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There are 335 intercity coaches per day from London to Luton. Traveling by coach from London to Luton usually takes around one hour and 26 minutes, but the fastest Green Line coach can make the trip in 42 minutes.
|Distance||29 mi (46 km)|
|Shortest duration||0h 42m|
|Trips per day||280|
|Most frequent service||Green Line|
How much is a coach ticket from London to Luton?
The average price for a coach ticket to Luton is £7.06, This is a superb deal on a coach trip, one of the best that we have seen. Wanderu ensures that you find great deals on coach tickets everytime, we search all of the best coach options to present you the lowest prices available from our partner carriers.
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Prices as travel date approaches
Most coach companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your coach tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap coach tickets is to book at least 27 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save £4.86 on your coach ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
What coach companies travel from London to Luton?
There are 3 coach lines from London to Luton available for you to search and book on Wanderu. With 222 daily trips, Green Line usually has the most coaches running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:
|Coach||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Green Line||222||1h 7m||£11.61|
|National Express||106||2h 44m||£19.57|
Book Green Line from London to Luton from £11. There are 222 Green Line schedules from London to Luton and you can expect on average to pay for a Green Line ticket to Luton. In London, Green Line departs to Luton from Baker Street (Gloucester Place) and 4 other stations. In Luton, Green Line arrives at Luton Station Interchange and 1 other station.
An average trip on Green Line from London to Luton takes 1 hours and 7 minutes , while the fastest available Green Line trip will get you to Luton in 0 hours and 42 minutes .
On weekends, Green Line offers 220 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Luton.
Book Megabus from London to Luton from £12. There are 42 Megabus schedules from London to Luton and you can expect on average to pay for a Megabus ticket to Luton. In London, Megabus departs to Luton from 16 Old Quebec St and 1 other station. In Luton, Megabus arrives at Luton Airport and no other station.
An average trip on Megabus from London to Luton takes 1 hours and 36 minutes , while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Luton in 0 hours and 42 minutes .
On weekends, Megabus offers 39 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Luton.
Book National Express from London to Luton from £7. There are 106 National Express schedules from London to Luton and you can expect on average to pay for a National Express ticket to Luton. In London, National Express departs to Luton from Golders Green Bus Station and 15 other stations. In Luton, National Express arrives at Luton Airport Bus & Coach Station and 2 other stations.
An average trip on National Express from London to Luton takes 2 hours and 44 minutes , while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Luton in 0 hours and 42 minutes .
On weekends, National Express offers 118 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Luton.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by coach from London to Luton during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our coach 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, coach 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 coach 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 coach.
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 coach ride?
The coach takes an average of one hour and 26 minutes to cover the 29 miles from London to Luton. However, the fastest coach only takes 42 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short coach trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach 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 coach?
"Travelers prefer riding the coach on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Luton. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your coach travel for the beginning of the week."
When do the earliest and latest coaches leave London?
The first coach leaves at 00:00 and the last coach leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all coaches from London to Luton, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many coaches are there each day?
There are 335 scheduled coaches that travel from London to Luton every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 280 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from London to Luton; ticket prices start at £1.97.
One of the most important cities in the world, London is where the traditional blends seamlessly with the modern. As a vibrant modern city, London has something for everyone. For visitors interested in the Royal Family as well as their history, check out Buckingham Palace. The palace is open all days in summer, but only on selected days in winter. The Tower of London, where the crown jewels are put on exhibition, is also a great spot to check out. For fans of history, you might not want to miss out on the famous British Museum, considered by many to be the best museum in all of London. The museum currently carries an impressive collection of 8 million historic objects from all around the world, making it an eye-opening destination for many.
London’s food scene reflects its multiculturalism. Here you can find restaurants serving cuisines from various countries around the world, from India to Malaysia. If you opt for a lavish dining experience, Restaurant Gordon Ramsay, run by the famous chef himself, will be a great choice. Also don’t forget to stop by at a local pub and enjoy the beer like a true Londoner.
The city’s centers of intercity rail services are King’s Cross Station and Euston Station, from which you can take a train to other places in the UK or hop on the Eurostar train to Paris and beyond. The largest coach station in the city is Victoria Coach Station, serving big local carriers like National Express. The city’s air services are fulfilled by eight airports, of which London Heathrow Airport, located west of the city, is the busiest one.
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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.
Where does the coach leave from in London?
Coaches to Luton leave from 15 stations in London.
All coach stations in London:
16 Old Quebec St
Green Line Coach Station
Baker Street (Gloucester Place)
235 Finchley Rd
Brent Cross Centre
Golders Green Bus Station
St John's Wood
405 Mile End Rd
Finchley Rd & Frognal
Bow Church Station
London Finchley Road Station
Victoria Coach Station
Stratford City Bus Station
London Victoria Rail Station
London Baker St Station
Where does the coach arrive in Luton?
Coaches arrive in Luton at 4 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with.
Coach stations in Luton:
Luton Station Interchange
Luton Airport Bus & Coach Station
Challney - Travelodge Bus Stop
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