There are 7 ways to get from Luton to Ealing by train, subway, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead to South Acton

$16 - $22

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Rideshare  •  54 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Luton to Wembley 27.3 miles

$6

5 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to Ealing Broadway Underground Station District

$20 - $27

Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Marble Arch 757 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Marble Arch to Ealing, Christchurch (W5) N207

$15

Bus, line 258 bus, line 483 bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford Junction Railway Station
  2. Take the line 258 bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to Harrow Bus Station 258
  3. Take the line 483 bus from Harrow Bus Station to Ealing, Christchurch (W5) 483

$14 - $15

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luton to Ealing 32.7 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Ealing 32.7 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Luton station to Ealing. However, there are services departing from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) and arriving at Ealing, Christchurch (W5) via Marble Arch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Luton to Ealing. However, there are services departing from Luton and arriving at South Acton via West Hampstead. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Luton and Ealing is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Luton to Ealing without a car is to train which takes 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Luton to Ealing, including transfers.

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Luton to Ealing bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station).

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

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The best way to get from Luton to Ealing is to train which takes 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 12 min.

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Luton to Ealing bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Ealing, Christchurch (W5) station.

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Luton to Ealing train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at South Acton station.

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Map of how to get from Luton to Ealing.
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  • Distance: 26 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

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

You can take a train from Luton to Ealing via West Hampstead Thameslink and West Hampstead in around 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Luton to Ealing via Marble Arch in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to South Acton
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to Ealing Broadway Underground Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Marble Arch to Ealing, Christchurch (W5)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Harrow Bus Station to Ealing, Christchurch (W5)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Sovereign
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to Harrow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
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 Wembley
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Luton to Ealing
Ave. Duration
38 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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Yes, the driving distance between Luton to Ealing is 33 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Luton to Ealing.

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