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There are 4 ways to get from Basildon to Luton by train, subway, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 37m

  1. Take the train from Basildon to West Ham
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Luton

$28 - $39

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Bus  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X10
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Luton Airport London National Express / ...

$10 - $17

2 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the subway from Upminster station to Victoria station District
  2. Take the bus from Victoria to Luton Station Interchange 757

$25 - $30

Drive  •  57m

  1. Drive from Basildon to Luton 55.3 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Basildon to Luton is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Basildon to Luton is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basildon station to Luton. However, there are services departing from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Luton Airport London via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 19m.

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The distance between Basildon and Luton is 43 miles. The road distance is 55.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Basildon to Luton without a car is to train which takes 1h 37m and costs £21 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1h 37m to get from Basildon to Luton, including transfers.

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Basildon to Luton bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Basildon to Luton is to train which takes 1h 37m and costs £21 - £30. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £13 and takes 3h 19m.

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Basildon to Luton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Luton Airport London station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basildon to Luton is 55 miles. It takes approximately 57m to drive from Basildon to Luton.

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  • Distance: 43.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 37m

What companies run services between Basildon, England and Luton, England?

You can take a train from Basildon to Luton via West Ham, West Ham station, London Bridge station, and London Bridge in around 1h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basildon to Luton via Stansted Airport London in around 3h 19m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Green Line
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
National Express

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