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There are 7 ways to get from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train via Staines  •  2 h 19 min

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

$22 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 301 bus, bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 301 bus from Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station to Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes 301 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express / ...

$15 - $21

5 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 4 min

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

$24 - $36

Subway, line 203 bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the subway from Finsbury Park station to Hatton Cross station Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 203 bus from Hatton Cross to Elmsleigh Bus Station 203

Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road to Heathrow Central Bus Station 724

$16

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park 38.9 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park 38.9 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park is to taxi which costs £130 - £170 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road and arriving at Thorpe Park Main Entrance via Heathrow Central Bus Station, Hatton Cross and Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Welwyn Garden City and Thorpe Park is 31 miles. The road distance is 38.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park without a car is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs £16 - £26.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park, including transfers.

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Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park bus services, operated by Green Line, depart from Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road station.

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The best way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs £16 - £26. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park bus services, operated by Green Line, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park is 39 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park.

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Map of how to get from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park.
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  • Distance: 30.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

What companies run services between Welwyn Garden City, England and Thorpe Park, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Vauxhall station, Vauxhall, Staines, Elmsleigh Bus Station, and Thorpe Park Main Entrance in around 2 h 19 min. Alternatively, Green Line operates a bus from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park hourly. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Welwyn Garden City to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Vauxhall to Staines
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Vauxhall to Chertsey
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Hatton Cross to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station to Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hemel Hempstead to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Welwyn Garden City to Thorpe Park
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424

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