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

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Potters Bar to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Harpenden

$20 - $29

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Line 610 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 610 bus from Potters Bar, The Avenue to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn 610

$9

3 alternative options

Train, line 366 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City
  2. Take the line 366 bus from Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn 366

$11 - $14

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Potters Bar to Harpenden 13 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Potters Bar to Harpenden 13 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Potters Bar to Harpenden is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Potters Bar to Harpenden is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Potters Bar, The Avenue and arriving at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Potters Bar to Harpenden. However, there are services departing from Potters Bar and arriving at Harpenden via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Potters Bar and Harpenden is 11 miles. The road distance is 13 miles.

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The best way to get from Potters Bar to Harpenden without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs £15 - £22.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Potters Bar to Harpenden, including transfers.

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Potters Bar to Harpenden bus services, operated by Uno, depart from Potters Bar, The Avenue station.

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Potters Bar to Harpenden train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Potters Bar station.

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The best way to get from Potters Bar to Harpenden is to train which takes 53 min and costs £15 - £22. Alternatively, you can line 610 bus, which costs £7 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Potters Bar to Harpenden.
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  • Distance: 10.6 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

You can take a train from Potters Bar to Harpenden via London Kings Cross and London St Pancras International LL in around 53 min. Alternatively, Uno operates a bus from Potters Bar to Harpenden hourly. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Potters Bar, The Avenue to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
unobus.info
Centrebus South
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
centrebus.info
Other operators
Taxi from Potters Bar to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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Potters Bar to Harpenden bus services, operated by Uno, arrive at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn station.

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Potters Bar to Harpenden train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Harpenden station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Potters Bar to Harpenden is 13 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Potters Bar to Harpenden.

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There are 367+ hotels available in Harpenden. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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