There are 5 ways to get from Luton to Potters Bar by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 84 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to St Albans City
  2. Take the line 84 bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Potters Bar, Cranborne Road 84

$12 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from New Town, Holly Street to Potters Bar, The Avenue 610

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Potters Bar

$15 - $32

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luton to Potters Bar 21.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Potters Bar 21.1 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Luton to Potters Bar is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Luton to Potters Bar is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 25 min.

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The distance between Luton and Potters Bar is 16 miles. The road distance is 21.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Luton to Potters Bar, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Town, Holly Street and arriving at Potters Bar, The Avenue. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Luton to Potters Bar. However, there are services departing from Luton and arriving at Potters Bar via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Luton to Potters Bar bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Potters Bar station.

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Map of how to get from Luton to Potters Bar.
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  • Distance: 15.6 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Luton, England and Potters Bar, England?

You can take a train from Luton to Potters Bar via London St Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Luton to Potters Bar hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to St Albans City
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Potters Bar
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Potters Bar
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Potters Bar, Cranborne Road
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
metroline.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from New Town, Holly Street to Potters Bar, The Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Luton to Potters Bar
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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