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There are 5 ways to get from St Albans to ExCeL London by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train via Canning Town station  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to London Bridge

$16 - $24

Cheapest option

Line 139 bus, bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 139 bus from West Hampstead, Dennington Park Road to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross 139
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road N551

$15 - $18

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Custom House Dlr

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Albans to ExCeL London 38.6 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to ExCeL London 38.6 miles

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Albans to ExCeL London is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans to ExCeL London is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 44 min.

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The distance between St Albans and ExCeL London is 23 miles. The road distance is 38.6 miles.

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The best way to get from St Albans to ExCeL London without a car is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £12 - £19.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from St Albans to ExCeL London, including transfers.

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The best way to get from St Albans to ExCeL London is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £12 - £19. Alternatively, you can line 139 bus and bus, which costs £11 - £15 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Albans to ExCeL London is 39 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from St Albans to ExCeL London.

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There are 8843+ hotels available in ExCeL London. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from St Albans to ExCeL London.
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  • Distance: 22.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

What companies run services between St Albans, England and ExCeL London, England?

Thameslink operates a train from St Albans to ExCeL London every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Albans to ExCeL London via West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead, Dennington Park Road, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross, and Custom House, Victoria Dock Road in around 2 h 21 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Custom House
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Hampstead, Dennington Park Road to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from St Albans to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
44 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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