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

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Bus, subway  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Finchley Road Station 757 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Finchley Road station to Northwood station Metropolitan

£8 - £16

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Train, subway  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the subway from Finchley Road station to Northwood station Metropolitan

£18 - £28

Bus, line 186 bus  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Brent Cross Centre North Circular Road 757
  2. Take the line 186 bus from Brent Cross, Spalding Road to Harrow Bus Station 186
  3. Take the bus from Harrow Bus Station to Northwood H11

£10 - £13

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood 22.6 miles

£120 - £150

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood 22.6 miles

£3 - £5

Towncar  •  30 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Northwood 22.6 miles

£85 - £120

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The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) station to Northwood. However, there are services departing from Old Airport Bus Station and arriving at Northwood via Brent Cross, Spalding Road and Harrow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 24m.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Northwood is 19 miles. The road distance is 22.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood without a car is to bus and subway which takes 1h 13m and costs £7 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood, including transfers.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood bus services, operated by Green Line, depart from Old Airport Bus Station.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Northwood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood is 23 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood.

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There are 22644+ hotels available in Northwood. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 18.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

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

You can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood via Brent Cross Centre North Circular Road, Brent Cross, Spalding Road, and Harrow Bus Station in around 2h 24m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Finchley Road station to Northwood station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
Bus operators
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Finchley Road Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £13
Website
Green Line
Bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Brent Cross Centre North Circular Road
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Green Line
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Finchley Road Station
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Brent Cross, Spalding Road to Harrow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Harrow Bus Station to Northwood
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Northwood
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
£120 - £150
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Luton Airport Taxis & MiniCabs
Phone
+44 20 8819 9151
Website
24hminicab.co.uk
Luton Airport Taxis
Phone
+44 1582 490 490
Website
lutonairporttaxis.co.uk
Luton Airport Taxi Co
Phone
+44 1582 966 969
Jayride
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Northwood
Estimated price
£85 - £120

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