There are 6 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to East Croydon

$19 - $27

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Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Victoria Rail Station National Express

$14 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus, line 453 bus, line 468 bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to Baker Street Station
  2. Take the line 453 bus from Baker Street Station to Elephant & Castle London Rd 453
  3. Take the line 468 bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 468

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon 43.4 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon 43.4 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Croydon 43.4 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon. However, there are services departing from London Luton Airport and arriving at Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent via Baker Street Station and Elephant & Castle London Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at East Croydon. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Croydon is 36 miles. The road distance is 43.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs .

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The train from Luton Airport Parkway to East Croydon takes 1 h 3 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon bus services, operated by TerraVision UK, depart from London Luton Airport station.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Luton Airport Parkway station.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 31 min.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent station.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at East Croydon station.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon.
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  • Distance: 36.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Victoria Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 - $14
Schedules at
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London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Baker Street Station to Elephant & Castle London Rd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
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
1 h 3 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Croydon
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon is 43 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon.

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