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from Basingstoke to Luton

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Travel Information between Basingstoke and Luton

distanceDistance51 miles (82 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $63
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $17 (€14) • 3 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $63 (€53) • 2 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 51 miles (82 km) to Luton from Basingstoke. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Basingstoke to Luton.

Travel Tips: Travel from Basingstoke to Luton

Travel to Luton 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 Basingstoke to Luton.

How do I get from Basingstoke to Luton?

You can travel to Luton from Basingstoke 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Basingstoke to Luton?

The cheapest way to go to Luton from Basingstoke is by taking a bus, which costs on average $17 (€14).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Luton:

Taking a bus is usually $46 (€39) less than taking a train to Luton, which costs on average $63 (€53) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Basingstoke to Luton?

The fastest way from Basingstoke to Luton is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 3 min.

There are alternative travel options to Luton that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Luton by bus can take on average 3 h 55 min.

How many miles from Basingstoke to Luton would I travel?

The distance from Basingstoke to Luton is approximately 51 miles (82 km).

How many services a day are there between Basingstoke and Luton?

The average frequency per day from Basingstoke to Luton is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Basingstoke to Luton as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Basingstoke and Luton, where do I depart from Basingstoke and where do I arrive in Luton?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Basingstoke to Luton:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Basingstoke and arrive in Luton, Bus Station.
  • Most travelers board their train from Basingstoke and arrive in Luton.

Who can get me from Basingstoke to Luton?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Basingstoke to Luton, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express to go to Luton by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Basingstoke to Luton tickets on Omio for $17 (€14).
  • Travel with South Western Railway to go to Luton by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find South Western Railway Basingstoke to Luton tickets on Omio for $63 (€53).

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Basingstoke to Luton?

Your trip from Basingstoke to Luton doesn't have to end in Luton. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Birmingham or Manchester to your Basingstoke to Luton tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Luton today!

How early should I purchase tickets to Luton from Basingstoke online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Basingstoke to Luton, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $17 (€14) one way on average.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $63 (€53) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Basingstoke to Luton tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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