There are 5 ways to get from Luton to Royal Free Hospital by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink

$15 - $20

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Bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Finchley Road Station 757 / ...

$12

3 alternative options

Bus, line 142 bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford Junction Railway Station
  2. Take the line 142 bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to Brent Cross Shopping Centre 142
  3. Take the bus from Brent Cross Shopping Centre to Hampstead, South End Green C11

$15 - $17

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luton to Royal Free Hospital 30.5 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Royal Free Hospital 30.5 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Luton to Royal Free Hospital is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Luton to Royal Free Hospital is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) station and arriving at Finchley Road Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Luton to Royal Free Hospital. However, there are services departing from Luton and arriving at Hampstead Heath via West Hampstead. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Luton and Royal Free Hospital is 25 miles. The road distance is 30.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Luton to Royal Free Hospital without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Luton to Royal Free Hospital, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Luton to Royal Free Hospital.
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  • Distance: 25.2 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Luton, England and Royal Free Hospital, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Luton to Royal Free Hospital every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, Green Line (operated by Arriva) operates a bus from Luton to Royal Free Hospital every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 Finchley Road Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
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 Brent Cross Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Brent Cross Shopping Centre to Hampstead, South End Green
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Luton to Royal Free Hospital
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
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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