How to travel from Peterborough to Watford

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Travel Information between Peterborough and Watford

distanceDistance63 miles (102 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$30 - $32
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $30 (€26) • 1 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $30 (€26) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or East Coast

Take a train or bus to travel 63 miles (102 km) between Peterborough and Watford. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are FlixBus or East Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Peterborough to Watford.

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from Peterborough to Watford

How to get from Peterborough to Watford by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Peterborough to Watford is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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All travel companies: Train and Bus from Peterborough to Watford

You can travel by train or bus for as low as $44 (€38). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Great Northern is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed trains, regional trains, and sleeper services. The high-speed trains are called InterCity Express Trains and they offer a fast and comfortable journey between major cities. The regional trains are called Regional Express Trains and they provide a slower but more frequent service to smaller towns and villages. The sleeper services are called Caledonian Sleeper Trains and they offer overnight journeys with comfortable sleeping compartments. Great Northern offers a variety of ticket types, including single, return, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Great Northern are London to Cambridge, London to Peterborough, and London to Norwich. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

Great Northern from Peterborough to Watford travel information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 5 min
  • Cheapest Price: $80
  • Great Northern frequency: 1 a day

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

FAQs: Travel from Peterborough to Watford

FAQs: Travel 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 Peterborough to Watford.

There are 2 ways to get from Peterborough to Watford: train or bus.

The cheapest way to get from Peterborough to Watford is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $30 (€26) compared to other travel options to Watford:

Taking a train costs $2 (€1) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $32 (€27) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Watford from Peterborough is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Watford take longer:

Taking a bus requires on average 2 h 40 min of travel time.

The Peterborough to Watford distance is around 63 miles (102 km).

The average frequency per day from Peterborough to Watford is:

  • Around 5 buses per day.
  • Around 14 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Watford from Peterborough as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Peterborough to Watford:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Station and arrive in Watford, Junction.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Peterborough and arrive in Watford Junction.

The following travel companies offer services from Peterborough to Watford:

  • FlixBus or National Express can take you to Watford by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for National Express from Peterborough to Watford for $37 (€32).
  • Travel with East Coast, Great Northern, Thameslink or Grand Central Trains to go to Watford by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find East Coast Peterborough to Watford tickets on Omio for $30 (€26).

Yes, there are direct routes from Peterborough to Watford with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with.
  • You'll find direct trains with.

Direct services to Watford tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Peterborough to Watford often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester, Luton, Birmingham or Stansted Mountfitchet. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Peterborough and Watford itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Watford and any of these top destinations today!

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