There are 5 ways to get from Potters Bar to Harlow by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, Tube  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Potters Bar to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the Tube from Finsbury Park Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Harlow Town

$30 - $36

Cheapest option

Bus, line 410 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Potters Bar Railway Station to Waltham Cross, Bus Station 242
  2. Take the line 410 bus from Waltham Cross, Bus Station to Harlow, Netteswell Orchard 410

$13

3 alternative options

Line 724 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Hatfield Railway Station to Harlow, Allende Avenue 724

$14 - $17

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Potters Bar to Harlow 21.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Potters Bar to Harlow 21.5 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Potters Bar to Harlow is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Potters Bar to Harlow is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Potters Bar station to Harlow. However, there are services departing from Potters Bar Railway Station and arriving at Harlow, Netteswell Orchard via Waltham Cross, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Potters Bar and Harlow is 14 miles. The road distance is 21.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Potters Bar to Harlow without a car is to train and Tube which takes 46 min and costs £23 - £28.

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from Potters Bar to Harlow, including transfers.

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Potters Bar to Harlow bus services, operated by Metroline Travel, arrive at Potters Bar Railway Station.

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Potters Bar to Harlow bus services, operated by TrustyBus, arrive at Harlow, Netteswell Orchard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Potters Bar to Harlow is 22 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Potters Bar to Harlow.

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There are 262+ hotels available in Harlow. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Potters Bar to Harlow.
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  • Distance: 14.2 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

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

Green Line (operated by Arriva) operates a bus from Potters Bar to Harlow every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Finsbury Park Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Harlow Town
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$21
First
$35
Business
$29
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Hatfield Railway Station to Harlow, Allende Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from Potters Bar Railway Station to Waltham Cross, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
metroline.co.uk
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Potters Bar Railway Station to Waltham Cross, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Waltham Cross, Bus Station to Harlow, Netteswell Orchard
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Potters Bar to Harlow
Ave. Duration
25 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
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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