There are 5 ways to get from London to Dunstable by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

£13 - £23

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Bus  •  2h 12m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Rail Station to Luton Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Dunstable, Asda A

£8 - £19

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Bus via Luton Station Interchange  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Victoria to Luton Station Interchange 757
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange to Dunstable, Church Street 31 / ...

£12 - £20

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington to Dunstable 33.1 miles

£80 - £100

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington to Dunstable 33.1 miles

£5 - £9

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The cheapest way to get from London to Dunstable is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Dunstable is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Dunstable. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Rail Station and arriving at Dunstable, Asda via Airport Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 12m.

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The distance between London and Dunstable is 31 miles. The road distance is 33.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Dunstable without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs £13 - £23.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from London to Dunstable, including transfers.

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London to Dunstable bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Rail Station.

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The best way to get from London to Dunstable is to train which takes 55 min and costs £13 - £23. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £20 and takes 2h 12m.

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London to Dunstable bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Dunstable, Asda station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Dunstable is 33 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from London to Dunstable.

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  • Distance: 31.3 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between London, England and Dunstable, England?

Thameslink operates a train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £14 - £17 and the journey takes 39 min. East Midlands Railways also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Dunstable via Airport Bus Station in around 2h 12m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
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 London Victoria Rail Station to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
National Express
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Victoria to Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
Green Line
Bus from Victoria to Luton Station Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
Green Line
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Dunstable, Asda
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Arriva UK
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Dunstable, Church Street
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Arriva UK
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Centrebus South
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Dunstable, Church Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Centrebus South
Grant Palmer
Website
grantpalmer.com
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Dunstable, Church Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Grant Palmer
Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington to Dunstable
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
£80 - £100
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com

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