There are 5 ways to get from Watford to Welwyn Garden City by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to London Euston
  2. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City

$19 - $41

Cheapest option

Line 724 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station 724

$8

3 alternative options

Line 602 bus, line 300 bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 602 bus from Watford, High Street to Hatfield Business Park, UH de Havilland Campus 602 / ...
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Ellenbrook Lane to Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis 300 / ...

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Watford to Welwyn Garden City 15.8 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Watford to Welwyn Garden City 15.8 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Watford to Welwyn Garden City is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Watford to Welwyn Garden City is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Watford and Welwyn Garden City is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Watford to Welwyn Garden City, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Watford Junction Railway Station station and arriving at Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Watford, England and Welwyn Garden City, England?

You can take a train from Watford to Welwyn Garden City via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Finsbury Park Underground Station, and Finsbury Park in around 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, Green Line (operated by Arriva) operates a bus from Watford to Welwyn Garden City hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 23 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
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
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
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Watford, High Street to Hatfield Business Park, UH de Havilland Campus
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ellenbrook Lane to Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Watford to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222

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