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There are 3 ways to get from Upminster to Harpenden by subway, train, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the subway from Upminster station to Blackfriars station District
  2. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Harpenden

£16 - £20

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Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Upminster to Harpenden 41.5 miles

£85 - £110

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Upminster to Harpenden 41.5 miles

£7 - £11

Upminster → Harpenden
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The cheapest way to get from Upminster to Harpenden is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Upminster to Harpenden is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Upminster station to Harpenden. However, there are services departing from Upminster station and arriving at Harpenden via London Blackfriars. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 31m.

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The distance between Upminster and Harpenden is 32 miles. The road distance is 41.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Upminster to Harpenden without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 31m and costs £15 - £21.

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It takes approximately 1h 31m to get from Upminster to Harpenden, including transfers.

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Upminster to Harpenden train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Upminster station.

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Upminster to Harpenden train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Harpenden station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Upminster to Harpenden is 42 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Upminster to Harpenden.

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There are 476+ hotels available in Harpenden. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 31.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 31m

What companies run services between Upminster, England and Harpenden, England?

There is no direct connection from Upminster to Harpenden. However, you can take the subway to Blackfriars station, take the walk to London Blackfriars, then take the train to Harpenden. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Harpenden.

Train operators
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 Upminster station to Blackfriars station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
Other operators
Taxi from Upminster to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Thameside Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 371 654
Website
thamesidetaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis ADF
Phone
+44 7984 803 991
Website
graystaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 506 163
Website
graystaxi.co.uk
Grays CabLine
Phone
+44 1375 506 162
Website
grayscabline.co.uk
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Tilbury Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 855 555
Laindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 350 340
Website
laindontaxis.co.uk
Basildon Taxi Cabs
Phone
+44 1268 288 473
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 532 532
Website
acetaxi.cab
Saturn Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 35 35 35
Website
saturntaxisltd.co.uk
Reliance Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 567 567
Website
reliancetaxis.uk
Gravesend Taxis
Phone
+44 7940 413 392
Website
gravesendtaxis.co.uk
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740

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