Nottingham to St Albans by train

  • First train
    04:56
  • Last train
    23:20
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 41m
  • Distance
    144 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    36
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 59m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Nottingham to St Albans by train

Fast trains from Nottingham to St Albans take around 1 hour and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 144 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nottingham and St Albans.

1. Are there direct trains from Nottingham to St Albans?

Journeys between Nottingham and St Albans usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Nottingham to St Albans every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 45 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Nottingham to St Albans?

The Nottingham to St Albans train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Nottingham to St Albans train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to St Albans is usually scheduled to depart Nottingham around 04:56 and the last train is around 23:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Nottingham around 05:05, and the last at 23:20.

When to book Nottingham 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 Nottingham to St Albans by train.

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Which train companies operate between Nottingham and St Albans?

More than one train company operates on the route from Nottingham to St Albans, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Midlands Trains
  • Thameslink

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.