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There are 5 ways to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN) by subway, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the subway from Canary Wharf station to West Hampstead station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton

£17 - £26

Cheapest option

Subway, bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the subway from Canary Wharf station to Finchley Road station Jubilee
  2. Take the bus from London Finchley Road Station to Luton Airport London National Express / ...

£7 - £15

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN) 38.1 miles

£90 - £110

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN) 38.1 miles

£5 - £9

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport 38.1 miles

£30 - £120

Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN) by walk, subway, train and bus

The journey time between Canary Wharf (Station) and London Luton Airport (LTN) is around 1h 24m and covers a distance of around 40 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 10m. Operated by London Underground (Tube), Thameslink, Green Line and others, the Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN) service departs from Canary Wharf (Station) and arrives in Old Airport Bus Station. Typically 295 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 24m
Fastest journey time:
1h 10m
Journey distance:
40 miles
Services per week:
295
Cheapest price:
£17
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:12
Last service departs at:
23:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN) walk, subway, train and bus schedules

Departing Friday, August 6, 2021

Canary Wharf (Station) → London Luton Airport (LTN)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in London Luton Airport (LTN) is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in London Luton Airport (LTN) is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in London Luton Airport (LTN) is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 3 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 56 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf (Station) and London Luton Airport (LTN) is 30 miles. The road distance is 38.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN) without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 23m and costs £17 - £27.

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It takes approximately 1h 23m to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN) is 38 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN).

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Map of how to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN).
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  • Distance: 30.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 23m

What companies run services between Canary Wharf (Station), England and London Luton Airport (LTN), England?

There is no direct connection from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN). However, you can take the walk to Canary Wharf station, take the subway to West Hampstead station, take the walk to West Hampstead Thameslink, take the train to Luton, take the walk to Luton Station Interchange, then take the bus to Old Airport Bus Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN) via Canary Wharf station, Finchley Road station, and London Finchley Road Station in around 1h 38m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canary Wharf station to West Hampstead station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Canary Wharf station to Finchley Road station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
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 London Finchley Road Station to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Finchley Road Station to Old Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Green Line
Other operators
Taxi from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport (LTN)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
£90 - £110
Weso Local
Phone
+44 208 8855 555
Website
cheaptaxifare.com
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Canary Wharf (Station) to London Luton Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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