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

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Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin

$7 - $11

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Line 314 bus  •  38 min

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

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Line 301 bus, bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 301 bus from Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis to Stevenage Railway Station 300 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stevenage Railway Station to Hitchin, Moormead Close 100|Sapphire / ...

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  16 min

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

$60 - $80

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin 13.6 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 16 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis and arriving at Hitchin, ASDA. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Welwyn Garden City and arriving at Hitchin. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Welwyn Garden City and Hitchin is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin without a car is to train which takes 17 min and costs £6 - £9.

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The train from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis station.

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Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Welwyn Garden City station.

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The best way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin is to train which takes 17 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can line 314 bus, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 38 min.

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Map of how to get from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin.
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  • Distance: 10.8 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

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 $7 - $10 and the journey takes 17 min. Great Northern also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin every 3 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $7 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
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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, ASDA
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis to Stevenage Railway Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stevenage Railway Station to Hitchin, Moormead Close
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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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Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Hitchin, ASDA station.

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Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Hitchin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin is 14 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Welwyn Garden City to Hitchin.

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The nearest airport to Hitchin is London Luton (LTN) Airport which is 6.2 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Stansted (STN) (23.8 miles), London Heathrow (LHR) (34.1 miles), London City (LCY) (34.1 miles) and London Gatwick (LGW) (55.4 miles).

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There are 287+ hotels available in Hitchin. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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