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Train Information from Croydon to Luton

distanceDistance37 miles (59 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink

Trains from Croydon to Luton cover the 37 miles (59 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like Thameslink. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £27. Travellers depart most frequently from East Croydon and arrive in Luton.

Travel Tips

Trains from Croydon to Luton
Travel by train 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 Croydon to Luton.
What is the price of the cheapest train between Croydon and Luton?
You can find a cheap train from Croydon to Luton for some dates and times for as low as £27  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Croydon to Luton?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Croydon to Luton train prices are on average £27  one way.
What is the distance from Croydon to Luton via train?
The train distance from Croydon to Luton is around 37 miles (59 km).
How long does it take from Croydon to Luton by train?
While the time it takes to travel 37 miles (59 km) from Croydon to Luton can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Croydon to Luton is on average 1 h 10 min.
What station does the Croydon to Luton train leave from? Which Luton train station do I come into from Croydon?

When taking a train from Croydon, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including East Croydon and West Croydon. When you arrive in Luton, your train can arrive in train stations including Luton, Luton Airport Parkway and London Luton Airport.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from East Croydon   to Luton.

Where is the Croydon train station located? Where is the Luton train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from East Croydon and travel around 0.6 miles (1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Luton and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (381 m) from the train station to the city centre in Luton.

Which train companies can take me to Luton from Croydon?
If you're looking for trains from Croydon to Luton, you can rely on Thameslink to get you to Luton. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Croydon to Luton journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there from Croydon to Luton?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Croydon to Luton. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket to Luton from Croydon to get the best deals?
If you book Croydon to Luton train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £27. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Croydon and Luton. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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