There are 5 ways to get from Norwich to St Albans by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to St Albans City

$64 - $91

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Bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Luton National Express / ...

$21 - $32

3 alternative options

Train via Cambridge  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Hatfield (Herts)

$52 - $76

Bus via Stansted Airport, Coach Station  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to St Albans City Railway Station 724

$34 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Norwich to St Albans 107.1 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Norwich station to St Albans. However, there are services departing from Norwich Bus Station and arriving at St Albans, St Peter's Street via Cambridge Parkside and Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 49 min.

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The distance between Norwich and St Albans is 92 miles. The road distance is 107.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Norwich to St Albans without a car is to train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Norwich to St Albans, including transfers.

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Norwich to St Albans bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Norwich Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Norwich to St Albans is to train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 49 min.

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Norwich to St Albans bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Luton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Norwich to St Albans is 107 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Norwich 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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Map of how to get from Norwich to St Albans.
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  • Distance: 92.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

What companies run services between Norwich, England and St Albans, England?

You can take a train from Norwich to St Albans via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Farringdon Underground Station, and Farringdon in around 2 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Norwich to St Albans via Cambridge Parkside, Luton, and Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) in around 4 h 49 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to St Albans City
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hatfield (Herts)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hatfield (Herts)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
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 Norwich Bus Station to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Norwich Bus Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)

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