There are 5 ways to get from London Victoria to St Albans by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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

Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to St Albans City

$14 - $19

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to St Albans 24.4 miles

$4

3 alternative options

Bus, line 301 bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Victoria to Hemel Hempstead, Bridge Street 758
  2. Take the line 301 bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to St Albans, St Peter's Street 301 / ...

$15 - $17

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Victoria to St Albans 22.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to St Albans 22.6 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Victoria to St Albans. However, there are services departing from Victoria and arriving at St Albans, St Peter's Street via Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between London Victoria and St Albans is 19 miles. The road distance is 22.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Victoria to St Albans without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from London Victoria to St Albans, including transfers.

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London Victoria to St Albans bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), depart from Victoria station.

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The best way to get from London Victoria to St Albans is to train which takes 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 301 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 36 min.

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London Victoria to St Albans bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at St Albans, St Peter's Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Victoria to St Albans is 23 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from London Victoria to St Albans.

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There are 468+ hotels available in St Albans. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between London Victoria and St Albans. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from London Victoria to St Albans.
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  • Distance: 19.5 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Victoria to St Albans every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to St Albans via Hemel Hempstead, Bridge Street and Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes in around 1 h 36 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Victoria to Hemel Hempstead, Bridge Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to St Albans, St Peter's Street
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to St Albans
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from London Victoria to St Albans
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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