There are 4 ways to get from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 8 min

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

$10

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 29 min

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

$25 - $36

Taxi  •  37 min

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

$120 - $160

Drive  •  37 min

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

$6 - $9

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

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

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

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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 29 min.

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The distance between Hitchin and Bishop's Stortford is 20 miles. The road distance is 28.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 8 min and costs £8.

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The bus from Hitchin, St Mary's Square to Bishop's Stortford, North Street takes 1 h 8 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford bus services, operated by Richmonds Coaches, depart from Hitchin, St Mary's Square station.

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Map of how to get from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford.
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  • Distance: 19.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

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

Richmonds Coaches operates a bus from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford every 3 hours. 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 29 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once 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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
richmonds-coaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hitchin to Bishop's Stortford
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$120 - $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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