There are 6 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Plymouth

$136 - $254

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Bus Megabus UK  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station 757
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Plymouth, University M6

$42 - $67

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Bus National Express  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express

$83 - $101

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth 233.5 miles

$50 - $75

Train to London City, fly to Exeter, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth

$107 - $353

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  3. Take the train from Newquay to Plymouth

$99 - $256

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth station. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport London and arriving at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Plymouth is 195 miles. The road distance is 233.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth without a car is to train which takes 5 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth, including transfers.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Luton Airport London station.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth is to train which takes 5 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth is 233 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth.

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Flybe offers flights from London City Airport to Exeter Airport.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth.
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  • Distance: 194.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 47 min

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

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth via London St Pancras International LL, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 5 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 8 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $230
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$65 - $100
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $230
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
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