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

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Recommended option

Train, line 50 bus via Bedford, Bus Station (Bay H)  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to Bedford
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby 50

$16 - $24

Cheapest option

Train, line 50 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to Bedford
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Bedford Railway Station to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby 50

$13 - $21

3 alternative options

Line 81 bus, line 50 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre to Bedford, Bus Station (Bay L) 81
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby 50

$15

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luton to Rushden 32.6 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Rushden 32.6 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Luton to Rushden. However, there are services departing from Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre and arriving at Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby via Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Luton and Rushden is 30 miles. The road distance is 32.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Luton to Rushden without a car is to train and line 50 bus which takes 1 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Luton to Rushden, including transfers.

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Luton to Rushden bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, depart from Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre station.

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Luton to Rushden bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, arrive at Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luton to Rushden is 33 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Luton to Rushden.

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There are 188+ hotels available in Rushden. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Luton to Rushden.
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  • Distance: 29.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

What companies run services between Luton, England and Rushden, Northamptonshire, England?

You can take a bus from Luton to Rushden via Bedford, Bus Station (Bay L) and Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to Bedford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to Bedford
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford Railway Station to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre to Bedford, Bus Station (Bay L)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Luton to Rushden
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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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