There are 4 ways to get from Hitchin to Letchworth by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 min

  1. Take the train from Hitchin to Letchworth

$4 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the bus from Hitchin, Hermitage Road to Letchworth Railway Station West 97 / ...

$3 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hitchin to Letchworth 4.2 miles

$15 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Walk from Hitchin to Letchworth 3.9 miles

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

Thameslink operates a train from Hitchin to Letchworth every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 4 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Hitchin to Letchworth every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 15 min. Richmonds Coaches also services this route 5 times a day.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Letchworth
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Letchworth
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hitchin, Hermitage Road to Letchworth Railway Station West
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Richmonds Coaches
Phone
01763 848226
Email
postbox@richmonds-coaches.co.uk
Website
richmonds-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Hitchin, St Mary's Square to Letchworth Railway Station East
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
richmonds-coaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hitchin to Letchworth
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18
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 Letchworth is 5 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hitchin to Letchworth is to bus which costs £2 - £6 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Hitchin to Letchworth is to train which takes 4 min and costs £3 - £27.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hitchin and arriving at Letchworth. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hitchin, Hermitage Road and arriving at Letchworth Railway Station West. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

The train from Hitchin to Letchworth takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.