There are 5 ways to get from Potters Bar to Archway by train, bus, subway, 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

Train  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from Potters Bar to Finsbury Park

$7 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 84 bus, Tube  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 84 bus from Potters Bar, Byng Drive to Barnet, High Barnet 84
  2. Take the Tube from High Barnet Underground Station to Archway Underground Station Northern

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 84 bus, line 263 bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 84 bus from Potters Bar, Byng Drive to Barnet, High Barnet 84
  2. Take the line 263 bus from Barnet, High Barnet to Archway Station Holloway Road 263 / ...

$7

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Potters Bar to Archway 14.4 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Potters Bar to Archway 14.4 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Potters Bar, England and Archway, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Potters Bar to Archway hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 11 min. Great Northern also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Potters Bar to Archway via Barnet, High Barnet in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from High Barnet Underground Station to Archway Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from Potters Bar, Byng Drive to Barnet, High Barnet
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
metroline.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barnet, High Barnet to Archway Station Holloway Road
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Potters Bar to Archway
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Potters Bar to Archway?

The distance between Potters Bar and Archway is 16 km. The road distance is 23 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Potters Bar to Archway?

The cheapest way to get from Potters Bar to Archway is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Potters Bar to Archway?

The quickest way to get from Potters Bar to Archway is to train which takes 11 min and costs £5 - £9.

Is there a direct train between Potters Bar and Archway?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Potters Bar and arriving at Finsbury Park. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

Is there a direct bus between Potters Bar and Archway?

No, there is no direct bus from Potters Bar to Archway. However, there are services departing from Potters Bar, Byng Drive and arriving at Archway Station Holloway Road via Barnet, High Barnet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

How long does it take to get from Potters Bar to Archway?

The train from Potters Bar to Finsbury Park takes 11 min including transfers and departs hourly.