There are 7 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bury St Edmunds by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to Hitchin Rail Station 787
  2. Take the train from Hitchin to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$28 - $40

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Bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to Cambridge National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge to Mildenhall National Express / ...

$20 - $26

5 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$43 - $73

Bus, train via Stevenage Railway Station  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Stevenage Railway Station
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$32 - $46

Bus, line 15 bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to Cambridge Parkside 787
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge, Gonville Place (Parker's Piece) to Haverhill, Bus Station X13 / ...
  3. Take the line 15 bus from Haverhill, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre 15 / ...

$24 - $27

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bury St Edmunds 66.3 miles

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Bury St Edmunds 66.3 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Bury St Edmunds is 53 miles. The road distance is 66.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bury St Edmunds, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bury St Edmunds station. However, there are services departing from London Luton Airport and arriving at Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station via Cambridge and Mildenhall, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bury St Edmunds. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at Bury St Edmunds via London Kings Cross and Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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The nearest airport to Bury St Edmunds is Cambridge (CBG) Airport which is 23 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Stansted (STN) (31.4 miles), London Luton (LTN) (53 miles), London Heathrow (LHR) (73.5 miles) and London Gatwick (LGW) (84.5 miles).

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Terminal 5 station.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bury St Edmunds.
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  • Distance: 53 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

What companies run services between London Luton Airport (LTN), England and Bury St Edmunds, England?

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bury St Edmunds via London St Pancras International LL, London Kings Cross, and Cambridge in around 3 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bury St Edmunds via Cambridge, Mildenhall, and Mildenhall, Bus Station in around 3 h 53 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Stevenage to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to Hitchin Rail Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge to Mildenhall
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Stevenage Railway Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Gonville Place (Parker's Piece) to Haverhill, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Haverhill, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Bury St Edmunds
Estimated price
$170 - $250

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