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

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Line 724 bus via St Albans City station  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Hertford, Bus Station to St Albans City station 724

£9 - £13

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Bus  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Hatfield, The Galleria 724 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn 610 - dragonfly

£8 - £11

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Train  •  1h 26m

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

£21 - £38

Line 724 bus  •  1h 41m

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Hertford, Bus Station to St Albans, St Peter's Street 724

£9 - £15

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hertford to Harpenden 16 miles

£35 - £45

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Hertford to Harpenden 16 miles

£2 - £4

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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 £35 - £45 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 St Albans, St Peter's Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 41m.

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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 1h 26m.

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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 line 724 bus via St Albans City station which takes 1h 13m and costs £9 - £14.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from Hertford to Harpenden, including transfers.

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Hertford to Harpenden bus services, operated by Green Line, depart from Hertford, Bus Station.

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Hertford to Harpenden train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Hertford North station.

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The best way to get from Hertford to Harpenden is to line 724 bus via St Albans City station which takes 1h 13m and costs £9 - £14. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £21 - £40 and takes 1h 26m.

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Map of how to get from Hertford to Harpenden.
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

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

Green Line operates a bus from Hertford to Harpenden hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 1h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hertford to Harpenden via Finsbury Park and London St Pancras International LL in around 1h 26m.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hertford North to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Hertford North to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£8 - £20
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£8 - £12
1st Class
£14 - £20
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£11 - £15
Bus operators
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to St Albans City station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Green Line
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to St Albans, St Peter's Street
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Green Line
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Hatfield, The Galleria
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Green Line
Uno
Phone
01707 255764
Email
unobus@herts.ac.uk
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Hatfield, The Galleria
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4
Website
Uno
Bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4
Website
Uno
Other operators
Taxi from Hertford to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Stevenage Taxis
Phone
+44 1438 357 111
Website
stevenagetaxis.com
Goldstar Taxis
Phone
+44 1438 727 277
Website
goldstartaxi.co.uk
ABC Taxis (Stevenage) Ltd
Phone
+44 1438 424 242
Website
abctaxisltd.co.uk
Metro Radio Cars
Phone
+44 20 8440 1234
Website
metroradiocars.co.uk
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
Optim Taxi Bishop’s Stortford
Phone
+44 1279 248 387
Website
optimtaxi.co.uk
Associated Taxis
Phone
+44 1279 655 666
Website
associatedtaxis.com
Abbies Cab
Phone
+44 7491 695 581
Minicabs Soouth Gate
Phone
+44 20 8419 8757
Website
minicabssouthgate.co.uk
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
Tinys Taxis
Phone
+44 1462 888 888
Website
tinystaxis.co.uk
M1 Cabs
Phone
+44 1462 601 060
Website
m1cabs.co.uk
Greenacre Transfers
Phone
+44 7555 707 848
Website
greenacretransfers.co.uk
Castle Taxis of Hitchin
Phone
+44 1462 432 666
Website
castlestaxisofhitchin.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
Website
lutontaxico.uk
Gary's Taxis
Phone
+44 1462 484 888
Eurocabs
Phone
+44 1462 600 700
Website
book.autocab.net
Central Taxis Letchworth
Phone
+44 1462 290 000
Website
centraltaxisletchworth.co.uk
Luton Taxis
Phone
+44 1582 735 555
Website
lutontaxis.com
Luton Six's Ltd
Phone
+44 1582 666 666
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422 222
Ace Cars
Phone
+44 1582 242 424
A1 24 Hour Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242 424
Website
a124hourtaxisluton.blogspot.com
Stansted Airport Taxi Service
Phone
+44 1279 260 602
Website
stansted-taxi-booking.co.uk
24 x 7 Ltd
Phone
+44 1279 661 111
Website
24x7stansted.com
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
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk

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Hertford to Harpenden bus services, operated by Green Line, arrive at St Albans, St Peter's Street station.

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Hertford to Harpenden train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Harpenden 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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