There are 8 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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, Tube  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to South Kensington Underground Station Piccadilly

$12 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus, line 74 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport to London Baker Street Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 74 bus from Marylebone, York Street to South Kensington 74 / ...

$11 - $15

6 alternative options

Bus, Tube  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport to London Paddington Rail Station National Express
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to South Kensington Underground Station Circle

$12 - $17

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station) 34.7 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station) 34.7 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  43 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to South Kensington (Station) 34.7 miles

$140 - $200

Shuttle  •  43 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Luton Airport to South Kensington (Station)

$45 - $120

Uber  •  43 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station) 34.7 miles

$60 - $85

What companies run services between London Luton Airport (LTN), England and South Kensington (Station), England?

You can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station) via London Baker Street Station and Marylebone, York Street in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
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
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to South Kensington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to South Kensington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport to London Paddington Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Marylebone, Gloucester Place
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
easybus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Marylebone, York Street to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$60 - $85
uberASSIST
$70 - $100
uberX
$70 - $100
ACCESS
$70 - $100
uberXL
$110 - $150
UberEXEC
$130 - $190
UberLUX
$210 - $290
Taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Jayride
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to South Kensington (Station)
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Shuttle from London Luton Airport to South Kensington (Station)
Estimated price
$45 - $120

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station)?

The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and South Kensington (Station) is 45 km. The road distance is 56 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station)?

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station)?

The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station) is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs £120 - £150.

Is there a direct bus between London Luton Airport (LTN) and South Kensington (Station)?

No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station). However, there are services departing from Luton Airport and arriving at South Kensington via Marylebone, York Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station)?

It takes approximately 55 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to South Kensington (Station), including transfers.