There are 4 ways to get from St Albans to Ascot (Station) by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
  2. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Ascot

$22 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 724

$21 - $26

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Albans to Ascot (Station) 36.2 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to Ascot (Station) 36.2 miles

$7 - $12

What companies run services between St Albans, England and Ascot (Station), England?

You can take a train from St Albans to Ascot (Station) via West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead, Richmond NLL, and Richmond (London) in around 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, Green Line (operated by Arriva) operates a bus from St Albans to Ascot (Station) hourly. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 41 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Taxi from St Albans to Ascot (Station)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from St Albans to Ascot (Station)?

The distance between St Albans and Ascot (Station) is 45 km. The road distance is 58 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from St Albans to Ascot (Station)?

The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Ascot (Station) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from St Albans to Ascot (Station)?

The quickest way to get from St Albans to Ascot (Station) is to taxi which takes 40 min and costs £120 - £160.

Is there a direct train between St Albans and Ascot (Station)?

No, there is no direct train from St Albans to Ascot (Station). However, there are services departing from St Albans City and arriving at Ascot via West Hampstead and Richmond (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

How long does it take to get from St Albans to Ascot (Station)?

It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from St Albans to Ascot (Station), including transfers.