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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Hereford to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Luton

$101 - $181

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Hereford to Heathrow Airport London National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Luton National Express / ...

$57 - $68

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Hereford to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leighton Buzzard
  3. Take the bus from Leighton Buzzard, Railway Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) F70 / ...

$58 - $85

Train, bus, line 61 bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Hereford to Oxford
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) X8
  3. Take the line 61 bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to Dunstable, Church Street 61

$67 - $115

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Hereford to Luton 135.7 miles

$29 - $45

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

You can take a train from Hereford to Luton via Birmingham New Street, London Euston, and London St Pancras International in around 4 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hereford to Luton via Heathrow Airport London in around 5 h 23 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Hereford to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Leighton Buzzard
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$21 - $30
Thameslink
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Hereford to Oxford
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $90
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Leighton Buzzard, Railway Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to Dunstable, Church Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hereford to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Hereford to Luton?

The distance between Hereford and Luton is 159 km. The road distance is 217 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Hereford to Luton?

The cheapest way to get from Hereford to Luton is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Hereford to Luton?

The quickest way to get from Hereford to Luton is to drive which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £20 - £30.

Is there a direct train between Hereford and Luton?

No, there is no direct train from Hereford to Luton. However, there are services departing from Hereford and arriving at Luton via Birmingham New Street and London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

Is there a direct bus between Hereford and Luton?

No, there is no direct bus from Hereford to Luton. However, there are services departing from Hereford and arriving at Luton via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Hereford to Luton?

It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Hereford to Luton, including transfers.