The cheapest buses from Luton to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Cheapest

$31

Average

$32

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 Luton to Birmingham will cost around $ 32 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 31.

Cheapest
02:45PMLuton, London Luton Airport3h15 06:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$311One-way
Cheapest
11:05PMLuton, London Luton Airport2h45 01:50AMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$311One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:15PMLuton, London Luton Airport4h55 01:10AMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$311One-way
08:00AMLuton, London Luton Airport3h30 11:30AMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$321One-way
12:45PMLuton, London Luton Airport3h15 04:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$321One-way

Timetable Luton to Birmingham

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08:00AMLuton, London Luton Airport3h30 11:30AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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10:45AMLuton, London Luton Airport3h15 02:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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12:45PMLuton, London Luton Airport3h15 04:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
02:45PMLuton, London Luton Airport3h15 06:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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05:15PMLuton, London Luton Airport3h15 08:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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07:40PMLuton, London Luton Airport3h00 10:40PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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08:15PMLuton, London Luton Airport4h55 01:10AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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11:05PMLuton, London Luton Airport2h45 01:50AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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Sep 19
$52
$29National Express
Mon
Sep 20
$52Cross Country
$31National Express
Tue
Sep 21
$52Cross Country
$29National Express
Wed
Sep 22
$52Cross Country
$29National Express
Thu
Sep 23
$52Cross Country
$29National Express
Fri
Sep 24
$52Cross Country
$29National Express
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Sep 25
$52Cross Country
$29National Express
Sun
Sep 26
$53
$22National Express
Mon
Sep 27
$53Cross Country
$22National Express
Tue
Sep 28
$52Cross Country
$29National Express
Wed
Sep 29
$52Cross Country
$29National Express
Thu
Sep 30
$53Cross Country
$29National Express
Fri
Oct 1
$52Cross Country
$22National Express
Sat
Oct 2
$53Cross Country
$24National Express
Sun
Oct 3
$53
$22National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$52Cross Country
$22National Express
Tue
Oct 5
$52Cross Country
$29National Express
Fri
Oct 8
$53Cross Country
$22National Express
Sat
Oct 9
$50Avanti West Coast
$22National Express

The fastest buses from Luton to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Fastest Journey

2 h 45 m

Average

3 h 23 m

Buses per day

8

Distance

121 km

Of the 8 buses that leave Luton for Birmingham every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 121 km distance in an average of 3 h 23 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 45 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 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.

Fastest
11:05PMLuton, London Luton Airport2h45 01:50AMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$311One-way
2nd Fastest
07:40PMLuton, London Luton Airport3h00 10:40PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$321One-way
12:45PMLuton, London Luton Airport3h15 04:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$321One-way
02:45PMLuton, London Luton Airport3h15 06:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$311One-way
05:15PMLuton, London Luton Airport3h15 08:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$321One-way

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Bus Information from Luton to Birmingham

distanceDistance75 miles (121 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$30 (€24)
frequencyBus frequency7 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 7 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Luton to Birmingham cover the 75 miles (121 km) long route taking on average 2 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there are 7 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $29 (€24), but the average price of bus tickets is $30 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

National Express

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Luton - Birmingham bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your National Express bus ticket from Luton to Birmingham:

    • 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.

    Buses from Luton to Birmingham

    For anyone looking to visit the Industrial city in the West Midlands from Luton, coach travel is a great choice. With 24 departures per day, 20 of which are direct, passengers are sure to find a departure that fits their schedule. Travelers can depart from either Luton Airport, or Luton Bus Station, known as the Interchange, located directly outside the train station. The 90-mile route can be completed in as little as 1 hour 55 minutes, making it a relatively short trip.

    Which bus companies travel from Luton to Birmingham?

    Buses from Luton to Birmingham are solely provided by National Express. All passengers are permitted to bring two large pieces of luggage, which is useful for anyone landing from a long haul flight. Each National Express coach is fitted with personal air conditioning, free wifi and spacious seating to ensure passenger comfort.

    How long is the bus from Luton to Birmingham?

    The shortest direct bus from Luton to Birmingham completes the journey in as little as 1 hour 55 minutes. This route leaves Luton just before midnight, to arrive in Birmingham in the early hours. Journey times vary slightly, taking into consideration traffic during peak travel, though average direct journeys last about 2 hours 30 minutes. Indirect services, which involve a change at London Victoria, can take as little as 3 hours 10 minutes. The longest indirect service takes closer to 5 hours.

    How many buses are there from Luton to Birmingham?

    Each day, travelers can choose from 24 departures between Luton and Birmingham. 20 of these are direct, with 4 indirect services requiring a change at London Victoria. Departures are spread throughout the day, starting as early as 4:00 a.m. The first direct service leaves Luton at 7:30 a.m. and coaches continue until midnight.

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

    Departure station: Passengers can depart from either Luton Airport or Luton Bus Station. The two stations are two miles from each other but connected by local bus routes. Luton Bus Station, also known as the Interchange, is right outside the train station, providing Thameslink services to and from central London.

    Arrival station: Passengers will alight the service at Birmingham Coach Station, located in the center of town near the Bullring shopping center. The station is within walking distance of both Birmingham Central and Birmingham Moor Street train stations, where passengers can arrange onward travel.

    Travel Tips

    Buses from Luton to Birmingham
    Take the bus to Birmingham 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 Luton to Birmingham.
    FAQs
    How much do cheap bus tickets from Luton to Birmingham cost?
    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Luton to Birmingham for the next 7 days starting from $29 (€24)  one way.
    How much does it cost to take a bus to Birmingham from Luton?
    If you’re looking to purchase your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Luton to Birmingham bus price to come in at an average of $30 (€24)  one way.
    How far is Luton to Birmingham by bus?
    You should expect to travel around 75 miles (121 km)  to Birmingham from Luton by bus.
    How long is a bus to Birmingham from Luton on average?
    The bus time to Birmingham from Luton is on average 2 h 45 min  for the 75 miles (121 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Luton to Birmingham by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    Which bus station from Luton to Birmingham do I depart from? Which Birmingham bus station from Luton do I arrive in?

    When departing from Luton, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Luton Station Interchange (Stand LS13), Luton, Bus Station and Luton, Galaxy Centre (Stop G3). When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your journey in bus stations like Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge.

    Omio customers book a bus from Luton   to Birmingham, Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

    Where do I find the Luton bus station to Birmingham? Where is the Birmingham bus station?

    You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Luton, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Luton. The most popular arrival bus station in Birmingham, called Birmingham, Coach Station, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

    Which bus companies can get me from Luton to Birmingham?
    When taking a bus from Luton to Birmingham, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service from Luton to Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
    Can I book a direct bus from Luton to Birmingham?
    Yes, there are 7 direct buses per day from Luton to Birmingham 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.
    How many bus services per day are there to Birmingham from Luton?
    The average number of buses departing Luton for Birmingham is 7 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    When does the first bus depart from Luton to Birmingham? When does the last bus depart from Luton to Birmingham?
    The earliest bus for this journey departs from Luton at 7: 00 AM. The last bus leaves from Luton at 10: 05 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Luton to Birmingham and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    When should I book the Luton to Birmingham bus for the best deals on tickets?
    The price of a one way bus ticket from Luton to Birmingham is on average $30 (€24) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this trip. In general, you can find bus tickets between Luton and Birmingham available a few months in advance.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Birmingham
    Birmingham (Coach Station)
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