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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the train from Luton to Farringdon

£17 - £21

Cheapest option

Bus, line 205 bus  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange to Baker Street Station 757 / ...
  2. Take the line 205 bus from Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall to Whitechapel Station Royal London Hospital 205 / ...

£7 - £15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luton to Whitechapel Station 35.1 miles

£180 - £220

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Whitechapel Station 35.1 miles

£5 - £8

Luton to Whitechapel Station by train and subway

The journey time between Luton and Whitechapel Station is around 1h 1m and covers a distance of around 33 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 54 min. Services are operated by Thameslink and London Underground (Tube). Typically 612 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 1m
Fastest journey time:
54 min
Services per week:
612
Cheapest price:
£17
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:02
Last service departs at:
23:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Luton to Whitechapel Station train and subway schedules

Departing Thursday, June 17, 2021

Luton → Whitechapel Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Whitechapel Station is 111.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Luton to Whitechapel Station is to drive, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Luton to Whitechapel Station is to taxi which costs £180 - £220 and takes 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luton station to Whitechapel Station station. However, there are services departing from Luton Station Interchange and arriving at Whitechapel Station Royal London Hospital via Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luton to Whitechapel Station station. However, there are services departing from Luton and arriving at Whitechapel station via Farringdon station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 4m.

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The distance between Luton and Whitechapel Station is 29 miles. The road distance is 35.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Luton to Whitechapel Station without a car is to train which takes 1h 4m and costs £16 - £21.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from Luton to Whitechapel Station, including transfers.

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Luton to Whitechapel Station bus services, operated by Green Line, depart from Luton Station Interchange.

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Luton to Whitechapel Station train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Luton station.

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The best way to get from Luton to Whitechapel Station is to train which takes 1h 4m and costs £16 - £21. Alternatively, you can bus and line 205 bus, which costs £6 - £16 and takes 2h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Luton to Whitechapel Station.
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  • Distance: 29.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

What companies run services between Luton, England and Whitechapel Station, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Luton to Farringdon every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £14 - £18 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Luton to Whitechapel Station via Baker Street Station and Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall in around 2h 15m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
Green Line
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall to Whitechapel Station Royal London Hospital
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Luton to Whitechapel Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
£180 - £220
RiDE TAXIS
Phone
+44 1582 262626
Luton Town Taxis
Phone
+44 1582 244002
Website
lttaxis.com
Luton Taxis
Phone
+44 1582 735 555
A1 24 Hour Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242 424
Website
a124hourtaxisluton.blogspot.com
1ST Airport Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 334444
Website
1stairporttaxis.co.uk

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Luton to Whitechapel Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Whitechapel Station Royal London Hospital.

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Luton to Whitechapel Station train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Farringdon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luton to Whitechapel Station is 35 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Luton to Whitechapel Station.

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