There are 5 ways to get from Watford Junction to Cockfosters 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  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to London Euston
  2. Take the Tube from Finsbury Park Underground Station to Cockfosters Underground Station Piccadilly

$11 - $30

4 alternative options

Line 142 bus, line 614 bus, line 307 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 142 bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to Edgware 142
  2. Take the line 614 bus from Edgware Station Station Road to High Barnet, Barnet Hospital Queens Road 614
  3. Take the line 307 bus from High Barnet, Barnet Hospital to East Barnet, Heddon Court Avenue 307

$13 - $18

Line 258 bus, Tube  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 258 bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to South Harrow Bus Station 258
  2. Take the Tube from South Harrow Underground Station to Cockfosters Underground Station Piccadilly

$13 - $18

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Watford Junction to Cockfosters 17.2 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Watford Junction to Cockfosters 17.2 miles

$3 - $6

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

You can take a bus from Watford Junction to Cockfosters via Edgware, Edgware Station Station Road, High Barnet, Barnet Hospital Queens Road, and High Barnet, Barnet Hospital in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Watford Junction to London Euston
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $24
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Finsbury Park Underground Station to Cockfosters Underground Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from South Harrow Underground Station to Cockfosters Underground Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to Edgware
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Edgware Station Station Road to High Barnet, Barnet Hospital Queens Road
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to South Harrow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from High Barnet, Barnet Hospital to East Barnet, Heddon Court Avenue
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Watford Junction to Cockfosters
Ave. Duration
20 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
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Watford Junction to Cockfosters?

The distance between Watford Junction and Cockfosters is 17 km. The road distance is 28 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Watford Junction to Cockfosters?

The cheapest way to get from Watford Junction to Cockfosters is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Watford Junction to Cockfosters?

The quickest way to get from Watford Junction to Cockfosters is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £60 - £75.

Is there a direct bus between Watford Junction and Cockfosters?

No, there is no direct bus from Watford Junction to Cockfosters. However, there are services departing from Watford Junction Railway Station and arriving at East Barnet, Heddon Court Avenue via Edgware Station Station Road and High Barnet, Barnet Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Watford Junction to Cockfosters?

It takes approximately 49 min to get from Watford Junction to Cockfosters, including transfers.