There are 4 ways to get from St Albans to Royal Free Hospital by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead to Hampstead Heath

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 84 bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 84 bus from St Albans, Lattimore Road to Barnet, High Barnet 84

$12 - $14

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Albans to Royal Free Hospital 18.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to Royal Free Hospital 18.8 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Royal Free Hospital is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans to Royal Free Hospital is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between St Albans and Royal Free Hospital is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 27 min to get from St Albans to Royal Free Hospital, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from St Albans to Royal Free Hospital. However, there are services departing from St Albans City and arriving at Hampstead Heath via West Hampstead. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Albans to Royal Free Hospital is 19 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from St Albans to Royal Free Hospital.

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  • Distance: 15.5 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between St Albans, England and Royal Free Hospital, England?

You can take a train from St Albans to Royal Free Hospital via West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead, and Hampstead Heath in around 27 min. Alternatively, Metroline Travel operates a bus from St Albans to Royal Free Hospital every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to Hampstead Heath
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $2
Cash
$4 - $6
Oyster Card
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from St Albans, Lattimore Road to Barnet, High Barnet
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
metroline.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from St Albans to Royal Free Hospital
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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