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London St Pancras International to St Albans City by train

It takes an average of 29m to travel from London St Pancras International to St Albans City by train, over a distance of around 17 miles (28 km). There are normally 219 trains per day travelling from London St Pancras International to St Albans City and tickets for this journey start from £9.30 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 17m
PriceFrom £9.30
Distance17 miles (28 km)
Frequency219 trains per day
First train02:44
Last train01:48
Departure stationLondon St Pancras International
Arrival stationSt Albans City
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsThameslink

London St Pancras International to St Albans City train times

Check out the next trains departing from London St Pancras International to St Albans City for Tuesday 6th July 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
14:43 15:15 32m, direct
14:48 15:22 34m, direct
14:51 15:11 20m, direct
15:03 15:37 34m, direct
15:06 15:24 18m, direct
15:13 15:45 32m, direct
15:18 15:52 34m, direct
15:21 15:41 20m, direct
15:33 16:07 34m, direct
15:36 15:54 18m, direct

Travelling from London St Pancras International to St Albans City by train

Want to find out more about taking the train from London St Pancras International to St Albans City? Look no further.

There are around 219 trains running between London St Pancras International and St Albans City daily, which usually take 29m to complete the journey over 17 miles (28 km). As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available. The fastest Thameslink train travelling on this route takes just 17m, so you’ll be there in no time. During your journey you can enjoy free WiFi – just look out for the blue WiFi logo – and plenty of space for your luggage.

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Want to book your train tickets from London St Pancras International to St Albans City now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to know if trains are running, read on for timetables (including first and last train times), FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets from London St Pancras International to St Albans City.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from London St Pancras International to St Albans City? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from London St Pancras International to St Albans City take?

The average journey time by train between London St Pancras International and St Albans City is 29 minutes, with around 219 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between London St Pancras International and St Albans City by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London St Pancras International to St Albans City is 17 minutes.

How much does the train from London St Pancras International to St Albans City cost?

Train ticket prices from London St Pancras International to St Albans City can start from as little as £9.30 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from London St Pancras International to St Albans City?

Yes, it is possible to travel from London St Pancras International to St Albans City without having to change trains. There are 219 direct trains from London St Pancras International to St Albans City each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from London St Pancras International to St Albans City leave?

The first train from London St Pancras International to St Albans City leaves at 02:44. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from London St Pancras International to St Albans City leave?

The last train from London St Pancras International to St Albans City leaves at 01:48. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between London St Pancras International and St Albans City by train?

Trains travelling from London St Pancras International to St Albans City cover a distance of around 17 miles (28 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from St Albans City to London St Pancras International.

Cheap train tickets from London St Pancras International to St Albans City

Train tickets from London St Pancras International to St Albans City start at £9.30 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for London St Pancras International to St Albans City is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

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