There are 4 ways to get from Luton to Watford by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to Radlett
  2. Take the bus from Radlett, Red Lion Hotel to Watford, High Street 602 / ...

$12 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from New Town, Holly Street to Watford, Railway Bridge 321|Sapphire

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luton to Watford 18.2 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Watford 18.2 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luton to Watford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Luton to Watford is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Luton and Watford is 16 miles. The road distance is 18.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Luton to Watford, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Town, Holly Street and arriving at Watford, Railway Bridge. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Luton, England and Watford, England?

Arriva UK operates a bus from Luton to Watford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 10 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 Radlett, Red Lion Hotel to Watford, High Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from New Town, Holly Street to Watford, Railway Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Radlett, Red Lion Hotel to Watford, High Street
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Luton to Watford
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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