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Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA)

Showing times and prices for 16 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Thameslink
08:361h45
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:21London Luton Airport (LUA)
£281One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
10:061h33
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:39London Luton Airport (LUA)
£281One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
13:111h38
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
14:49London Luton Airport (LUA)
£281One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:202h22
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:42London Luton Airport (LUA)
£281One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
20:472h00
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
22:47London Luton Airport (LUA)
£301One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 16 June
Thameslink
10:061h33
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:39London Luton Airport (LUA)
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Thameslink
08:202h22
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:42London Luton Airport (LUA)
0 changes
Thameslink
13:111h38
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
14:49London Luton Airport (LUA)
0 changes
Thameslink
08:361h45
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:21London Luton Airport (LUA)
0 changes
Thameslink
20:472h00
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
22:47London Luton Airport (LUA)
0 changes

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Train times from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA)

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Fastest Journey

1 h 33 m

Average

1 h 51 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

82 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Gatwick Airport (GTW) for London Luton Airport (LUA) every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thameslink
10:061h33
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:39London Luton Airport (LUA)
£281One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
13:111h38
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
14:49London Luton Airport (LUA)
£281One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:361h45
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:21London Luton Airport (LUA)
£281One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
20:472h00
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
22:47London Luton Airport (LUA)
£301One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:202h22
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:42London Luton Airport (LUA)
£281One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA)

distanceDistance50 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 45 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink

Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) cover the 50 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 16 min with our travel partners like Thameslink. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £41, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £28. Travellers depart most frequently from Gatwick Airport and arrive in London Luton Airport.

Train companies: Thameslink trains Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA)

Find the best trains to London Luton Airport (LUA) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) with Omio's travel partners Thameslink from £69. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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.

Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) train information with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £69
  • Thameslink frequency: 50 a day

FAQs: Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) 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 Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) can start from as little as £28 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) is £41; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and London Luton Airport (LUA) is on average 1 h 16 min   for the 50 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and London Luton Airport (LUA) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) leaves at 07: 06. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) leaves at 21: 36.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) without having to change trains with Thameslink. There are 45 direct trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) train with Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and London Luton Airport (LUA) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 36.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gatwick Airport, which is located around 29.3 miles (47.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Luton Airport, located 27.8 miles (44.8 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to London Luton Airport (LUA) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 16 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Luton Airport (LUA) is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to London Luton Airport (LUA) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Gatwick Airport

Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
29.3 miles (47.2 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: GH1, 17, 18
Train lines: Thameslink, Brighton Main Line, Gatwick Express, Redhill Line, Mainline East, Mainline West
Onward travel information: Available from airport.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: The upper level of the bus station
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Gatwick Airport
1 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 5 minutes via the inter-terminal shuttle.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside the station as well as on concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are located in the South Terminal bus Station, about 200 yards from station concourse through airport complex
Lockers
Lockers
Provided by Excess Baggage Co located in the North Terminal, open daily from 06: 00 until 18: 00.
Dining
Dining
Costa Coffee | KFC | McDonald's
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Alamo | Hertz | SIXT | Europcar | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located inside the main terminal.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Escalators, elevators, induction loop, accessible ticket machines, impaired mobility set down, wheelchair ramp for train access, accessible toilets, accessible booking office.

Trains arriving to London Luton Airport

Distance from London Luton Airport to city center
Distance from London Luton Airport to city center
27.8 miles (44.8 km)

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