How to travel from Northampton to Luton

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Travel Information between Northampton and Luton

distanceDistance32 miles (52 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $38
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $22 (€19) • 1 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $22 (€19) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or West Midlands Trains

Take a bus or train to travel 32 miles (52 km) between Northampton and Luton. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or West Midlands Trains among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Northampton to Luton.

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How to get from Northampton to Luton by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Northampton to Luton is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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National Express and Thameslink will get you from Northampton to Luton at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

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.

    National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel company operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel from Northampton to Luton, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

      FAQs: Travel from Northampton to Luton

      FAQs: 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 Northampton to Luton.

      There are 2 travel options from Northampton to Luton. You can take a bus or train.

      The cheapest way to go to Luton from Northampton is by taking a bus, which costs on average $22 (€19).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Northampton to Luton:

      Taking a bus costs $16 (€14) less than taking a train, which costs on average $38 (€33) for the same trip.

      The fastest way from Northampton to Luton is by bus with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Luton that take longer:

      Getting to Luton by train takes 1 h 34 min on average.

      You should expect to travel around 32 miles (52 km) between Northampton and Luton.

      The average frequency per day from Northampton to Luton is:

      • 2 buses a day.

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

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

      • Buses mostly depart from Northampton, Far Cotton and arrive in Luton, Station Interchange.
      • Trains mostly leave from Northampton and tend to arrive in Luton.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Northampton to Luton:

      • You can travel by bus between Northampton and Luton with National Express or Bus, and you can find National Express Northampton to Luton tickets for $22 (€19) on Omio.
      • You can travel between Northampton and Luton by train with West Midlands Trains or Thameslink. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $38 (€33) with West Midlands Trains from Northampton to Luton.

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

      • You'll find 2 direct buses a day to Luton with National Express.

      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 journey.

      Looking to extend your trip from Northampton to Luton? Many Omio customers who go from Northampton to Luton usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Stansted Mountfitchet, Birmingham, Oxford or Longford. If you're looking to explore London, Stansted Mountfitchet, Birmingham, Oxford or Longford from Luton, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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