There are 5 ways to get from Guildford to Luton by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train via West Hampstead Thameslink  •  1 h 35 min

$29 - $74

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. 33
  2. 707 / ...

$21 - $26

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 18 min

$35 - $85

Line 479 bus, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. 479
  2. 757 / ...

$30 - $36

Drive  •  57 min

  1. 55.4 miles

$11 - $18

Questions & Answers

The distance between Guildford and Luton is 72 km. The road distance is 89 km.

The cheapest way to get from Guildford to Luton is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Guildford to Luton is to drive which takes 57 min and costs £8 - £13.

No, there is no direct train from Guildford to Luton. However, there are services departing from Guildford and arriving at Luton via Redhill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Guildford to Luton. However, there are services departing from Friary Bus Station and arriving at Luton via Woking and Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Guildford to Luton, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Guildford to Luton via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, West Hampstead Underground Station, and West Hampstead Thameslink in around 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guildford to Luton via Woking Railway Station, Woking, and Heathrow Airport London in around 3 h 41 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Redhill to Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Redhill to Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Redhill
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Woking Railway Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Woking Railway Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Woking to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Buses Excetera
Phone
01737 642225
Email
info@busesetc.com
Website
busesetc.com
Bus from Guildford, Library (Ward Street) to Epsom, Clock Tower
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busesetc.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Victoria to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)

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