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There are 6 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Hitchin Rail Station 787
  2. Take the train from Hitchin to Huntingdon
  3. Take the bus from Huntingdon, Railway Station to St Ives, Copperbeech Close

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Towncar  •  55 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to St Ives 46.5 miles

$150 - $210

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge, The Busway Parkside to St Ives, Chestnut Road A - the busway / ...

Train, bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Huntingdon
  3. Take the bus from Huntingdon, Railway Station to St Ives, Copperbeech Close

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives 46.5 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives 46.5 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport London and arriving at St Ives, Chestnut Road via Cambridge, The Busway Parkside. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and St Ives is 34 miles. The road distance is 46.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives, including transfers.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Luton Airport London station.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives bus services, operated by Stagecoach in the Fens, arrive at St Ives, Chestnut Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives is 47 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives.

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There are 382+ hotels available in St Ives. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives.
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  • Distance: 34.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between London Luton Airport (LTN), England and St Ives, Cambridgeshire, England?

You can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives via Cambridge Parkside and Cambridge, The Busway Parkside in around 2 h 49 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Huntingdon
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Huntingdon
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Huntingdon
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.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
22 min
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
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 Hitchin Rail Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in the Fens
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Huntingdon, Railway Station to St Ives, Copperbeech Close
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in the Fens
Bus from Cambridge, The Busway Parkside to St Ives, Chestnut Road
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in the Fens
Other operators
Taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to St Ives
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
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
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to St Ives
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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