There are 5 ways to get from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin 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  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 314 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 314 bus from Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis to Hitchin, Bridge Street 314

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 300 bus, bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Welwyn Garden City, Campus West to Stevenage, Bus Station 300 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Hitchin, Moormead Close 100|Sapphire / ...

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin 13.6 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin 13.6 miles

$2 - $5

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

Thameslink operates a train from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 17 min. Great Northern also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin 5 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 38 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis to Hitchin, Bridge Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Campus West to Stevenage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Hitchin, Moormead Close
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Welwyn Garden City and Hitchin is 17 km. The road distance is 22 km.

The cheapest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs £50 - £60.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Welwyn Garden City and arriving at Hitchin. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis and arriving at Hitchin, Bridge Street. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

The train from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.