London St Pancras International LL in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hertford North to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Hertford North to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
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 Hertford, Bus Station to Hatfield, The Galleria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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, Broadwater Road
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
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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