Duration 1h 27m
Distance 22.3 miles
Average price £39
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Luton and Milton Keynes takes 1h 27m and the fastest train takes 1h 2m. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Luton to Milton Keynes. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Luton
  2. London Euston
  3. Milton Keynes Central
1h 35m
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£26 - £56

Luton to Milton Keynes train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Luton and Milton Keynes. The earliest departure is at 20:29 in the evening, and the last departure from Luton is at 23:30 which arrives into Milton Keynes at 01:47. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Luton to Milton Keynes? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as "What is the cheapest mode of transport?", "What is the quickest option?", "How much do tickets usually cost?" and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Luton to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Luton and arriving at Milton Keynes Central via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 35m.

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The distance between Luton and Milton Keynes is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.3 miles.

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Luton to Milton Keynes train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Luton station.

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Luton to Milton Keynes train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Milton Keynes Central station.

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There are 416+ hotels available in Milton Keynes. Prices start at £53 per night.

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What companies run services between Luton and Milton Keynes?

Stagecoach in Bedford operates a bus from Luton to Milton Keynes hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 48m. Arriva UK also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luton to Milton Keynes via London St Pancras International LL and London Euston in around 1h 35m.
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Other operators
Ave. Duration
3 times a day
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Ave. Duration
Estimated price
£45 - £60

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