There are 5 ways to get from London Paddington Station to St Albans by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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

Recommended option

Tube, train  •  43 min

  1. Hammersmith & City / ...

$14 - $49

Cheapest option

Line 46 bus, train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. 46

$14 - $48

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. 757 / ...
  2. 321|Sapphire / ...

$14 - $18

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. 20.8 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  30 min

  1. 20.8 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and St Albans, England?

You can take a bus from London Paddington Station to St Albans via Paddington Rail Station, Lisson Grove, Glentworth Street, Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station, and Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH in around 1 h 22 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station to Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to St Albans, Abbey
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Marylebone, Gloucester Place to Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
easybus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to St Albans, Abbey
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington Station to St Albans
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$100 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Paddington Station and St Albans is 28 km. The road distance is 33 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to St Albans is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to St Albans is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £75 - £90.

No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station to St Albans. However, there are services departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at St Albans, Abbey via Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station and Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

It takes approximately 43 min to get from London Paddington Station to St Albans, including transfers.

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