There are 6 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Port of Southampton by train, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$42 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Southampton City Centre, Coach Station 203 / ...

$18 - $25

4 alternative options

Bus, line 800 bus, train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to High Wycombe 737
  2. Take the line 800 bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) 800 / ...
  3. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central

$52 - $84

Bus, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Victoria Rail Station National Express
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central

$70 - $108

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Port of Southampton 97 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Port of Southampton 97 miles

$230 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Port of Southampton is to bus which costs £13 - £19 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Port of Southampton is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Port of Southampton is 81 miles. The road distance is 97 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Port of Southampton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Port of Southampton station. However, there are services departing from London Luton Airport and arriving at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between London Luton Airport (LTN), England and Port of Southampton, England?

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Port of Southampton via West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Port of Southampton via London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 4 h 10 min.

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
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Southampton City Centre, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to High Wycombe
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Victoria Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Port of Southampton
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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