There are 6 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to 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 30 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 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport to Heathrow Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Southampton National Express / ...

$19 - $27

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 40 min

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

$68 - $105

Line 724 bus, bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Heathrow Central Bus Station 724
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange 203

$40 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Southampton 96.7 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Southampton 96.7 miles

$230 - $320

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Southampton is 130 km. The road distance is 155 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Southampton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Southampton. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport and arriving at Southampton via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Southampton via West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Southampton via Heathrow Airport London in around 4 h 9 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport to London Victoria Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Southampton
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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