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

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Train  •  5m

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to Harpenden

$5 - $7

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Bus  •  13m

  1. Take the bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn 321 - Sapphire / ...

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  8m

  1. Take a taxi from St Albans to Harpenden 5.1 miles

$16 - $20

Drive  •  8m

  1. Drive from St Albans to Harpenden 5.1 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1h 43m

  1. Walk from St Albans to Harpenden 5.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Harpenden is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 8m.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans to Harpenden is to train which costs £3 - £6 and takes 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Albans, St Peter's Street and arriving at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Albans City and arriving at Harpenden. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5m.

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The distance between St Albans and Harpenden is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.1 miles.

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The best way to get from St Albans to Harpenden without a car is to train which takes 5m and costs £3 - £6.

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The train from St Albans City to Harpenden takes 5m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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St Albans to Harpenden bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from St Albans, St Peter's Street station.

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St Albans to Harpenden train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from St Albans City station.

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The best way to get from St Albans to Harpenden is to train which takes 5m and costs £3 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £6 and takes 13m.

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Map of how to get from St Albans to Harpenden.
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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 5m

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

Thameslink operates a train from St Albans to Harpenden every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 5m. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from St Albans to Harpenden every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 13m. Uno also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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arrivabus.co.uk
Uno
Phone
01707 255764
Email
unobus@herts.ac.uk
Website
unobus.info
Bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Harpenden, Bowers Way
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Website
unobus.info
Other operators
Taxi from St Albans to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
8m
Estimated price
$16 - $20
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424

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St Albans to Harpenden bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn station.

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St Albans to Harpenden train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Harpenden station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Albans to Harpenden is 5 miles. It takes approximately 8m to drive from St Albans to Harpenden.

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