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There are 6 ways to get from Royston to Hertford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Royston to Stevenage
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Hertford North

$17 - $25

Cheapest option

Line 18 bus, line 331 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 18 bus from Royston, Town Hall to Buntingford, The Crown Inn 18
  2. Take the line 331 bus from Buntingford, Bridgefoot to Hertford, Bus Station 331

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Royston to Hatfield (Herts)
  2. Take the bus from Hatfield station to Hertford, Bus Station 341 / ...

$27 - $33

Train, bus via Stevenage  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Royston to Stevenage
  2. Take the bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Hertford, Bus Station 390 / ...

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royston to Hertford 21.6 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Royston to Hertford 21.6 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Royston to Hertford is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royston to Hertford is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Royston to Hertford station. However, there are services departing from Royston, Town Hall and arriving at Hertford, Bus Station via Buntingford, Bridgefoot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Royston to Hertford. However, there are services departing from Royston and arriving at Hertford North via Stevenage. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Royston and Hertford is 18 miles. The road distance is 21.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Royston to Hertford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs £13 - £20.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Royston to Hertford, including transfers.

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Royston to Hertford bus services, operated by Centrebus South, depart from Royston, Town Hall station.

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Royston to Hertford train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Royston station.

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The best way to get from Royston to Hertford is to train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs £13 - £20. Alternatively, you can line 18 bus and line 331 bus, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Royston to Hertford.
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  • Distance: 17.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

What companies run services between Royston, Hertfordshire, England and Hertford, England?

You can take a train from Royston to Hertford via Stevenage in around 1 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Royston to Hertford via Buntingford, The Crown Inn and Buntingford, Bridgefoot in around 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Royston to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Royston to Hatfield (Herts)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Royston to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Stevenage to Hertford North
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Royston to Hatfield (Herts)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Uno
Phone
01707 255764
Email
unobus@herts.ac.uk
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hatfield station to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
unobus.info
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Hatfield station to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Centrebus South
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Royston, Town Hall to Buntingford, The Crown Inn
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
centrebus.info
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Buntingford, Bridgefoot to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Royston to Hertford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk

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Royston to Hertford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Hertford, Bus Station.

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Royston to Hertford train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Hertford North station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Royston to Hertford is 22 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Royston to Hertford.

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