There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Harpenden by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Harpenden

$13 - $18

4 alternative options

Line 139 bus, train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 139 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to West Hampstead Thameslink Rail Station 139
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Harpenden

$14 - $18

Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station to Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH 757 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn 321|Sapphire

$16 - $19

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Harpenden 28.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Harpenden 28.4 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Harpenden is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Harpenden is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Harpenden is 24 miles. The road distance is 28.4 miles.

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The train from London Blackfriars to Harpenden takes 33 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Blackfriars and arriving at Harpenden. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Harpenden, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Waterloo Station to Harpenden every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Waterloo Station to Harpenden via Waterloo Underground Station, Baker Street Underground Station, Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station, and Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH in around 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to West Hampstead Thameslink Rail Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station to Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Marylebone, Gloucester Place to Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
easybus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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