There are 4 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Wales by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

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

$92 - $175

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Bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station 757
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street National Express / ...

$27 - $58

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Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cardiff 166.8 miles

$35 - $55

Bus, fly, line 4 bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Delamere Street
  4. Take the line 4 bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Buckley, Black Lion (Black Lion PH)

$88 - $278

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The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Wales is to bus which costs £20 - £45 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Wales is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) station to Wales. However, there are services departing from Airport Bus Station and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 17 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Wales is 146 miles. The road distance is 166.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Wales without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs £70 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Wales, including transfers.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Wales bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Airport Bus Station.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Wales is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs £70 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £45 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Wales bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff, Castle Street station.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Wales.
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  • Distance: 146.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cardiff via West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead Underground Station, Baker Street Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cardiff via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station and London Victoria Coach Station in around 5 h 17 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $150
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Delamere Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Buckley, Black Lion (Black Lion PH)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to Wales is 167 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Wales.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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