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Overview: Train from London to Watford

distanceDistance15 miles (24 km)
durationAverage train duration41 min
priceAverage train ticket price£10 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersWest Midlands Railway or London Overground

Trains from London to Watford cover the 15 miles (24 km) long journey taking on average 41 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Railway or London Overground. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £10, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Watford Junction.

Travel Tips: Trains from London to Watford

Travel by train to Watford 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 Watford.
FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets between London and Watford cost?

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

What is the average cost of a train from London to Watford?

If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Watford train price to come in at an average of £10  one way.

What is the distance between London and Watford by train?

The train distance from London to Watford is around 15 miles (24 km).

What is the average London to Watford train duration?

On average the London to Watford train time is 41 min  covering the 15 miles (24 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 Watford?

When taking a train from London, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When you arrive in Watford, your train can arrive in train stations including Watford Junction, Watford High Street and Watford North.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from London Victoria   to Watford Junction.

Where is the train station in London? Where is the train station in Watford?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, London Victoria, located approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival train station in Watford, called Watford Junction, is located around 0.4 miles (709 m) away from its city centre.

Which train companies can get me from London to Watford?

For the best London to Watford train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with West Midlands Railway or London Overground. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Watford from London to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many trains per day are there from London to Watford?

On average, there are 50 trains a day from London to Watford. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When can I take the first train from London to Watford? When can I take the last train for the day?

The first London to Watford train departs at 05: 38   and the last train from London to Watford leaves at 08: 44. Check out the most up-to-date London to Watford train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I purchase London to Watford train tickets to get the best deals?

You can find a train between London and Watford to cost on average £10 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 trip. You’ll see tickets for the London to Watford train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Watford
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 Watford.
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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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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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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