There are 5 ways to get from Luton to Milton Keynes by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) 99 / ...

$5 - $9

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Rideshare  •  41 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Luton to Milton Keynes 22.4 miles

$1 - $7

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central

$28 - $76

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luton to Milton Keynes 22.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Milton Keynes 22.3 miles

$4 - $7

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) station and arriving at Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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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 1 h 34 min.

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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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The best way to get from Luton to Milton Keynes without a car is to bus which takes 50 min and costs .

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The bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) takes 50 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Luton to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station).

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

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The best way to get from Luton to Milton Keynes is to bus which takes 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 34 min.

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Luton to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) station.

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Luton to Milton Keynes train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Milton Keynes Central station.

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Map of how to get from Luton to Milton Keynes.
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  • Distance: 18.4 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Luton, England and Milton Keynes, England?

Stagecoach in Bedford operates a bus from Luton to Milton Keynes every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 50 min. Arriva UK also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luton to Milton Keynes via London St Pancras International LL and London Euston in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Oldbrook, South Saxon Roundabout South (Oldbrook Playpark)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Luton to Milton Keynes
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Luton to Milton Keynes
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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Yes, the driving distance between Luton to Milton Keynes is 22 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Luton to Milton Keynes.

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There are 289+ hotels available in Milton Keynes. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Luton and Milton Keynes. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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