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

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Train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Luton Airport Parkway

$40 - $56

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Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Luton Airport London National Express / ...

$20 - $33

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Bus, line 133 bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 70 / ...
  2. Take the line 133 bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 133
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Luton Airport London 737 / ...

$21 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Colchester to London Luton Airport (LTN) 84.3 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take a town car from Colchester to London Luton Airport 84.3 miles

$210 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Colchester to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to London Luton Airport (LTN). However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Luton Airport London via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Colchester and London Luton Airport (LTN) is 55 miles. The road distance is 84.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to London Luton Airport (LTN) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Colchester to London Luton Airport (LTN), including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Colchester to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £30 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £25 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to London Luton Airport (LTN) is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to drive from Colchester to London Luton Airport (LTN).

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  • Distance: 54.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

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

You can take a train from Colchester to London Luton Airport (LTN) via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Farringdon Underground Station, and Farringdon in around 1 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Colchester to London Luton Airport (LTN) via Stansted Airport London in around 2 h 52 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Colchester to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Colchester to London Luton Airport
Estimated price
$210 - $290

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