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

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Train Thameslink  •  42 min

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

$13 - $19

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Train Great Northern  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Welwyn Garden City to Highbury & Islington
  2. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Hampstead Heath

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Welwyn Garden City, Waitrose to St Albans City Railway Station 601 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Albans City to West Hampstead Thameslink

$15 - $22

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital 21.2 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital 21.2 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital. However, there are services departing from Welwyn Garden City and arriving at Hampstead Heath via Highbury & Islington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Welwyn Garden City and Royal Free Hospital is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs £10 - £15.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital, including transfers.

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Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Welwyn Garden City station.

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Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Hampstead Heath station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital is 21 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital.

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There are 8439+ hotels available in Royal Free Hospital. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital.
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  • Distance: 17.4 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Welwyn Garden City, England and Royal Free Hospital, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 28 min. Great Northern also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Welwyn Garden City to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Welwyn Garden City to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Welwyn Garden City to Highbury & Islington
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Highbury & Islington to Hampstead Heath
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
Bus operators
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Waitrose to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
unobus.info
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Waitrose to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Welwyn Garden City to Royal Free Hospital
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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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