Buses from Luton to Hounslow

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Luton - Hounslow Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 6 intercity buses per day from Luton to Hounslow. Traveling by bus from Luton to Hounslow usually takes around one hour and 54 minutes, but the fastest National Express bus can make the trip in just one hour and 15 minutes.

Distance29 mi (47 km)
Shortest duration1h 15m
Cheapest price$38.59
Trips per day5
Most frequent serviceNational Express
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Luton to Hounslow?

On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Luton to Hounslow. National Express is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
National Express61h 55m$52.78
  • National Express

    National Express

    National Express is probably the UK's best-known bus company, offering intercity services to London, Manchester, Southampton, and Edinburgh. Onboard the single and double-decker vehicles, travelers enjoy a good amount of legroom – roomier than airlines have in coach class – alongside WiFi, restrooms, and air conditioning.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Luton to Hounslow during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Luton to Hounslow?

The bus takes an average of one hour and 54 minutes to cover the 47 kilometers from Luton to Hounslow. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 15 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

The busiest and least busy days to travel on this route tend to change frequently from week to week. Weather, holidays, local events, and other factors can affect how crowded the bus is on any given day.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Luton?

The first bus leaves at 6:00am and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Luton to Hounslow, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus trips to Hounslow are there per day?

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Luton to Hounslow every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 5 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

City Information


Luton, UK - GBWCB-0

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Luton, UK - GBWCB-1

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Luton, UK - GBWCB-2

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Situated on the River Lea, Luton is a vibrant town only 29 miles northwest of London. The city's local history is celebrated and displayed at the Stockwood Discovery Centre. This free attraction offers gardens, a cafe, and a museum, together creating a great place to spend the day exploring.

To add some retail therapy to your vacation, visit The Mall to browse over 100 shops, including both high street retailers and independent shops. The Mall also houses many restaurants and cafes, making it a relaxing place to stop and take a load off with a latte—or an afternoon tea, if you'd like to really embrace local tradition.

Due to its location near London, Luton is a very accessible town. Access via rail, bus, and air is available from its international airport, where frequent services from London and other major cities arrive.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Luton?

Main departure station: Challney - Travelodge Bus Stop

One of the primary bus stations in Luton is a curbside stop on Dunstable Road, in front of the Travelodge Luton. Several shops and fast-food restaurants are around the corner on Chaul End Lane, where you might spend some time before the bus arrives because the bus stop has no indoor waiting area. The stop includes two bus shelters, one on either side of Dunstable Road. National Express and Arriva routes to Heathrow Airport, Oxford City Center, Stansted Airport, and more stop at this station, northwest of the town center.

All bus stations in Luton:

  • Challney - Travelodge Bus Stop

Where does the bus arrive in Hounslow?

Buses arrive in Hounslow at 0 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

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