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Recommended option

Train  •  59 min

$16 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus, line 27 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. 757 / ...
  2. 27

$11 - $14

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. 33.9 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  42 min

  1. 33.9 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. 33.9 miles

$130 - $190

Shuttle  •  42 min

$45 - $120

Uber  •  42 min

  1. 33.9 miles

$100 - $150

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

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Kensington (Olympia) via West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead, and Kensington (Olympia) in around 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Kensington (Olympia) via London Paddington Rail Station and Paddington, Westbourne Terrace in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$2 - $5
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
National Express
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington, Westbourne Terrace to Kensington (Olympia) Station
Ave. Duration
23 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 Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$100 - $150
uberACCESS
$110 - $160
uberASSIST
$110 - $160
uberX
$110 - $160
uberXL
$160 - $230
UberEXEC
$170 - $230
UberLUX
$280 - $380
Taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
42 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
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Kensington (Olympia)
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Shuttle from London Luton Airport to Kensington (Olympia)
Estimated price
$45 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Kensington (Olympia) is 44 km. The road distance is 54 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Kensington (Olympia) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 42 min.

The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Kensington (Olympia) is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs £120 - £150.

No, there is no direct train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Kensington (Olympia). However, there are services departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at Kensington (Olympia) via West Hampstead. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Kensington (Olympia). However, there are services departing from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn and arriving at Kensington (Olympia) Station via Paddington, Westbourne Terrace. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 59 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Kensington (Olympia), including transfers.