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

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Plymouth

$137 - $246

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus UK  •  8 h 42 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 - $72

4 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express

$73 - $91

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  •  6 h 3 min

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

$107 - $362

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, train  •  7 h 32 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 - $266

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth station. However, there are services departing from London Luton Airport and arriving at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 40 min.

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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 West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead Underground Station, Baker Street Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 4 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Plymouth via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 6 h 40 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 West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)

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