London to St Albans by train
Travelling from London to St Albans by train
Fast trains from London to St Albans take around 17 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 30 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between London and St Albans.
1. Are there direct trains from London to St Albans?
Direct trains from London to St Albans have been found.
We usually find around 135 direct trains on the route from London to St Albans every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 122 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from London to St Albans?
The London to St Albans train travel time is normally about 17 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the London to St Albans train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to St Albans is usually scheduled to depart London around 04:06 and the last train is around 00:34.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves London around 06:03, and the last at 00:50.
What's the London to St Albans train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from London to St Albans are $16.52.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $11 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $16. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book London to St Albans train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from London to St Albans by train.
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Which train companies operate between London and St Albans?
Thameslink is the train company that operates on the route from London to St Albans.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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