There are 5 ways to get from St Albans to Newbury by train, subway, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Newbury

$42 - $75

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Heathrow Central Bus Station 724
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Newbury National Express

$23 - $27

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Tube, train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the Tube from Farringdon Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station Circle
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Newbury

$44 - $76

Bus, line 800 bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Watford, High Street to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
  2. Take the line 800 bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) 800 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Bus Station

$28 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to Newbury 68.3 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Newbury is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans to Newbury is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Albans to Newbury. However, there are services departing from St Albans, St Peter's Street and arriving at Newbury via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between St Albans and Newbury is 49 miles. The road distance is 68.3 miles.

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The best way to get from St Albans to Newbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £30 - £60.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from St Albans to Newbury, including transfers.

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St Albans to Newbury bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), depart from St Albans, St Peter's Street station.

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The best way to get from St Albans to Newbury is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £30 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £21 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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St Albans to Newbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Albans to Newbury is 68 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from St Albans to Newbury.

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  • Distance: 49.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between St Albans, England and Newbury, West Berkshire, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from St Albans to Newbury hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $55 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Albans to Newbury via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Newbury
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Newbury
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from Watford, High Street to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
reading-buses.co.uk

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