There are 5 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Luton by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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 via London St Pancras International LL  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

$17 - $35

Cheapest option

Tube, bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Baker Street Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the bus from Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) 757

$13 - $18

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Luton

$20 - $28

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Luton 51.6 miles

$11 - $16

Towncar  •  58 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Luton 51.6 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Luton is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Luton is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Luton is 33 miles. The road distance is 51.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Luton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Luton. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Luton via Stratford International and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Luton.
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  • Distance: 33 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Luton, England?

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Luton via Stratford International DLR Station, Stratford International, St Pancras International, and London St Pancras International LL in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to Baker Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Luton
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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