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Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT)

Showing times and prices for Jun 15

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Thameslink
10:56PM2h12
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
01:08AMLuton station (LUT)
$301One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
09:32AM1h38
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:10AMLuton station (LUT)
$301One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
03:06PM1h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
04:26PMLuton station (LUT)
$301One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
11:34PM1h39
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
01:13AMLuton station (LUT)
$301One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
01:36PM1h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
02:56PMLuton station (LUT)
$301One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, June 15
Thameslink
03:06PM1h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
04:26PMLuton station (LUT)
0 transfers
Thameslink
11:34PM1h39
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
01:13AMLuton station (LUT)
0 transfers
Thameslink
02:06PM1h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
03:26PMLuton station (LUT)
0 transfers
Thameslink
09:32AM1h38
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:10AMLuton station (LUT)
0 transfers
Thameslink
01:36PM1h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
02:56PMLuton station (LUT)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT)

Showing times and prices for Jun 15

Fastest Journey

1 h 20 m

Average

1 h 32 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

83 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Gatwick Airport (GTW) for Luton station (LUT) every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thameslink
03:06PM1h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
04:26PMLuton station (LUT)
$301One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
02:06PM1h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
03:26PMLuton station (LUT)
$301One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
01:36PM1h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
02:56PMLuton station (LUT)
$301One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
10:06PM1h25
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:31PMLuton station (LUT)
$311One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
11:06PM1h26
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
12:32AMLuton station (LUT)
$311One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT)

distanceDistance51 miles (82 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$44 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 45 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern

Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) cover the 51 miles (82 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like Thameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $23 (€20), but the average price of train tickets is $44 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Gatwick Airport and arrive in Luton.

Train providers: Thameslink, Gatwick Express and Southern from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) trains

Buy your official Thameslink, Gatwick Express and Southern train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) from $21 (€19) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

Thameslink is a train service that operates in the United Kingdom. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, London, and Surrey. The trains run from early morning until late at night, with some services running 24 hours a day. There are a variety of train types available, including Class 700 Desiro City, Class 377 Electrostar, Class 387/1 Electrostar, and Class 319/0. Ticket types include Anytime, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. The most popular routes for Thameslink are London to Brighton, London to Bedford, and London to Luton.

Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) train information with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: $21
  • Thameslink frequency: 50 a day

FAQs: Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT)

FAQs: Travel by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) 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 Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) can start from as little as $23 (€20) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) is $44 (€38); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) train travel time is 1 h 15 min   for the 51 mile (82 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) leaves at 6: 43 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) leaves at 11: 45 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) without having to change trains with Thameslink. There are 45 direct trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Thameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and Luton station (LUT) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 45 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gatwick Airport, which is located around 29.3 miles (47.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Luton, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Luton station (LUT) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Luton station (LUT) by train is December.
You have options as you can travel to Luton station (LUT) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) 2 different ways: train or bus.

Trains departing from Gatwick Airport

Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
29.3 miles (47.2 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: GH1, 17, 18
Train lines: Thameslink, Brighton Main Line, Gatwick Express, Redhill Line, Mainline East, Mainline West
Onward travel information: Available from airport.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: The upper level of the bus station
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Gatwick Airport
1 miles (1 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 5 minutes via the inter-terminal shuttle.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside the station as well as on concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are located in the South Terminal bus Station, about 200 yards from station concourse through airport complex
Lockers
Lockers
Provided by Excess Baggage Co located in the North Terminal, open daily from 06: 00 until 18: 00.
Dining
Dining
Costa Coffee | KFC | McDonald's
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Alamo | Hertz | SIXT | Europcar | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located inside the main terminal.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Escalators, elevators, induction loop, accessible ticket machines, impaired mobility set down, wheelchair ramp for train access, accessible toilets, accessible booking office.

Trains arriving to Luton

Distance from Luton to city center
Distance from Luton to city center
0.7 miles (1.2 km)
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: YES
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Go
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category B3 station: Step free access via lift to platform 5 only (some trains to Bedford/ the East Midlands) only. Steps to all other platforms. Assistance Meeting Point is the Ticket Office. This station doesn't have tactile surfaces along all platform edges. Please pay attention to where the platform surface changes from smooth to paved or contact us for assistance. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All Thameslink ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. Ticket machines are of an accessible design, however their location and the station itself may not be so please check the station access note for further details | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: Wheelchairs may only be available when the station is staffed | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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