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There are 7 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 59m

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

$136 - $244

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Bus Megabus UK  •  8h 39m

  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

$43 - $68

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Bus National Express  •  6h 40m

  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

$68 - $86

Drive  •  4h 2m

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

$50 - $75

Train to London City, fly to Exeter, train  •  6h 27m

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

$106 - $353

Bus to London Heathrow, fly to Newquay, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newquay (NQY) LHR - NQY
  3. Take the train from Newquay to Plymouth

$199 - $495

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, train  •  8h 13m

  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

$97 - $258

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 2m.

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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 6h 40m.

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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 4h 59m and costs £100 - £190.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m 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 4h 59m and costs £100 - £190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £50 - £70 and takes 6h 40m.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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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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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth.
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  • Distance: 194.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 59m

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 station, Paddington, and London Paddington in around 4h 59m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 6h 40m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from London Heathrow to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
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
40m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
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
22m
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
3h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56m
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
1h 47m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
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
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
National Express
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth is 233 miles. It takes approximately 4h 2m 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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There are 739+ hotels available in Plymouth. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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