There are 5 ways to get from Luton to Didcot by train, subway, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway

$38 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus via Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunstable, Asda to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) 61 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) to Oxford City Centre, Speedwell Street (Stop S1) X8
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Police Station (Stop P1) to Didcot, Sainsburys (Supermarket Car Park) X2

$18 - $28

3 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to Farringdon
  2. Take the Tube from Farringdon Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway

$47 - $80

Bus National Express  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to Oxford National Express / ...

$18 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Didcot 51.7 miles

$11 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luton to Didcot is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Luton to Didcot is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Luton and Didcot is 40 miles. The road distance is 51.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Luton to Didcot, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luton to Didcot station. However, there are services departing from London Luton Airport and arriving at Didcot, Parkway Station via Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H3). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Luton, England and Didcot, England?

You can take a train from Luton to Didcot via London St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Luton to Didcot every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
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
Hourly
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Red Eagle
Phone
01296 630402
Email
info@redeagle.org.uk
Website
redeagle.org.uk
Bus from Dunstable, Asda to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
redeagle.org.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Dunstable, Asda to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) to Oxford City Centre, Speedwell Street (Stop S1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Thames Travel
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Police Station (Stop P1) to Didcot, Sainsburys (Supermarket Car Park)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
thames-travel.co.uk

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