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.
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2 h 45 m
3 h 23 m
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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.
|Distance||75 miles (121 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$30 (€24)|
|Bus frequency||7 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 7 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||National 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.
For as little as $29 (€24) you can travel by bus between Luton and Birmingham with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
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:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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