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Southampton to Luton bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$21.59
Shortest Duration4h 25m
Trips per day12
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Southampton to Luton cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Southampton to Luton were $37.53.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Southampton to Luton is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Southampton to Luton?

The distance between Southampton and Luton is approximately 79.31 miles, or 127.60 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 4 hours and 52 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 25 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Southampton to Luton?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Southampton to Luton by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Saturday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Southampton to Luton?

On average there are 12 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from Southampton to Luton, with an average of 12 trips per day and 12 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Southampton to Luton. Of the 12 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Southampton to Luton start at $58.19.

1 carriers offer Southampton to Luton bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from Southampton to Luton from $21.59. There are 12 trips per day offered by National Express from Southampton to Luton and you can expect on average to pay $37.53 for a National Express ticket to Luton. In Southampton, National Express departs to Luton from University of Sampton - Bus Stop, In Luton, National Express arrives at Bus Station and 2 other stations.

An average trip on National Express from Southampton to Luton takes 4 hours and 53 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Luton in 4 hours and 25 minutes,

Avg. Time
4h 53m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

Buses to Luton depart from one main station in Southampton:
  • University of Sampton - Bus Stop
Buses arrive in Luton at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Luton for trips arriving from Southampton:
  • Challney
  • Luton Airport
  • Bus Station

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