Trains from Milton Keynes to Watford

Milton Keynes to Watford train information

Milton Keynes Watford train map

Train duration 0h29m
Arrival Watford, England
Departure Milton Keynes, England
Distance 31 Miles

The trip between Milton Keynes, located in England and Watford, situated in England is well connected by trains. Use our travel search engine to find your ticket and identify the train operator for this journey.

Using the train is a fast and convenient way to get to Watford from Milton Keynes. The average journey duration between Milton Keynes to Watford is 0h29m to travel the 31 miles.

Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

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Milton Keynes - Watford: the best time to book cheap trains

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Overall, the earlier you purchase your ticket, the cheaper it gets but there can be some exceptions. We gathered the offers from the past 6 months in order to understand the best time to get your train tickets Milton Keynes to Watford. The results show that booking your train from Milton Keynes to Watford in advance is not always the best option.

We found trains at £17 when booking 3 days in advance whereas you will need to spend at least £18 if you purchase your ticket 7 days in advance. Thus, according to our data, the best time to book your train is 3 days in advance as it is 2% cheaper than 7 days in advance.

Best prices for Milton Keynes to Watford trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Milton Keynes and Watford by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Watford to Milton Keynes and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

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Looking to travel for less? Many railcards and discounts are available to spend less for your Milton Keynes Watford train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are five types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

The main benefit of using a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to be profitable.

You will need to purchase at least £88 of train tickets throughout the duration of the railcard's validity for the card to be worthwile. This number corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you buy afterwards, you will save money.

As an example, train tickets from Milton Keynes to Watford cost on average £50.00 (1). If you're dividing £88 by £50.00 (£88/£50.00 = 1.76), it turns out that after only 2 one way journeys from Watford to Milton Keynes, the railcard will have paid for itself.

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard for which you will pay £20. Railcards give you 34% off most train fares, so you will save 1/3 on most rail fares.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Milton Keynes to Watford train £50.00 £33.33 £16.67 1.76

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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