Luton to London train

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Cheap train tickets from Luton to London

Showing times and prices for Jun 21

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Luton to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Thameslink
08:01AM0h46
Luton station (LUT)
08:47AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
$341One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Thameslink
08:13AM0h36
Luton station (LUT)
08:49AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
$341One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
08:25AM0h26
Luton station (LUT)
08:51AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
$341One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Thameslink
08:31AM0h46
Luton station (LUT)
09:17AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
$341One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Thameslink
08:17AM0h45
Luton station (LUT)
09:02AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
$341One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Luton to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, June 21
Thameslink
08:01AM0h46
Luton station (LUT)
08:47AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:13AM0h36
Luton station (LUT)
08:49AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:17AM0h45
Luton station (LUT)
09:02AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
08:25AM0h26
Luton station (LUT)
08:51AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:27AM0h37
Luton station (LUT)
09:04AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:31AM0h46
Luton station (LUT)
09:17AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Luton to London

Showing times and prices for Jun 21

Fastest Journey

26 m

Average

39 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

46 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Luton for London every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
East Midlands Railway
08:25AM0h26
Luton station (LUT)
08:51AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
$341One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:13AM0h36
Luton station (LUT)
08:49AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
$341One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:27AM0h37
Luton station (LUT)
09:04AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
$341One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:17AM0h45
Luton station (LUT)
09:02AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
$341One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:01AM0h46
Luton station (LUT)
08:47AMLondon St Pancras International (STP)
$341One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Luton to London

distanceDistance28 miles (45 km)
durationAverage train duration26 min
priceAverage train ticket price$24 (€21)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Trains or Thameslink

Trains from Luton to London cover the 28 miles (45 km) long journey taking on average 26 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains or Thameslink. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $24 (€21), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in London Waterloo.

Train providers: East Midlands Trains and Thameslink from Luton to London trains

For as little as $5 (€4) you can travel by train between Luton and London with East Midlands Trains and Thameslink. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

Train information from Luton to London with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 24 min
  • Cheapest Price: $5

FAQs: Trains from Luton to London

FAQs: Travel by train from Luton to London 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 London.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Luton to London can start from as little as $9 (€8) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Luton to London is $24 (€21); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Luton to London train travel time is 26 min   for the 28 mile (45 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Luton to London leaves at 7: 17 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Luton to London leaves at 11: 47 PM.
Yes, there are 50 direct trains a day from Luton to London with East Midlands Trains or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to London. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Luton to London.
When taking a train from Luton to London, you can count on East Midlands Trains or Thameslink for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Luton to London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 47 PM.

When departing from Luton, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Luton and Luton Airport Parkway. When arriving in London, you can end your trip in train stations like London Waterloo, London Euston and London St Pancras International.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Luton, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Waterloo, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to London from Luton is worth doing with a journey time of 26 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Luton to London by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to London from Luton including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Luton and London

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Luton is the most popular Luton railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Luton for your trip to London.
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