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Cheap train tickets from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

East Midlands Railway
16:260h27
Luton station (LUT)
16:53London Kings Cross (KGX)
£111One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:250h26
Luton station (LUT)
08:51London Kings Cross (KGX)
£181One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:430h36
Luton station (LUT)
09:19London Kings Cross (KGX)
£241One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLuton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 26 April
East Midlands Railway
16:260h27
Luton station (LUT)
16:53London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
Thameslink
08:430h36
Luton station (LUT)
09:19London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:250h26
Luton station (LUT)
08:51London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes

This is the last train of the day.

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Train times from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Fastest Journey

26 m

Average

29 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

44 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Luton station (LUT) for London Kings Cross (KGX) every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

East Midlands Railway
08:250h26
Luton station (LUT)
08:51London Kings Cross (KGX)
£181One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
16:260h27
Luton station (LUT)
16:53London Kings Cross (KGX)
£111One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:430h36
Luton station (LUT)
09:19London Kings Cross (KGX)
£241One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

distanceDistance27 miles
durationAverage train duration26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Trains, Thameslink or Great Northern

Trains from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) cover the 27 miles long journey taking on average 26 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, Thameslink or Great Northern. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £3, but the average price of train tickets is £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in London Kings Cross.

Train companies: East Midlands Trains, Thameslink and Great Northern trains Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

For as little as £23 you can travel by train from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) with East Midlands Trains, Thameslink and Great Northern. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this 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.

Train information from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 36 min
  • Cheapest Price: £23
  • Thameslink frequency: 43 a day

FAQs: Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) 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 Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) can start from as little as £3 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is £17; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train travel time is 26 min   for the 27 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 06: 56. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 22: 25.
There are 50 trains a day from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) which require at least one change with East Midlands Trains, Thameslink or Great Northern. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to London Kings Cross (KGX). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX).
When taking a train from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX), you can count on East Midlands Trains, Thameslink or Great Northern for the best way to get you to London Kings Cross (KGX). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to London Kings Cross (KGX) from Luton station (LUT) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 25.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Luton, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Kings Cross, located 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Luton station (LUT) to London Kings Cross (KGX) by train is February.
You have options as you can travel to London Kings Cross (KGX) from Luton station (LUT) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Luton

Distance from Luton to city center
Distance from Luton to city center
0.7 miles (1.2 km)
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: YES
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Go
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category B3 station: Step free access via lift to platform 5 only (some trains to Bedford/ the East Midlands) only. Steps to all other platforms. Assistance Meeting Point is the Ticket Office. This station doesn't have tactile surfaces along all platform edges. Please pay attention to where the platform surface changes from smooth to paved or contact us for assistance. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All Thameslink ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. Ticket machines are of an accessible design, however their location and the station itself may not be so please check the station access note for further details | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: Wheelchairs may only be available when the station is staffed | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to London Kings Cross

Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
2.2 miles (3.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London City Airport
9 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 30 minutes. Take the Southeastern line from St Pancras International to Stratford International, then take the DLR line to the airport.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free, unlimited Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platforms 11 and 10, just past Caffé Nero.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located at the taxi rank situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. The taxi rank is located outside the station on Pancras Road. There is a help point at the taxi rank that can be used to request disability assistance. All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair.
Lockers
Lockers
Located by the entrance of Platform 9 provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Cafes, bars, kiosks, restaurants, delicatessens, confectioners, groceries, food and drink to eat in or take away. Clothes, stationery, flowers, photo processing, mobile phones, bureau de change, shoe repairs, key cutting, Pharmacy and prescriptions, optician, fitness, health and beauty services.
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Giraffe World Kitchen | Black Sheep Coffee | Hotel Chocolat | Leon | Pret a Manger | Wasabi | & more
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station to all platforms. There are elevators between the concourse and Mezzanine and London Underground ticket hall.

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