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There are 5 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Watford by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Watford Junction

$4 - $22

4 alternative options

Subway  •  47 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Watford station Metropolitan

$5 - $8

Train, line 306 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Elstree & Borehamwood
  2. Take the line 306 bus from Elstree & Borehamwood station to Watford, High Street 306

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Watford 20.2 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Watford 20.2 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Watford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Watford is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Euston and arriving at Watford Junction. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Watford is 15 miles. The road distance is 20.2 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Watford without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs £3 - £17.

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The train from London Euston to Watford Junction takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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King's Cross Station to Watford train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from London Euston station.

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King's Cross Station to Watford train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Watford Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to Watford is 20 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from King's Cross Station to Watford.

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There are 5688+ hotels available in Watford. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Watford.
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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Watford, England?

West Midlands operates a train from King's Cross Station to Watford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 20 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
14 min
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 High Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$6 - $10
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$189
Sleeper Seat
$15 - $22
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Elstree & Borehamwood
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Elstree & Borehamwood station to Watford, High Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Watford
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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