There are 6 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Eltham by train, bus, taxi, 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  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Eltham

$23 - $61

Cheapest option

Bus, line 453 bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station 757 / ...
  2. Take the line 453 bus from Lisson Grove, Glentworth Street to New Cross Gate Station 453

$10 - $14

4 alternative options

Train, line 161 bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Charlton
  2. Take the line 161 bus from Charlton Station Woolwich Rd to Eltham Church Court Yard 161

$23 - $30

Taxi  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Eltham 46 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Eltham 46 miles

$9 - $15

Towncar  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Eltham 46 miles

$150 - $210

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

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Eltham via London Bridge in around 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Eltham via Baker Street Station, Lisson Grove, Glentworth Street, and New Cross Gate Station in around 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Charlton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charlton Station Woolwich Rd to Eltham Church Court Yard
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lisson Grove, Glentworth Street to New Cross Gate Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
Other operators
Taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Eltham
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Eltham
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Eltham is 56 km. The road distance is 74 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Eltham is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Eltham is to taxi which takes 1 h 6 min and costs £160 - £200.

No, there is no direct train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Eltham. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at Eltham via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Eltham. However, there are services departing from Airport Bus Station and arriving at Eltham High Street Pound Place via Lisson Grove, Glentworth Street and New Cross Gate Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Eltham, including transfers.