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There are 5 ways to get from St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, subway  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Paddington Circle / ...

£12 - £15

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Bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Marble Arch 757 / ...

£10 - £16

3 alternative options

Train, line 36 bus  •  1h 37m

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to Queens Park (London)
  2. Take the line 36 bus from Kilburn, Claremont Road to Paddington, Bishops Bridge Road Westbourne Terrace 36

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station 22.1 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station 22.1 miles

£3 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Albans Abbey Station station to London Paddington Station station. However, there are services departing from St Albans Abbey station and arriving at Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace via Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH and Marble Arch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station. However, there are services departing from St Albans City and arriving at Paddington via King's Cross St. Pancras station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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The distance between St Albans Abbey Station and London Paddington Station is 17 miles. The road distance is 22.1 miles.

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The best way to get from St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 11m and costs £11 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1h 11m to get from St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station, including transfers.

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St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by Green Line, depart from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH station.

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St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from St Albans City station.

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St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by Green Line, arrive at Marble Arch station.

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Map of how to get from St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station.
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  • Distance: 17.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 11m

What companies run services between St Albans Abbey Station, England and London Paddington Station, England?

Green Line operates a bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Marble Arch hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 44 min. Arriva UK also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£9 - £12
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Paddington
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Watford Junction to Queens Park (London)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kilburn, Claremont Road to Paddington, Bishops Bridge Road Westbourne Terrace
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Green Line
Other operators
Taxi from St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
£55 - £70
St Albans Drivr
Phone
+44 1727 400 094
Website
stalbansdrivr.uk
Rider Taxis
Phone
+44 1727 828 282
Website
ridertaxis.co.uk
Gold Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1727 833 333
Website
goldlinetaxis.co.uk
Abbey Astar Cars
Phone
+44 1727 855 555
Website
abbeyastartaxis.co.uk
A1 Taxis
Phone
+44 1727 866 666
Website
a1taxis.net

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St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Paddington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station is 22 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from St Albans Abbey Station to London Paddington Station.

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There are 30594+ hotels available in London Paddington Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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