There are 6 ways to get from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City

$5 - $10

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Rideshare  •  29 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Potters Bar to Hatfield 6.9 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Line 242 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 242 bus from Potters Bar, The Avenue to Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road 242

$8

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City 12.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City 12.7 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Walk from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City 8.5 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Potters Bar, The Avenue and arriving at Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road. Services depart twice daily, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Potters Bar and arriving at Welwyn Garden City. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Potters Bar and Welwyn Garden City is 7 miles. The road distance is 12.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City without a car is to train which takes 11 min and costs .

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The train from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City bus services, operated by TrustyBus, depart from Potters Bar, The Avenue station.

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Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Potters Bar station.

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The best way to get from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City is to train which takes 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 242 bus, which costs and takes 46 min.

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Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City bus services, operated by TrustyBus, arrive at Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road station.

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Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Welwyn Garden City station.

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Map of how to get from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City.
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  • Distance: 6.9 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between Potters Bar, England and Welwyn Garden City, England?

Great Northern operates a train from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 11 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, TrustyBus operates a bus from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City twice daily. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Potters Bar, The Avenue to Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Potters Bar to Hatfield
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
15 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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Yes, the driving distance between Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City is 13 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Potters Bar to Welwyn Garden City.

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There are 405+ hotels available in Welwyn Garden City. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Potters Bar and Welwyn Garden City. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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