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There are 5 ways to get from Luton to Harpenden by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  7 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to Harpenden

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the bus from New Town, Holly Street to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn 321 - Sapphire / ...

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luton to Harpenden 6.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Harpenden 6.2 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Walk from Luton to Harpenden 6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Luton to Harpenden is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Luton to Harpenden is to train which costs £4 - £6 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Town, Holly Street and arriving at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luton and arriving at Harpenden. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Luton and Harpenden is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Luton to Harpenden without a car is to train which takes 7 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Luton to Harpenden takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Luton to Harpenden bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from New Town, Holly Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Luton to Harpenden is to train which takes 7 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £6 and takes 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Luton to Harpenden.
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  • Distance: 5.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from Luton to Harpenden every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Luton to Harpenden every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 14 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Thameslink
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from New Town, Holly Street to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Uno
Phone
01707 255764
Email
unobus@herts.ac.uk
Website
unobus.info
Bus from New Town, Holly Street to Harpenden, Old Cock Inn
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
unobus.info
Centrebus South
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Luton Town Centre, Church Street to Harpenden station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
centrebus.info
Other operators
Taxi from Luton to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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 Harpenden bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn station.

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Luton to Harpenden train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Harpenden station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luton to Harpenden is 6 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Luton to Harpenden.

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