There are 6 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Banbury by train, 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  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Banbury

$55 - $81

Cheapest option

Bus, line 132 bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Central Railway Station 99
  2. Take the line 132 bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station (Bay 1) 132

$19 - $25

4 alternative options

Bus via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Banbury National Express

$28 - $36

Bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4) to Banbury Town Centre, High Street (outside Post Office) S4 / ...

$24 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Banbury 57 miles

$12 - $18

Towncar  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Banbury 57 miles

$170 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Banbury is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Banbury is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Banbury is 43 miles. The road distance is 57 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Banbury, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Banbury. However, there are services departing from London Luton Airport and arriving at Banbury via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between London Luton Airport (LTN), England and Banbury, England?

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Banbury via West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead Underground Station, Baker Street Underground Station, and London Marylebone in around 2 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Banbury via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Banbury
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
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 London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Banbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Central Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station (Bay 1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4) to Banbury Town Centre, High Street (outside Post Office)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Banbury
Estimated price
$170 - $230

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