There are 7 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire by subway, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Tube, train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City

$15 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus, line 301 bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Hemel Hempstead National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 301 bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Welwyn, St Mary's Church 300 / ...

$13 - $17

5 alternative options

Bus via St Albans, St Peter's Street  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Albans, St Peter's Street 724

$14

Bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station 724

$13

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire 38.8 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire 38.8 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  41 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Hertfordshire 38.8 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station station and arriving at Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Hertfordshire is 27 miles. The road distance is 38.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at St Albans, St Peter's Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire is 39 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire.
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  • Distance: 26.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Hertfordshire, England?

Green Line (operated by Arriva) operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Albans, St Peter's Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Hemel Hempstead
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Welwyn, St Mary's Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Hertfordshire
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Hertfordshire
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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