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There are 5 ways to get from Luton to British Museum by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  1 h 7 min

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

$8 - $21

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Luton to London 34.3 miles

$2 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange to Marble Arch 757

$16

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luton to British Museum 33.7 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Luton to British Museum 33.7 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Luton to British Museum is to rideshare which costs £2 - £6 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Luton to British Museum is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luton station to British Museum. However, there are services departing from Luton Station Interchange and arriving at Holborn, British Museum via Marble Arch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luton and arriving at London St Pancras International LL. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Luton and British Museum is 28 miles. The road distance is 33.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Luton to British Museum without a car is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £6 - £16.

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The train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL takes 43 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Luton to British Museum bus services, operated by Green Line, arrive at Luton Station Interchange.

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Luton to British Museum train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Luton station.

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The best way to get from Luton to British Museum is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £6 - £16. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Luton to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 28 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

What companies run services between Luton, England and British Museum, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Luton to British Museum every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 43 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Green Line operates a bus from Luton to British Museum every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $29
Bus operators
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Luton to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Luton to British Museum
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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Luton to British Museum bus services, operated by Green Line, arrive at Marble Arch station.

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Luton to British Museum train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at London St Pancras International LL station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luton to British Museum is 34 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Luton to British Museum.

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There are 8780+ hotels available in British Museum. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Luton and British Museum. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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