There are 5 ways to get from Staines-upon-Thames to Welwyn Garden City by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Staines to Vauxhall
  2. Take the Tube from Vauxhall Underground Station to Finsbury Park Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City

$22 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus, line 300 bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to Hemel Hempstead National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis 300 / ...

$17 - $25

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond NLL to Highbury & Islington
  2. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Welwyn Garden City

$19 - $32

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Staines-upon-Thames to Welwyn Garden City 37.1 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Staines-upon-Thames to Welwyn Garden City 37.1 miles

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Staines-upon-Thames to Welwyn Garden City is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Staines-upon-Thames to Welwyn Garden City is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 38 min.

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The distance between Staines-upon-Thames and Welwyn Garden City is 29 miles. The road distance is 37.1 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Staines-upon-Thames to Welwyn Garden City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Staines-upon-Thames station to Welwyn Garden City. However, there are services departing from Elmsleigh Bus Station and arriving at Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis via London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 and Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Staines-upon-Thames to Welwyn Garden City. However, there are services departing from Staines and arriving at Welwyn Garden City via Richmond NLL and Highbury & Islington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Staines-upon-Thames, England and Welwyn Garden City, England?

You can take a train from Staines-upon-Thames to Welwyn Garden City via Richmond (London), Richmond NLL, and Highbury & Islington in around 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Staines-upon-Thames to Welwyn Garden City via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Hemel Hempstead, and Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes in around 3 h 29 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Vauxhall Underground Station to Finsbury Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Highbury & Islington to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Richmond NLL to Highbury & Islington
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$7 - $10
Oyster Card
$5 - $8
Bus operators
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 London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to Hemel Hempstead
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Staines-upon-Thames to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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