There are 4 ways to get from Hitchin to Harpenden by bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Hitchin, Moormead Close to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) 100|Sapphire / ...

$10 - $47

Cheapest option

Bus via Harpenden, Old Cock Inn  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Hitchin, Moormead Close to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) 100|Sapphire / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn 321|Sapphire / ...

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hitchin to Harpenden 14.7 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Hitchin to Harpenden 14.7 miles

$3 - $5

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

Arriva UK operates a bus from Hitchin to Harpenden every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 37 min.

Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hitchin, Moormead Close to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hitchin to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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 Harpenden is 16 km. The road distance is 24 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hitchin to Harpenden is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Hitchin to Harpenden is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £50 - £65.

No, there is no direct bus from Hitchin to Harpenden. However, there are services departing from Hitchin, Moormead Close and arriving at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn via Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 49 min to get from Hitchin to Harpenden, including transfers.