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There are 5 ways to get from Stevenage to Watford Junction by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the train from Stevenage to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Watford Junction

£19 - £42

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Bus, line 757 bus, line 321 bus  •  2h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Stevenage to Luton Airport London
  2. Take the line 757 bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH 757
  3. Take the line 321 bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Watford, West Street 321

£12 - £19

3 alternative options

Train, subway, line 142 bus  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the train from Stevenage to Moorgate
  2. Take the subway from Moorgate station to Edgware station
  3. Take the line 142 bus from Edgware to Watford Junction station 142

£17 - £23

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stevenage to Watford Junction 23.9 miles

£50 - £65

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Stevenage to Watford Junction 23.9 miles

£3 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from Stevenage to Watford Junction is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stevenage to Watford Junction is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stevenage to Watford Junction. However, there are services departing from Stevenage and arriving at Watford, West Street via Old Airport Bus Station and Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stevenage to Watford Junction. However, there are services departing from Stevenage and arriving at Watford Junction via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 5m.

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The distance between Stevenage and Watford Junction is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Stevenage to Watford Junction without a car is to train which takes 1h 5m and costs £19 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1h 5m to get from Stevenage to Watford Junction, including transfers.

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Stevenage to Watford Junction bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stevenage station.

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Stevenage to Watford Junction train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Stevenage station.

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The best way to get from Stevenage to Watford Junction is to train which takes 1h 5m and costs £19 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus and line 757 bus and line 321 bus, which costs £12 - £20 and takes 2h 4m.

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  • Distance: 18.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 5m

What companies run services between Stevenage, England and Watford Junction, England?

You can take a train from Stevenage to Watford Junction via London St Pancras International LL and London Euston in around 1h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stevenage to Watford Junction via Luton Airport London, Old Airport Bus Station, Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH, and Watford, West Street in around 2h 4m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£13 - £16
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £8
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Moorgate station to Edgware station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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 Stevenage to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Green Line
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Edgware to Watford Junction station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Stevenage to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Stevenage Taxis
Phone
+44 1438 357 111
Website
stevenagetaxis.com
Goldstar Taxis
Phone
+44 1438 727 277
Website
goldstartaxi.co.uk
ABC Taxis (Stevenage) Ltd
Phone
+44 1438 424 242
Website
abctaxisltd.co.uk

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Stevenage to Watford Junction bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Watford, West Street station.

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Stevenage to Watford Junction train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Watford Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stevenage to Watford Junction is 24 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Stevenage to Watford Junction.

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There are 6140+ hotels available in Watford Junction. Prices start at £75 per night.

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