There are 8 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  •  46 min

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

$18 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus, Tube  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from 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

6 alternative options

Bus, line 139 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station 757 / ...
  2. Take the line 139 bus from Baker Street Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross 139 / ...

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  43 min

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

$170 - $210

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 - $190

Shuttle  •  43 min

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

$45 - $120

Uber  •  43 min

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

$110 - $150

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 - $21 and the journey takes 43 min. CrossCountry also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross via Baker Street Station in around 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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 Luton Airport to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $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
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Marylebone, Gloucester Place
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
easybus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Baker Street Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
$110 - $150
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$110 - $150
uberACCESS
$120 - $160
uberASSIST
$120 - $160
uberX
$120 - $160
uberXL
$160 - $230
UberEXEC
$170 - $240
UberLUX
$280 - $380
Taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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 - $190
Shuttle from London Luton Airport to Charing Cross
Estimated price
$45 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Charing Cross is 45 km. The road distance is 56 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross. However, there are services departing from Airport Bus Station and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross via Baker Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

It takes approximately 46 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Charing Cross, including transfers.