There are 4 ways to get from St Albans to Cockfosters by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Cockfosters Underground Station Piccadilly

$15 - $50

Cheapest option

Line 84 bus, bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 84 bus from St Albans, Lattimore Road to Potters Bar Railway Station 84
  2. Take the bus from Potters Bar Railway Station to Oakwood, Freston Gardens 298 / ...

$7 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Albans to Cockfosters 12.3 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to Cockfosters 12.3 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between St Albans, England and Cockfosters, England?

You can take a bus from St Albans to Cockfosters via Potters Bar Railway Station in around 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Cockfosters Underground Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from St Albans, Lattimore Road to Potters Bar Railway Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
metroline.co.uk
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Potters Bar Railway Station to Oakwood, Freston Gardens
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Potters Bar Railway Station to Oakwood, Freston Gardens
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Potters Bar Railway Station to Oakwood, Freston Gardens
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from St Albans to Cockfosters
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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

The distance between St Albans and Cockfosters is 17 km. The road distance is 20 km.

The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Cockfosters is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from St Albans to Cockfosters is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs £45 - £55.

No, there is no direct bus from St Albans to Cockfosters. However, there are services departing from St Albans, Lattimore Road and arriving at Oakwood, Freston Gardens via Potters Bar Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 59 min to get from St Albans to Cockfosters, including transfers.