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

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Train  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the train from Hitchin to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Watford Junction

$19 - $43

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Bus  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Hitchin, Moormead Close to Luton Station Interchange 100 - Sapphire / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange to Watford, Market Street 321 - Sapphire

$6 - $8

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Taxi  •  31m

  1. Take a taxi from Hitchin to Watford 26.5 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  31m

  1. Drive from Hitchin to Watford 26.5 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Hitchin to Watford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Hitchin to Watford is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hitchin to Watford. However, there are services departing from Hitchin, Moormead Close and arriving at Watford, Market Street via Luton Station Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hitchin to Watford. However, there are services departing from Hitchin and arriving at Watford Junction via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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The distance between Hitchin and Watford is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Hitchin to Watford without a car is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs £14 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 10m to get from Hitchin to Watford, including transfers.

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Hitchin to Watford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Hitchin, Moormead Close station.

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Hitchin to Watford train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Hitchin station.

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The best way to get from Hitchin to Watford is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs £14 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Hitchin to Watford.
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  • Distance: 21 miles
  • Duration: 1h 10m

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

You can take a train from Hitchin to Watford via London St Pancras International LL and London Euston in around 1h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hitchin to Watford via Luton Station Interchange in around 2h 14m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$6 - $10
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
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Watford, Market Street
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hitchin to Watford
Ave. Duration
31m
Estimated price
$70 - $85
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424

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Hitchin to Watford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Watford, Market Street station.

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Hitchin to Watford train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Watford Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hitchin to Watford is 27 miles. It takes approximately 31m to drive from Hitchin to Watford.

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