There are 5 ways to get from Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Luton Airport Parkway

$45 - $70

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Bus via East Midlands Airport  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport to Luton Airport London National Express / ...

$14 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Derby to Luton Airport London National Express

$26 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN) 100.7 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take a town car from Derby to London Luton Airport 100.7 miles

$230 - $330

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Derby and arriving at Luton Airport London. Services depart once a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN). However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Luton Airport Parkway via Leicester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Derby and London Luton Airport (LTN) is 86 miles. The road distance is 100.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN), including transfers.

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Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Derby station.

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Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN) train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Derby station.

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The best way to get from Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h.

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Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Luton Airport London station.

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Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN) train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Luton Airport Parkway station.

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Map of how to get from Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN).
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  • Distance: 86.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between Derby, England and London Luton Airport (LTN), England?

You can take a train from Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN) via Leicester in around 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN) once a week. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Leicester
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Leicester to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Derby to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from East Midlands Airport to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Derby to London Luton Airport
Estimated price
$230 - $330

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Yes, the driving distance between Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN) is 101 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Derby to London Luton Airport (LTN).

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