Cheap bus tickets from London to Luton

Showing times and prices for Jan 28

Cheapest

$20

Average

$28

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Luton will cost around $ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.

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02:30AMLondon1h34 04:04AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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$201One-way
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11:00AMLondon1h48 12:48PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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$201One-way
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09:00PMLondon1h34 10:34PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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$201One-way
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10:30PMLondon1h34 12:04AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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$201One-way
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04:30AMLondon1h34 06:04AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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$201One-way

Bus schedule from London to Luton

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02:15AMLondon5h55 08:10AMLuton, Bus Station
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02:30AMLondon1h34 04:04AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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03:30AMLondon1h34 05:04AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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04:30AMLondon1h34 06:04AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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07:00AMLondon3h55 10:55AMLuton, Bus Station
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07:00AMLondon3h55 10:55AMLuton, Bus Station
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08:00AMLondon1h45 09:45AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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09:00AMLondon1h45 10:45AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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10:00AMLondon2h55 12:55PMLuton, Bus Station
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10:00AMLondon2h55 12:55PMLuton, Bus Station
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10:00AMLondon1h48 11:48AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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11:00AMLondon1h48 12:48PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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11:30AMLondon1h55 01:25PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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12:00PMLondon1h55 01:55PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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12:00PMLondon2h55 02:55PMLuton, Bus Station
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12:00PMLondon2h55 02:55PMLuton, Bus Station
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01:00PMLondon1h55 02:55PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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02:00PMLondon1h55 03:55PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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02:30PMLondon2h55 05:25PMLuton, Bus Station
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03:00PMLondon1h55 04:55PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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04:00PMLondon2h05 06:05PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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04:30PMLondon3h20 07:50PMLuton, Bus Station
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05:00PMLondon1h55 06:55PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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06:00PMLondon1h55 07:55PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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07:00PMLondon1h34 08:34PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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08:00PMLondon1h34 09:34PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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08:00PMLondon3h15 11:15PMLuton, Bus Station
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08:00PMLondon3h15 11:15PMLuton, Bus Station
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09:00PMLondon1h34 10:34PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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10:00PMLondon4h10 02:10AMLuton, Bus Station
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10:30PMLondon1h34 12:04AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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Jan 28
$10East Midlands Railway
$20National Express
Sat
Jan 29
$5East Midlands Railway
$20National Express
Sun
Jan 30
$16East Midlands Railway
$20National Express
Mon
Jan 31
$10East Midlands Railway
$20National Express
Tue
Feb 1
$4East Midlands Railway
$18National Express
Wed
Feb 2
$14East Midlands Railway
$18National Express
Thu
Feb 3
$14East Midlands Railway
$18National Express
Fri
Feb 4
$10East Midlands Railway
$18National Express
Sat
Feb 5
$4East Midlands Railway
$17National Express
Sun
Feb 6
$16East Midlands Railway
$18National Express
Mon
Feb 7
$10East Midlands Railway
$18National Express
Tue
Feb 8
$4East Midlands Railway
$17National Express
Wed
Feb 9
$14East Midlands Railway
$17National Express
Thu
Feb 10
$14East Midlands Railway
$17National Express
Fri
Feb 11
$10East Midlands Railway
$17National Express
Sat
Feb 12
$4East Midlands Railway
$12National Express
Sun
Feb 13
$16East Midlands Railway
$17National Express
Mon
Feb 14
$8East Midlands Railway
$17National Express
Tue
Feb 15
$4East Midlands Railway
$17National Express
Wed
Feb 16
$14East Midlands Railway
$15National Express

Bus times from London to Luton

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Fastest Journey

1 h 34 m

Average

2 h 26 m

Buses per day

31

Distance

46 km

Of the 31 buses that leave London for Luton every day 19 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 46 km distance in an average of 2 h 26 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 34 m .

The slowest buses will take 5 h 55 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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02:30AMLondon1h34 04:04AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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$201One-way
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09:00PMLondon1h34 10:34PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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$201One-way
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10:30PMLondon1h34 12:04AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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$201One-way
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04:30AMLondon1h34 06:04AMLuton, London Luton Airport
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$201One-way
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08:00PMLondon1h34 09:34PMLuton, London Luton Airport
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$201One-way

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Overview: Bus from London to Luton

distanceDistance28 miles (45 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 34 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$19 (€16)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express, Megabus or Infobus

Buses from London to Luton cover the 28 miles (45 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 34 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Infobus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $18 (€15), but the average price of bus tickets is $19 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Luton, Bus Station.

Bus providers: National Express from London to Luton

You can travel by bus to Luton from London with National Express for as low as $18 (€15). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus to Luton from London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: $18

National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus from London to Luton:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Bus from London to Luton

Travelers looking for a bus from London to Luton can choose departure times from early until late, every day of the week. The service runs almost 24-hourly even on weekends and bank holidays. There are between two and four buses per hour, depending on the time of day. Typically, buses run half-hourly throughout the day with extra departures during peak periods. A cheap bus from London to Luton normally covers the distance between the two cities in around 1 hour and 30 minutes.

How long is the journey by bus from London to Luton?

While the average journey time between London and Luton is about 1 hour 20 minutes to 1 hour and 30 minutes, this can vary. A bus from London to Luton may take around 1 hour 10 minutes to complete the trip at less busy times such as during the night or mid-afternoon, for example. Likewise, some services can take as much as 1 h 45 minutes to arrive at the terminus due to traffic or weather conditions.

How many buses are there from London to Luton?

Buses from London to Luton run each day, including at weekends. Travelers can easily select departure times that best fit there needs. With up to 88 buses per day to choose from, business trips, shopping sprees or family outings can be arranged in an instant. Bear in mind that fewer buses run at less busy periods such as during the night and in the early afternoon. However, more services are available at peak times. For example, buses might leave every 15 to 20 minutes between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. The earliest bus from London to Luton sets off at around 12:05 a.m.and the last departure is at about midnight.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from London to Luton?

Departure bus station: the 757 bus from London to Luton departs from the Victoria Green Line Station in Bulleid Way. The station is adjacent to Victoria Coach Station and approximately 20 minutes by car or bus from Oxford Circus or the City. Local buses such as the 24, 16 or 148 drop passengers nearby. Those coming from further afield can take TfL London Underground trains to Victoria Rail Station and then walk the short distance (approximately 7 minutes) to Victoria Green Line Station. Paid parking can be found just a few streets away at the NCP car park in Sempley Place for those driving to the station. There is also 24-hour parking at Victoria Station Car Park. Taking a taxi or having someone else drive may be more convenient and there are designated drop off points by Victoria Coach Station.

Arrival bus station: Luton Station Interchange is the arrival point for the bus from London to Luton. The interchange is opposite the Bedford University campus and close to the High Town and New Town where many of the city's major hotels and attractions can be found. Passengers alight at stop 6 and, from there, they can take local bus services or travel on to Luton Airport.

Which bus providers travel from London to Luton?

Megabus covers the popular London to Luton route. The bus from London to Luton may stop to pick up passengers at Marble Arch, Baker Street, Finchley Road or Brent Cross before joining the motorway out of the capital.

Megabus London to Luton

Take a cheap bus from London to Luton with Megabus and enjoy a smooth and comfortable ride. After a few short stops to allow passengers to board, the ongoing journey is direct. Buses leave at almost half-hourly intervals day and night. The overall length of the trip is determined by traffic conditions as well as the time of day.

London to Luton Bus: Services on board

To date, over four million people have taken the bus from London to Luton. Passengers will find free WiFi and charging points on almost every service. As well as low fares, there is a free 44 lbs. luggage allowance. Each of the company's buses is wheelchair accessible with space for one wheelchair per journey. Disabled users are advised to contact the service provider regarding availability at least 36 hours before their preferred departure time. When booking, they should also make it clear whether or not they will be traveling with a PCA (Personal Care Assistant).

Travel Tips: Bus to Luton from London

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FAQs

How much are cheap buses from London to Luton?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London to Luton buses for as little as $18 (€15)  in the next 7 days.

What is the price of a bus ticket between London and Luton?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $19 (€16)  for a bus ticket from London to Luton.

How far is London to Luton by bus?

The London to Luton bus distance is approximately 28 miles (45 km).

How long is the bus ride to Luton from London?

On average the London to Luton bus time is 1 h 34 min  covering the 28 miles (45 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure bus station in London and arrival bus station in Luton?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria   and arrive in Luton, Bus Station.

Where is the bus station in London? Where is the bus station in Luton?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, London Victoria, located approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city center of London. The most popular arrival bus station in Luton, called Luton, Bus Station, is located around 0.2 miles (342 m) away from its city center.

Which bus companies can take me to Luton from London?

Take the London to Luton bus with National Express, Megabus or Infobus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the trip between London and Luton as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any nonstop bus services from London to Luton?

Yes, you can search for direct buses from London to Luton on Omio with National Express, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your bus ticket.

What time is the earliest bus from London to Luton? What time is the last bus from London to Luton?

The first London to Luton bus departs at 10: 00 AM   and the last bus from London to Luton leaves at 10: 30 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from London to Luton on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I buy London to Luton bus tickets to get the best deals?

If you purchase a bus ticket from London to Luton within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $19 (€16) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets to Luton from London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.