Cheap train tickets from Luton to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Cheapest

£5

Average

£7

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Luton to London will cost around £ 7 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 5.

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08:26Luton0h26 08:52London St Pancras
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£51One-way
13:25Luton0h26 13:51London St Pancras
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£51One-way
12:25Luton0h26 12:51London St Pancras
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£61One-way
12:56Luton0h26 13:22London St Pancras
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£61One-way
08:56Luton0h26 09:22London St Pancras
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£61One-way

Train schedule Luton to London

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08:26Luton0h26 08:52London St Pancras
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08:56Luton0h26 09:22London St Pancras
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09:25Luton0h26 09:51London St Pancras
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09:56Luton0h26 10:22London St Pancras
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10:25Luton0h26 10:51London St Pancras
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10:55Luton0h26 11:21London St Pancras
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11:25Luton0h26 11:51London St Pancras
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11:56Luton0h26 12:22London St Pancras
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12:25Luton0h26 12:51London St Pancras
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12:56Luton0h26 13:22London St Pancras
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13:25Luton0h26 13:51London St Pancras
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13:56Luton0h26 14:22London St Pancras
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Sat
29 Jan
£4East Midlands Railway
£14National Express
Sun
30 Jan
£4East Midlands Railway
£14National Express
Mon
31 Jan
£4East Midlands Railway
£14National Express
Tue
1 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£14National Express
Wed
2 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£14National Express
Thu
3 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Fri
4 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Sat
5 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Sun
6 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Mon
7 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Tue
8 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Wed
9 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Thu
10 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£12National Express
Fri
11 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£12National Express
Sat
12 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£12National Express
Sun
13 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£12National Express
Mon
14 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£12National Express
Tue
15 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£12National Express
Wed
16 Feb
£5East Midlands Railway
£12National Express
Thu
17 Feb
£4East Midlands Railway
£11National Express

Fastest train times from Luton to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Fastest Journey

26 m

Average

26 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

46 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Luton for London every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 46 km distance in an average of 26 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 26 m .

The slowest trains will take 26 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:25Luton0h26 10:51London St Pancras
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£111One-way
Fastest
12:25Luton0h26 12:51London St Pancras
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£61One-way
Fastest
12:56Luton0h26 13:22London St Pancras
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£61One-way
Fastest
09:56Luton0h26 10:22London St Pancras
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£91One-way
Fastest
08:26Luton0h26 08:52London St Pancras
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£51One-way

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Overview: Train from Luton to London

distanceDistance28 miles (45 km)
durationAverage train duration26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£6 (€7)
frequencyTrain frequency51 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 51 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThameslink or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Luton to London cover the 28 miles (45 km) long route taking on average 26 min with our travel partners like Thameslink or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £6, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in London Victoria.

Trains from Luton to London

With several departures per hour from two major train providers, passengers will find trains from Luton to London readily available. An almost round-the-clock service is shared with East Midland Trains running into St. Pancras and Thameslink services terminating at either London Blackfriars or London Bridge. Journey times range from 25 minutes to one hour depending on which station passengers begin and end their journey. Whenever they decide to travel, passengers will find several trains departing each hour from as early a 6:00 a.m. through til 11:30 p.m.

Which train companies travel from Luton to London?

Trains from Luton to London are shared by two train providers. Thameslink and East Midland Trains provide fast, convenient services with numerous departures per hour. With multiple options for both departure and arrival stations, passengers can find the route that best suits their needs.

How long is the train from Luton to London?

Journey times differ, depending on which stations passengers begin and end their journey. The fastest route is the East Midlands Trains service from Luton Airport Parkway to St. Pancras International, taking just 25 minutes. Whichever route passengers decide upon, they can expect their journey to take less than an hour.

How many trains are there from Luton to London?

Between them, Thameslink and East Midland Trains offer a cohesive schedule. Multiple trains depart every hour from just before 6:00 a.m. through til nearly 11:30 p.m. On average, passengers can expect up to eight departures per hour. All services are direct and require no changes en route.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Luton to London?

Departure train station: Passengers have a choice of departure station: Luton Station, also known as Luton Interchange, or Luton Airport Parkway. Luton Interchange is connected to the bus station, ensuring passengers can arrive with ease. Luton Airport Parkway offers a shuttle bus to and from the airport in just ten minutes, which is handy for passengers arriving on interntional flights.

Arrival train station: Services terminate at one of three stations: London St Pancras, London Blackfriars or London Bridge. Each station has great transport links including local bus routes as well as links to the London Underground on several lines. St Pancras is also the link to Eurostar services for any passengers continuing their travel further afield.

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train from Luton to London?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Luton and London for the next 7 days starting from £4  one way.

What is the average price of train tickets from Luton to London?

If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Luton to London train prices are on average £6  one way.

What is the distance to London from Luton via train?

The train distance from Luton to London is around 28 miles (45 km).

How long is the train between Luton and London?

The train time between Luton and London is on average 26 min  for the 28 miles (45 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Luton to London by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Luton to London, which train station in Luton do I depart from and which train station in London do I arrive in?

When departing from Luton, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Luton, Luton Airport Parkway and London Luton Airport. When arriving in London, you can end your trip in train stations like London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers book a train from Luton   to London Victoria   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Luton train station to London? Where is the London train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Luton, is located 0.2 miles (381 m) from the city centre of Luton.

The most popular arrival train station, London Victoria, is located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre of London.

Which train providers can get me from Luton to London?

If you're looking for trains from Luton to London, you can rely on Thameslink or East Midlands Trains to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Luton to London journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there to London from Luton?

On average, there are 51 trains a day from Luton to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Luton to London? When is the last train from Luton to London?

The first Luton to London train departs at 08: 26   and the last train from Luton to London leaves at 13: 14. Check out the most up-to-date Luton to London train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I book a train ticket to London from Luton to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Luton to London is on average £6 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to London from Luton available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Luton
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Luton is the most popular Luton 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 Luton for your journey to London.