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There are 10 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

$44 - $170

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Bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express

$26 - $35

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Bus, train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Stevenage station 100 - Sapphire
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to York

$34 - $52

Train East Midlands Trains  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to York

$90 - $133

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York 181.9 miles

$35 - $60

Bus to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to York

$72 - $241

Bus to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 13 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 train from Manchester Airport to York

$103 - $306

Bus to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to York

$95 - $371

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Farringdon
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$130 - $404

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  4. Take the train from Leeds to York

$125 - $342

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York is to bus which costs £19 - £28 and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York is to train which costs £30 - £130 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport London and arriving at York, Blossom Street via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at York via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and York is 147 miles. The road distance is 181.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York without a car is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs £30 - £130.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York, including transfers.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to York bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to York train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Luton Airport Parkway station.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs £30 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £28 and takes 5 h 32 min.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York.
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  • Distance: 147.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York via London St Pancras International LL and London Kings Cross in around 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York every 2 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
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 Luton Airport Parkway to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
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
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
Train from Luton to York
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $120
Anytime Single
$120 - $180
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Stevenage to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Grand Central
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Stevenage station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
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

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

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to York bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to York train services, operated by LNER, arrive at York station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to York is 182 miles. It takes approximately 3 h to drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to York.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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There are 618+ hotels available in York. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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