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17 Oct
£13Thameslink
£14National Express
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18 Oct
£10
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19 Oct
£10
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20 Oct
£10
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21 Oct
£10
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22 Oct
£10
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23 Oct
£4
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24 Oct
£4
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25 Oct
£10
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26 Oct
£10
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27 Oct
£10
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28 Oct
£10
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29 Oct
£10
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30 Oct
£4
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31 Oct
£4
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1 Nov
£10
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2 Nov
£10
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3 Nov
£10
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4 Nov
£10
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£10
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£4
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Train Information to London from Luton

distanceDistance28 miles (45 km)
durationAverage train duration26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£10 (€11)
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 trip 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. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £10. 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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Trains from Luton to London
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FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains between Luton and London?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Luton to London to cost as little as £4  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Luton to London?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Luton to London train price to come in at an average of £10  one way.
What is the distance between Luton and London by train?
The Luton to London train distance is approximately 28 miles (45 km).
How long does it take from Luton to London by train?
The Luton to London train duration is on average 26 min, which is to be expected when travelling 28 miles (45 km) to London from Luton. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank 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 taking a train from Luton, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Luton, Luton Airport Parkway and London Luton Airport. When you arrive in London, your train can arrive in train stations including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Luton   to London Victoria.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Luton, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Victoria, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Luton to London?
Take the Luton to London train with Thameslink or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Luton to London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Luton to London direct trains?
Yes, there are 51 direct trains from Luton to London per day with or Thameslink  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
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 can I take the first train from Luton to London? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Luton to London leaves at 06: 56. The last train departing from Luton to London leaves at 09: 06. You can find the latest Luton to London train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket to London from Luton to get the best deals?
If you book a train ticket to London from Luton within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £10 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Luton and London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Luton
London
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.