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There are 5 ways to get from Bury St Edmunds to Luton by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2h 51m

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Stevenage
  3. Take the bus from Stevenage station to Luton Station Interchange

$33 - $47

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Bus  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Luton National Express / ...

$14 - $21

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

$53 - $75

Bus Stagecoach in Cambridge  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Drummer St Bus Station 11 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Luton National Express / ...

$15 - $20

Drive  •  1h 13m

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to Luton 65.4 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Luton is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Luton is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds to Luton. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Luton via Cambridge Parkside. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bury St Edmunds to Luton. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Luton via Cambridge and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 54m.

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The distance between Bury St Edmunds and Luton is 55 miles. The road distance is 65.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Luton without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 51m and costs £25 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2h 51m to get from Bury St Edmunds to Luton, including transfers.

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Bury St Edmunds to Luton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bury St Edmunds station.

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Bury St Edmunds to Luton train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Bury St Edmunds station.

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Luton is to train which takes 2h 54m and costs £40 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 3h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Bury St Edmunds to Luton.
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  • Distance: 54.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 51m

What companies run services between Bury St Edmunds, England and Luton, England?

You can take a train from Bury St Edmunds to Luton via Cambridge and London St Pancras International LL in around 2h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bury St Edmunds to Luton via Cambridge Parkside in around 3h 25m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $29
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stevenage station to Luton Station Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Suffolk Norse
Phone
01473 341500
Email
enquiries@suffolknorse.co.uk
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Drummer St Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
Stagecoach in Cambridge

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Bury St Edmunds to Luton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Luton station.

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Bury St Edmunds to Luton train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Luton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bury St Edmunds to Luton is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from Bury St Edmunds to Luton.

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