There are 5 ways to get from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Hitchin, St Mary's Square to Bishop's Stortford, North Street 386

$10

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Hitchin to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Bishops Stortford

$25 - $36

Bus, line 510 bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Hitchin, St Mary's Square to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 777 / ...
  2. Take the line 510 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway 510

$14 - $22

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford 28.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford 28.5 miles

$6 - $9

What companies run services between Hitchin, England and Bishop's Stortford, England?

Richmonds Coaches operates a bus from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford 5 times a day. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford via Cambridge in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Richmonds Coaches
Phone
01763 848226
Email
postbox@richmonds-coaches.co.uk
Website
richmonds-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Hitchin, St Mary's Square to Bishop's Stortford, North Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
richmonds-coaches.co.uk
National Express
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hitchin and Bishop's Stortford is 32 km. The road distance is 46 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs £95 - £120.

No, there is no direct train from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford. However, there are services departing from Hitchin and arriving at Bishops Stortford via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hitchin, St Mary's Square and arriving at Bishop's Stortford, North Street. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

The bus from Hitchin, St Mary's Square to Bishop's Stortford, North Street takes 1 h 8 min including transfers and departs five times a day.