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The cheapest trains from London to Luton

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Cheapest

$24

Average

$30

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 $ 30 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 24.

Cheapest
07:49AMLondon St Pancras0h25 08:14AMLuton
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$241One-way
05:28AMLondon St Pancras0h48 06:16AMLuton
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$301One-way
07:43AMLondon St Pancras0h51 08:34AMLuton
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$301One-way
06:10AMLondon St Pancras0h35 06:45AMLuton
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$301One-way
08:17AMLondon St Pancras0h28 08:45AMLuton
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$301One-way

Timetable London to Luton

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05:28AMLondon St Pancras0h48 06:16AMLuton
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05:40AMLondon St Pancras0h40 06:20AMLuton
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05:58AMLondon St Pancras0h52 06:50AMLuton
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06:10AMLondon St Pancras0h35 06:45AMLuton
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06:13AMLondon St Pancras0h50 07:03AMLuton
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06:17AMLondon St Pancras0h28 06:45AMLuton
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06:36AMLondon St Pancras0h34 07:10AMLuton
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06:43AMLondon St Pancras0h51 07:34AMLuton
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06:47AMLondon St Pancras0h25 07:12AMLuton
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06:51AMLondon St Pancras0h36 07:27AMLuton
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06:58AMLondon St Pancras0h52 07:50AMLuton
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07:06AMLondon St Pancras0h28 07:34AMLuton
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07:11AMLondon St Pancras0h34 07:45AMLuton
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07:13AMLondon St Pancras0h50 08:03AMLuton
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07:18AMLondon St Pancras0h26 07:44AMLuton
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07:28AMLondon St Pancras0h52 08:20AMLuton
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07:36AMLondon St Pancras0h33 08:09AMLuton
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07:43AMLondon St Pancras0h51 08:34AMLuton
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07:49AMLondon St Pancras0h25 08:14AMLuton
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07:51AMLondon St Pancras0h34 08:25AMLuton
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08:06AMLondon St Pancras0h34 08:40AMLuton
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08:13AMLondon St Pancras0h51 09:04AMLuton
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08:17AMLondon St Pancras0h28 08:45AMLuton
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08:21AMLondon St Pancras0h28 08:49AMLuton
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08:26AMLondon St Pancras0h33 08:59AMLuton
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Wed
Jun 23
$30Thameslink
$12National Express
Thu
Jun 24
$30Thameslink
$12National Express
Fri
Jun 25
$30Thameslink
$12National Express
Sat
Jun 26
$18East Midlands Trains
$12National Express
Sun
Jun 27
$18Thameslink
$12National Express
Mon
Jun 28
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$12National Express
Tue
Jun 29
$30Thameslink
$12National Express
Wed
Jun 30
$30Thameslink
$12National Express
Thu
Jul 1
$30Thameslink
$12National Express
Fri
Jul 2
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$12National Express
Sat
Jul 3
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$12National Express
Sun
Jul 4
$18Thameslink
$12National Express
Mon
Jul 5
$30Thameslink
$12National Express
Tue
Jul 6
$30Thameslink
$12National Express
Wed
Jul 7
$30East Midlands Trains
$9National Express
Thu
Jul 8
$30East Midlands Trains
$12National Express
Fri
Jul 9
$30Thameslink
$12National Express
Sat
Jul 10
$17Thameslink
$9National Express
Sun
Jul 11
$18East Midlands Trains
$9National Express
Mon
Jul 12
$30Thameslink
$12National Express

The fastest trains from London to Luton

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Fastest Journey

25 m

Average

38 m

Trains per day

25

Distance

46 km

Of the 25 trains that leave London for Luton every day 25 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 46 km distance in an average of 38 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 25 m .

The slowest trains will take 52 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
06:47AMLondon St Pancras0h25 07:12AMLuton
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$301One-way
Fastest
07:49AMLondon St Pancras0h25 08:14AMLuton
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$241One-way
07:18AMLondon St Pancras0h26 07:44AMLuton
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$301One-way
08:17AMLondon St Pancras0h28 08:45AMLuton
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$301One-way
07:06AMLondon St Pancras0h28 07:34AMLuton
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$301One-way

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Journey Summary

London to Luton Train Information

Avg. Train Duration
37 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $25
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Luton
Distance:46 km
Train Companies:East Midlands Trains, Thameslink

Trains from London to Luton

Getting from London to Luton is easy and convenient with trains scheduled nearly 24 hours a day. Travelers can reach their flight or other final destination at Luton easily with 15 to 25 daily trains on offer with Thameslink and East Midlands. Trains depart London Bridge and St. Pancras stations in London, and arrive at Luton Station or London Airport Parkway. The train from London to Luton takes 21 minutes to one hour and 14 minutes to travel between the popular route between these UK cities. 

London to Luton train time: Daily departures

There are 15 to 25 daily trains from London to Luton with Thameslink and East Midlands. Thameslink offers the majority of these trains, with 12 to 15 trains scheduled for departure from 3:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. East Midlands offers five to ten routes from mid morning to their final departure at around 10:30 p.m. The departure schedule is fairly consistent across weekdays and weekends. 

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

The direct train from London to Luton is 21 minutes to one hour and 14 minutes in duration. East Midlands provides the fastest trains along this route with their high-speed trains, while Thameslink offers more frequent trains that take 55 minutes on average. 

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

Departure train station: Trains depart London from either London Bridge or St. Pancras. London Bridge is just over two miles (three and a half km) from London city center, and travelers can reach the station with a five to 12 minute ride on the Thameslink or southeastern train. The station has ATMs, currency exchange stalls, luggage storage services and free Wi-Fi. St. Pancras is also roughly two miles (three and a half km) from central London. Travelers can take reach St. Pancras on the Thameslink train in eight minutes. The station has ATMs, currency exchange stalls, and shopping and dining amenities to keep waiting passengers entertained.

Arrival train station: Trains arrive at Luton Station or Luton Airport Parkway. Luton Station is half a mile (just under one km) northeast of Luton city center and travelers can reach Luton with an eight minute walk or a brief taxi ride. The station has restrooms, ATMs, and free Wi-Fi. Luton Airport Parkway is just under one and a half miles (two and a quarter km) southeast of Luton city center. Travelers can reach Luton with a brief ride on the Thameslink train or a taxi. The station has restrooms, ATMs, dining and shopping amenities, and free Wi-Fi. 

Which train companies travel from London to Luton?

UK train companies Thameslink and East Midlands operate the train from London to Luton. East Midlands trains are high-speed while Thameslink trains are more frequent throughout the day. 

Thameslink London to Luton

Thameslink provides the majority of London to Luton trains. Thameslink has 12 to 20 direct trains that take between 54 minutes and one hour and 14 minutes to make the journey between these UK cities. 

East Midlands London to Luton

East Midlands operates the fastest direct trains along this route on their high-speed trains. There are roughly three to five East Midlands London to Luton trains every day of the week, and these are clustered around midday and the evening. 

London to Luton trains: Services on board

The train from London to Luton has first and second class cabins available. Passengers with limited mobility or those traveling using a wheelchair can book assistance navigating the train stations or boarding and alighting their train from London to Luton, but this assistance should be requested 24 hours in advance. Those traveling with their bike can do so free of charge outside of peak hours, but during peak hours only foldable bicycles are allowed. Up to two small pets are allowed per passenger as well as luggage so long as it does not exceed the dimensions of 90 x 70 x 30 cm/ 35.5 x 27.5 x 11.8 in. Luggage should not weigh more than 23 kg/ 50 lb. 

How can I find cheap train tickets from London to Luton?

Book in advance to find some of the cheapest tickets from London to Luton. Train tickets often go on sale up to three months ahead of time, and early birds find some great savings. One of the best ways to get the best deal on tickets is to be flexible with travel dates. Choose a range of potential travel dates to explore the cheapest departure and return dates possible. It is also a good idea to opt for slower trains or train journeys with more connections, as these are often cheaper alternatives to high-speed trains while providing pleasant travel experiences. 

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Trains from London to Luton
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FAQs
How much do cheap trains to Luton from London cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Luton from London for the next 7 days starting from $18 (€14)  one way.
What is the price of a train ticket to Luton from London?
The train price between London and Luton is on average $27 (€21)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is Luton from London by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between London and Luton by train to be approximately 28 miles (45 km).
What is the London to Luton train travel time?
On average the London to Luton train travel time is 28 min  for the 28 miles (45 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from London to Luton, which train station in London do I depart from and which train station in Luton do I arrive in?

When taking a train from London, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When you arrive in Luton, your train can arrive in train stations including Luton, Luton Airport Parkway and London Luton Airport.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from London Victoria   to Luton.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called London Victoria, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of London.

The most popular arrival train station, Luton, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Luton.

What train providers offer a service to Luton from London?
For the best London to Luton train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Thameslink or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Luton from London to compare what amenities they may offer.
What are the first and last departure train times from London to Luton?
You can take the earliest train from London to Luton at 7: 06 AM   or take the last train from London to Luton leaving at 8: 05 AM. Look for the latest London to Luton train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How early should I book train tickets from London to Luton to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets from London to Luton within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $27 (€21) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from London to Luton a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Luton
London Bridge
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London Charing Cross
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London Euston
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London Fenchurch Street
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London Kings Cross
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Victoria, Circle<br>Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
London Liverpool Street
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Paddington
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WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport. Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
London St Pancras
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London Victoria
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WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria<br>Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
London Waterloo East
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WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City<br>Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176