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

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Train  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to St Albans City

$7 - $10

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Bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the bus from New Town, Holly Street to St Albans, St Peter's Street 321|Sapphire

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luton to St Albans 11.8 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Luton to St Albans 11.8 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Walk from Luton to St Albans 11.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Luton to St Albans is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Luton to St Albans is to train which costs £5 - £8 and takes 12 min.

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The distance between Luton and St Albans is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.8 miles.

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The train from Luton to St Albans City takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Town, Holly Street and arriving at St Albans, St Peter's Street. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luton and arriving at St Albans City. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The nearest airport to St Albans is London Luton (LTN) Airport which is 9.2 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (20.1 miles), London City (LCY) (23.8 miles), London Stansted (STN) (27.3 miles) and London Gatwick (LGW) (41.9 miles).

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Map of how to get from Luton to St Albans.
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  • Distance: 9.7 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Luton, England and St Albans, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Luton to St Albans every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Luton to St Albans every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
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 St Albans, St Peter's Street
Ave. Duration
33 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 St Albans
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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