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There are 6 ways to get from Hertford to Luton by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 724 bus  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Hertford, Bus Station to St Albans City station 724

$20 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Stevenage, Bus Station 390 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Luton Station Interchange 100 - Sapphire / ...

$5 - $9

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Train  •  1h 36m

  1. Take the train from Hertford North to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

$28 - $42

Bus, line 610 bus  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Hatfield, The Galleria 641 / ...
  2. Take the line 610 bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Luton Town Centre, Church Street 610

$11 - $19

Taxi  •  29m

  1. Take a taxi from Hertford to Luton 21.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  29m

  1. Drive from Hertford to Luton 21.1 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Hertford to Luton is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Hertford to Luton is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hertford station to Luton station. However, there are services departing from Hertford, Bus Station and arriving at Luton Station Interchange via Stevenage, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hertford to Luton. However, there are services departing from Hertford North and arriving at Luton via Finsbury Park and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 36m.

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The distance between Hertford and Luton is 16 miles. The road distance is 21.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Hertford to Luton without a car is to line 724 bus which takes 1h 21m and costs £15 - £18.

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It takes approximately 1h 21m to get from Hertford to Luton, including transfers.

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Hertford to Luton bus services, operated by Centrebus South, arrive at Hertford, Bus Station.

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Hertford to Luton train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Hertford North station.

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The best way to get from Hertford to Luton is to line 724 bus which takes 1h 21m and costs £15 - £18. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £21 - £35 and takes 1h 36m.

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Map of how to get from Hertford to Luton.
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  • Distance: 15.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 21m

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

Green Line operates a bus from Hertford to Luton hourly. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 1h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hertford to Luton via Finsbury Park and London St Pancras International LL in around 1h 36m.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hertford North to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
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
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to St Albans City station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Hatfield, The Galleria
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Centrebus South
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Stevenage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Luton Station Interchange
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
centrebus.info
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Stevenage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Luton Station Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
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 Stevenage to Luton
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
National Express
Uno
Phone
01707 255764
Email
unobus@herts.ac.uk
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Hatfield, The Galleria
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Luton Town Centre, Church Street
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
unobus.info
Other operators
Taxi from Hertford to Luton
Ave. Duration
29m
Estimated price
$95 - $120
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424

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Hertford to Luton bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Luton Station Interchange.

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Hertford to Luton train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Luton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hertford to Luton is 21 miles. It takes approximately 29m to drive from Hertford to Luton.

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