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There are 5 ways to get from Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station by train, 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 via London Kings Cross  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Welwyn Garden City to London Kings Cross

£11 - £16

Cheapest option

Train  •  1h 2m

  1. Take the train from Welwyn Garden City to Moorgate

£9 - £14

3 alternative options

Train, line 4 bus  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the train from Welwyn Garden City to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Finsbury Park to St Pauls, New Change Cannon Street 4

£10 - £14

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station 26.4 miles

£140 - £170

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station 26.4 miles

£4 - £6

Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Welwyn Garden City and Cannon Street Station is around 43 min and covers a distance of around 23 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 37 min. Services are operated by Thameslink, Great Northern and London Underground (Tube). Typically 289 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
43 min
Fastest journey time:
37 min
Journey distance:
23 miles
Services per week:
289
Cheapest price:
£11
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:30
Last service departs at:
23:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Welwyn Garden City → Cannon Street Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cannon Street Station is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Welwyn Garden City and arriving at Moorgate. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Welwyn Garden City and Cannon Street Station is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station without a car is to train via London Kings Cross which takes 42 min and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station, including transfers.

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Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Welwyn Garden City station.

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Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Moorgate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station is 26 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station.

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There are 3832+ hotels available in Cannon Street Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Welwyn Garden City, England and Cannon Street Station, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Welwyn Garden City to London Kings Cross every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £10 - £12 and the journey takes 29 min. Great Northern also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Welwyn Garden City to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £12
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£10 - £12
Train from Welwyn Garden City to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £11
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£9 - £11
Great Northern
Bus operators
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 Finsbury Park to St Pauls, New Change Cannon Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Welwyn Garden City to Cannon Street Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
£140 - £170
Edgware Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3740 5080
Website
edgwareairporttransfers.co.uk

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