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

£18 - £44

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Bus  •  2h 29m

  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

£5 - £6

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Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hitchin to Watford 26.5 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Hitchin to Watford 26.5 miles

£4 - £7

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

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The quickest way to get from Hitchin to Watford is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 31 min.

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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 29m.

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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 £17 - £45.

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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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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 29m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£15 - £19
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
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
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Arriva UK
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Watford, Market Street
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
Arriva UK
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hitchin to Watford
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Tinys Taxis
Phone
+44 1462 888 888
Website
tinystaxis.co.uk
M1 Cabs
Phone
+44 1462 601 060
Greenacre Transfers
Phone
+44 7555 707 848
Website
greenacretransfers.co.uk
Castle Taxis of Hitchin
Phone
+44 1462 432 666
Website
castlestaxisofhitchin.co.uk

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The best way to get from Hitchin to Watford is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs £17 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £7 and takes 2h 29m.

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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 London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Watford Junction station.

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

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