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from Cheltenham to Luton

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Travel Information between Cheltenham and Luton

distanceDistance71 miles (114 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $36
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $23 (€19) • 4 h 49 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $36 (€29) • 3 h 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Travel 71 miles (114 km) by bus or train between Cheltenham and Luton. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 11 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Cheltenham to Luton.

Travel Tips

Travel from Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham to Luton.
How do I travel from Cheltenham to Luton?

There are 2 travel options from Cheltenham to Luton: bus or train.

How do I get from Cheltenham to Luton the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel from Cheltenham to Luton is by taking a bus with an average price of $23 (€19).

This is compared to other travel options to Luton:

Taking a bus is usually $13 (€10) less than taking a train to Luton, which costs on average $36 (€29) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Cheltenham to Luton?

The fastest way to get to Luton from Cheltenham is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 11 min.

Other travel options to Luton can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h 49 min.

What is the distance between Cheltenham and Luton?

The distance is approximately 71 miles (114 km) from Cheltenham to Luton.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Cheltenham to Luton?

The average frequency per day from Cheltenham to Luton is:

  • 15 trains a day.

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

When traveling from Cheltenham to Luton, what are the departure and arrival points in Cheltenham and Luton?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Cheltenham to Luton:

  • Buses from Cheltenham to Luton most often leave from Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station and arrive in Luton, Bus Station.
  • Trains from Cheltenham to Luton most often leave from Cheltenham Spa and arrive in Luton.
Which travel companies can take me from Cheltenham to Luton?

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

  • National Express can take you to Luton by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for National Express from Cheltenham to Luton for $23 (€19).
  • Great Western Railway can get you to Luton by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Great Western Railway from Cheltenham to Luton for $36 (€29) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Cheltenham to Luton?

Yes, there are direct routes from Cheltenham to Luton with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct bus with.

Direct services to Luton tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Where should I go next after I travel between Cheltenham and Luton?
Looking to extend your trip from Cheltenham to Luton? Many Omio customers who go from Cheltenham to Luton usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Birmingham or Manchester from Luton, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets to Luton from Cheltenham online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $23 (€19) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $36 (€29) one way.

But we recommend booking Cheltenham 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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