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There are 4 ways to get from Leyton to Luton by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  51 min

  1. Take the subway from Walthamstow Central station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Victoria
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Luton

£17 - £27

Cheapest option

Line 56 bus, train  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the line 56 bus from Walthamstow Central, Shortlands Road to City of London, St. Bartholomews Hospital 56
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Luton

£16 - £20

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leyton to Luton 37.2 miles

£90 - £110

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Leyton to Luton 37.2 miles

£5 - £9

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The cheapest way to get from Leyton to Luton is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 48 min.

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The fastest way to get from Leyton to Luton is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs £90 - £110.

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No, there is no direct train from Leyton station to Luton. However, there are services departing from Walthamstow Central station and arriving at Luton via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Leyton and Luton is 28 miles. The road distance is 37.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Leyton to Luton without a car is to subway and train which takes 51 min and costs £16 - £28.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Leyton to Luton, including transfers.

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Leyton to Luton train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Walthamstow Central station.

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Leyton to Luton train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Luton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leyton to Luton is 37 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Leyton to Luton.

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There are 209+ hotels available in Luton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 27.6 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

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

There is no direct connection from Leyton to Luton. However, you can take the subway to King's Cross St. Pancras station, take the walk to London St Pancras International, then take the train to Luton. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Leyton to Luton via City of London, St. Bartholomews Hospital and Farringdon in around 1h 43m.

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 Walthamstow Central station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£16 - £24
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Train from Farringdon to Luton
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £18
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow Central, Shortlands Road to City of London, St. Bartholomews Hospital
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Leyton to Luton
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
£90 - £110
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

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