There are 6 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford by bus, train, taxi, 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

Line 757 bus, bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Airport Bus Station to Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH 757
  2. Take the bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Watford Junction Railway Station 321|Sapphire / ...

$10 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to Hemel Hempstead National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Watford, Beechen Grove 500 / ...

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Watford Junction

$14 - $42

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford 18.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford 18.8 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Watford 18.8 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 21 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Watford is 16 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 47 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) station to Watford station. However, there are services departing from Airport Bus Station and arriving at Watford Junction Railway Station via Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at Watford Junction via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford is to line 757 bus and bus which takes 47 min and costs £7 - £10. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £11 - £35 and takes 1 h 11 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford.
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  • Distance: 15.6 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

You can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford via Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH in around 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford via London St Pancras International LL and London Euston in around 1 h 11 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
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
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
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 Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Watford, Beechen Grove
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Luton Airport to Hemel Hempstead
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
nationalexpress.com
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Watford, Beechen Grove
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Watford
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Watford
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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