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

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Train  •  6 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to Harpenden

$5 - $7

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Bus  •  12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bernards Heath, Heath Farm Lane to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn 321|Sapphire / ...

$3 - $7

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Taxi  •  8 min

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

$27 - $32

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to Harpenden 5.1 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Walk from St Albans to Harpenden 5.4 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bernards Heath, Heath Farm Lane and arriving at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Albans City and arriving at Harpenden. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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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 6 min and costs .

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The train from St Albans City to Harpenden takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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St Albans to Harpenden bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Bernards Heath, Heath Farm Lane 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 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 min.

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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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Map of how to get from St Albans to Harpenden.
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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 min

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 6 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from St Albans to Harpenden every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 12 min. Uno also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Bernards Heath, Heath Farm Lane to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Harpenden, Bowers Way
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
unobus.info
Other operators
Taxi from St Albans to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$27 - $32
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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Yes, the driving distance between St Albans to Harpenden is 5 miles. It takes approximately 8 min to drive from St Albans to Harpenden.

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