Public Transport


National Rail enquiries


Full bus service information for the area is available on


PLUSBUS is a cheap travelcard that you buy with your train ticket at any station ticket office or online.  Details from

Radlett to nearby Airports

Travellers to local airports may find the following notes useful.  Timings are for guidance only and will vary depending on time of day and day of week.  You are advised to check with service operators before travelling especially at weekends and bank holidays when engineering work may be taking place.

Heathrow – 724 coach from Watford Junction Station takes about 45 mins to bus station near Terminals 1, 2 or 3.  Fare: Single £7.50, return £15.  Click for details.

Gatwick – Thameslink train, change at Farringdon or City Thameslink for Brighton train — around 77 mins

Luton – Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway then airport bus, single ticket from Radlett — allow at least 45 mins overall

City – Thameslink via West Hampstead Overground to Stratford Jubilee & Canning Town DLR 1h35m

Southend Airport — Thameslink to West Hampstead, Overground to Stratford, Stratford Greater Anglia Train to Southend airport — allow  2hrs 15 min

Stanstead – 655 bus to Galleria E Hatfield (55mins) then 737 / 797 coach (45mins)

East Midlands Parkway – Thameslink & East Midlands Trains — (2hrs) Birmingham Airport and NEC – from Watford Junction station to Birmingham International — (1 hour)

Southampton – Thameslink to West Hampstead, Overground to Clapham Junction, SW Trains to Southampton Airport Parkway — (2h 30m)   Another useful site for local travel information is Herts Direct at