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Overview: Train from London to St Albans

distanceDistance19 miles (30 km)
durationAverage train duration19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£14 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink

Trains from London to St Albans cover the 19 miles (30 km) long journey taking on average 19 min with our travel partners like Thameslink. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £14, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in St Albans.

Trains from London to St. Albans

Trains from London to St Albans are provided by ThamesLink. All services run directly with a journey time of around 20-30 minutes. Services between London and St Albans run round-the-clock, with services early in the morning, the afternoon, evening, and throughout the night. Trains leave before 5:00 a.m., and go right through to 4:00 a.m. the next morning. During the day services leave every 10-20 minutes, with trains running hourly overnight. Trains depart from London's St. Pancras Station, which is by King Cross and University College London. Trains arrive at St. Albans Station on Station Way which is situated in the heart of the town.

Travel Tips: Trains from London to St Albans

Travel by train to St Albans easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to St Albans.
FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets from London to St Albans cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from London to St Albans to cost as little as £10  in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of train tickets from London to St Albans?

If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to St Albans train to cost on average £14  one way.

How many miles is it from London to St Albans by train?

The distance from London to St Albans by train is approximately 19 miles (30 km).

How many hours does it take from London to St Albans by train?

On average the London to St Albans train time is 19 min  covering the 19 miles (30 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in London and arrival train station in St Albans?

There are a few train stations in London to start your journey from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. In St Albans you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including St Albans and St Albans Abbey.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in St Albans.

Where is the train station in London? Where is the train station in St Albans?

Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at St Albans and need to travel approximately 0.3 miles (461 m) from the train station to the city centre in St Albans.

What train companies offer a service to St Albans from London?

Take the London to St Albans train with Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to St Albans from London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there between London and St Albans?

The average number of trains departing London for St Albans is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from London to St Albans?

The earliest train for this journey departs from London at 08: 03. The last train leaves from London at 08: 28. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from London to St Albans and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How early should I book train tickets between London and St Albans to score the best deals?

You can find a train between London and St Albans to cost on average £14 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the London to St Albans train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
St Albans
London Victoria is the most popular London railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in London for your journey to St Albans.
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Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
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+44 3457114141
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24/7
Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
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+44 2078437688
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139