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

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Leighton Buzzard to Watford Junction

$9 - $21

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Bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Leighton Buzzard, Library to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) F70 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford, Clarendon Road 321|Sapphire

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leighton Buzzard to Watford 29.9 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Leighton Buzzard to Watford 29.9 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Leighton Buzzard to Watford is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leighton Buzzard to Watford is to train which costs £7 - £16 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leighton Buzzard to Watford. However, there are services departing from Leighton Buzzard, Library and arriving at Watford, Clarendon Road via Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leighton Buzzard and arriving at Watford Junction. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Leighton Buzzard and Watford is 21 miles. The road distance is 29.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Leighton Buzzard to Watford without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs £7 - £16.

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The train from Leighton Buzzard to Watford Junction takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Leighton Buzzard to Watford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Leighton Buzzard, Library station.

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Leighton Buzzard to Watford train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Leighton Buzzard station.

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The best way to get from Leighton Buzzard to Watford is to train which takes 23 min and costs £7 - £16. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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Leighton Buzzard to Watford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Watford, Clarendon Road station.

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

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Map of how to get from Leighton Buzzard to Watford.
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  • Distance: 21.4 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between Leighton Buzzard, England and Watford, England?

West Midlands operates a train from Leighton Buzzard to Watford hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 23 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leighton Buzzard to Watford via Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) in around 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Leighton Buzzard, Library to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford, Clarendon Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Leighton Buzzard to Watford
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
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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