How to get from London to St Albans

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Travel Information between London and St Albans

distanceDistance19 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£15 - £17
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £15 • 17 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £15 • 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Thameslink

Travel 19 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to St Albans from London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 17 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Thameslink among others. Travellers can even take a direct from London to St Albans.

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There are 4 ways to travel to St Albans from London including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from London to St Albans is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £15 compared to other travel options to St Albans:

A train is about £2 less than a coach, which costs on average £17 for this route.

The fastest way from London to St Albans is by train with an average journey time of 17 min.

Other travel options from London to St Albans can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 1 h 15 min.

The London to St Albans distance is approximately 19 miles.

The average frequency per day from London to St Albans is:

  • 184 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to St Albans from London as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from London to St Albans:

  • Most travellers board their train from London Victoria and arrive in St Albans.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to St Albans, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can take you to St Albans by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from London to St Albans for £17.
  • Thameslink can take you to St Albans by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Thameslink from London to St Albans for £15.
Many of our customers travelling from London to St Albans don't make St Albans their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Luton, Stansted or Oxford, either of which you could add to your London and St Albans trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from St Albans to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip between London and St Albans, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £17 one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average £15 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from London to St Albans online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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