There are 9 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross by train, bus, subway, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London Blackfriars

$17 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus, Tube  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Golders Green National Express
  2. Take the Tube from Golders Green Underground Station to Charing Cross Underground Station Northern

$9 - $13

7 alternative options

Bus National Express, line 453 bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Baker Street Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 453 bus from Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square 453 / ...

$10 - $14

Bus TerraVision UK, line 453 bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to Baker Street Station
  2. Take the line 453 bus from Baker Street Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square 453 / ...

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross 34.8 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross 34.8 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  43 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Charing Cross 34.8 miles

$130 - $180

Shuttle  •  43 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Luton Airport to Charing Cross

$40 - $110

Uber  •  43 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross 34.8 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross is to shuttle which costs £30 - £85 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross. However, there are services departing from London Luton Airport and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square via Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Charing Cross is 28 miles. The road distance is 34.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross without a car is to train which takes 45 min and costs £13 - £18.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross, including transfers.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Luton Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross is to train which takes 45 min and costs £13 - £18. Alternatively, you can bus and line 453 bus, which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross.
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  • Distance: 28 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross via London Baker Street Station and Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall in around 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Golders Green Underground Station to Charing Cross Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Baker Street Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Luton Airport to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$75 - $110
Access
$90 - $130
Assist
$90 - $130
UberX
$90 - $130
UberXL
$130 - $180
Exec
$160 - $230
Lux
$270 - $370
Taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Jayride
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Charing Cross
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Shuttle from London Luton Airport to Charing Cross
Estimated price
$40 - $110

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