There are 5 ways to get from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Shepherds Bush to West Hampstead
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to St Albans City

$11 - $17

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Train, bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Shepherds Bush to Watford Junction
  2. Take the bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to St Albans, Town Hall 321|Sapphire / ...

$12 - $19

Line 316 bus, train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 316 bus from Shepherd's Bush (Central Line) to Kilburn, Brondesbury Road (NW6) 316
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to St Albans City

$15 - $19

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans 23.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans 23.7 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans. However, there are services departing from Shepherds Bush and arriving at St Albans City via West Hampstead Thameslink. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Shepherd's Bush and St Albans is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs £8 - £13.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans, including transfers.

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Shepherd's Bush to St Albans train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Shepherds Bush station.

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Shepherd's Bush to St Albans train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at St Albans City station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shepherd's Bush to St Albans is 24 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans.

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There are 464+ hotels available in St Albans. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans.
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  • Distance: 17.7 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Shepherd's Bush, Greater London, England and St Albans, England?

You can take a train from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans via West Hampstead and West Hampstead Thameslink in around 47 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shepherds Bush to West Hampstead
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$5 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Thameslink
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to St Albans, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to St Albans, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Shepherd's Bush (Central Line) to Kilburn, Brondesbury Road (NW6)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shepherd's Bush to St Albans
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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

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