Luton to Watford train

Cheap train tickets from Luton to Watford

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£12

Average

£15

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.

West Midlands Railway
07:57Luton1h21 09:18Watford
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£121One-way
West Midlands Railway
09:17Luton1h21 10:38Watford
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£121One-way
West Midlands Railway
07:59Luton1h19 09:18Watford
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£121One-way
West Midlands Railway
07:12Luton1h20 08:32Watford
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£121One-way
West Midlands Railway
16:42Luton1h11 17:53Watford
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£121One-way

Train schedule Luton to Watford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 11 August
West Midlands Railway
07:12Luton1h20 08:32Watford
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West Midlands Railway
07:57Luton1h21 09:18Watford
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West Midlands Railway
07:59Luton1h19 09:18Watford
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:59Luton1h44 10:43Watford
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West Midlands Railway
09:17Luton1h21 10:38Watford
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West Midlands Railway
16:42Luton1h11 17:53Watford
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Fastest train times from Luton to Watford

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 11 m

Average

1 h 22 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

25 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Luton for Watford every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

West Midlands Railway
16:42Luton1h11 17:53Watford
0 changes
£121One-way
West Midlands Railway
07:59Luton1h19 09:18Watford
0 changes
£121One-way
West Midlands Railway
07:12Luton1h20 08:32Watford
0 changes
£121One-way
West Midlands Railway
07:57Luton1h21 09:18Watford
0 changes
£121One-way
West Midlands Railway
09:17Luton1h21 10:38Watford
0 changes
£121One-way

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Overview: Train from Luton to Watford

distanceDistance15 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price£12 (€14)
frequencyTrain frequency55 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersWest Midlands Railway, Thameslink, London Overground or East Midlands Railways

Trains from Luton to Watford cover the 15 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 21 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Railway, Thameslink, London Overground or East Midlands Railways. Normally, there are 55 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £12, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in Watford Junction.

Train providers: Thameslink and East Midlands Trains trains Luton to Watford

Thameslink and East Midlands Trains trains will get you between Luton and Watford from £12. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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Enjoy a smooth and easy trip to Watford from Luton with East Midlands Trains! As an official travel partner of East Midlands Trains, Omio can help you search current train timetables from East Midlands Trains, compare the best routes to Watford from Luton as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable East Midlands Trains Luton to Watford train ticket available today. If you search for East Midlands Trains tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Watford from Luton on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 15 miles (24 km) route from Luton to Watford with ease and comfort on a train with East Midlands Trains.

East Midlands Trains from Luton to Watford train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 36 min
  • East Midlands Trains frequency: 4 a day

Save time and money by searching for and booking your Thameslink train from Luton to Watford online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Thameslink train to Watford from Luton, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Thameslink train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 15 miles (24 km) trip between Luton and Watford as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Luton to Watford, you can check straight away if the Thameslink ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official Thameslink Luton to Watford train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

Thameslink from Luton to Watford train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 37 min
  • Thameslink frequency: 45 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Luton to Watford

Travel by train to Watford 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 to Watford.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Luton and Watford for the next 7 days starting from £12  one way.
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Luton to Watford train prices are on average £12  one way.
The Luton to Watford train distance is approximately 15 miles.
The Luton to Watford train duration is on average 1 h 21 min, which is to be expected when travelling 15 miles between Luton and Watford. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When taking the train to Watford from Luton, you can choose to depart from train stations like Luton, Luton Airport Parkway and London Luton Airport. Your route can end in train stations such as Watford Junction, Watford High Street and Watford North.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Luton   and arrive in Watford Junction.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Luton, located approximately 0.6 miles (859 m) from the city centre of Luton. The most popular arrival train station in Watford, called Watford Junction, is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from its city centre.

If you're looking for trains from Luton to Watford, you can rely on West Midlands Railway, Thameslink, London Overground or East Midlands Railways to get you to Watford. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Luton to Watford route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 55 trains a day from Luton to Watford. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Luton to Watford, the first train leaves at 07: 02. If you prefer late night trains from Luton to Watford, the last train of the day leaves at 22: 30. Omio shows you the latest train from Luton to Watford timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
If you buy a train ticket from Luton to Watford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £12 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Luton and Watford are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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 Watford.
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