How to get from Luton to Harpenden

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Recommended option

Train  •  7 min

$5 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 min

  1. 321|Sapphire / ...

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. 6.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  10 min

  1. 6.2 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 54 min

  1. 6 miles

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. CrossCountry also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Luton to Harpenden every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 14 min.

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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Luton and Harpenden is 8 km. The road distance is 10 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Luton to Harpenden is to train which takes 7 min and costs £4 - £28.

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

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Town, Holly Street and arriving at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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