There are 5 ways to get from Peterborough to Watford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Watford Junction

$27 - $86

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Bus, line 240 bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Peterborough to London Golders Green National Express
  2. Take the line 240 bus from Golders Green to Edgware 240 / ...

$18 - $22

3 alternative options

Train, line 301 bus, bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Stevenage
  2. Take the line 301 bus from Stevenage Railway Station to St Albans, Police Station 301
  3. Take the bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Watford, Clarendon Road

$25 - $45

Train, line 635 bus, line 602 bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Hitchin
  2. Take the line 635 bus from Hitchin Railway Station to Hatfield Business Park, UH de Havilland Campus 635
  3. Take the line 602 bus from Hatfield Business Park, UH de Havilland Campus to Watford, King Street 602

$35 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Peterborough to Watford 77.1 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Peterborough to Watford is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Peterborough to Watford is to train which costs £20 - £65 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Peterborough to Watford. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at Watford, St Mary's Road via Golders Green and Edgware. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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The distance between Peterborough and Watford is 64 miles. The road distance is 77.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Watford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs £20 - £65.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Peterborough to Watford, including transfers.

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Peterborough to Watford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Peterborough station.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Watford is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs £20 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus and line 240 bus, which costs £13 - £17 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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Peterborough to Watford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Edgware station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Peterborough to Watford is 77 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Peterborough to Watford.

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Map of how to get from Peterborough to Watford.
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  • Distance: 64.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Peterborough, England and Watford, England?

You can take a train from Peterborough to Watford via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, and London Euston in around 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Peterborough to Watford via London Golders Green, Golders Green, and Edgware in around 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Peterborough to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $45
Grand Central
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Peterborough to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stevenage Railway Station to St Albans, Police Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Watford, Clarendon Road
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Peterborough to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hitchin Railway Station to Hatfield Business Park, UH de Havilland Campus
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hatfield Business Park, UH de Havilland Campus to Watford, King Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
unobus.info

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