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

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Train  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to East Croydon

$19 - $27

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Bus  •  1h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Victoria Rail Station National Express

$14 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus, line 2 bus, line 468 bus  •  2h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn to Marble Arch 757
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Marble Arch Station Park Lane to Tulse Hill Tavern 2 / ...
  3. Take the line 468 bus from Tulse Hill, Thurlow Park Road to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 468

$19

Taxi  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon 43.4 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  1h 3m

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon 43.4 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Croydon 43.4 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon is to train which costs £15 - £20 and takes 1h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn and arriving at Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent via Marble Arch Station Park Lane and Tulse Hill, Thurlow Park Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 32m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at East Croydon. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 3m.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Croydon is 36 miles. The road distance is 43.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon without a car is to train which takes 1h 3m and costs £15 - £20.

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The train from Luton Airport Parkway to East Croydon takes 1h 3m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon bus services, operated by Green Line, depart from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn station.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon 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 Croydon is to train which takes 1h 3m and costs £15 - £20. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 37m.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon.
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  • Distance: 36.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 3m

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 1h 3m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1h 15m.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Victoria Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn to Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Marble Arch Station Park Lane to Tulse Hill Tavern
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Tulse Hill, Thurlow Park Road to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Estimated price
$200 - $250
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Croydon
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent station.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at East Croydon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon is 43 miles. It takes approximately 1h 3m to drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Croydon.

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