There are 6 ways to get from Maidenhead to Luton by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Maidenhead to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Luton

$23 - $48

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Maidenhead to Luton 39.3 miles

$7 - $12

4 alternative options

Line 37 bus, bus National Express  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Maidenhead Town Centre, Sainsbury's (Cookham Road) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 37
  2. Take the bus from High Wycombe to London Luton Airport National Express / ...

$13 - $19

Line 37 bus, bus via Watford, Beechen Grove  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Maidenhead Town Centre, Market Street to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 37
  2. Take the bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Watford, Beechen Grove
  3. Take the bus from Watford, Clarendon Road to Luton Town Centre, Flowers Way

$19 - $24

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maidenhead to Luton 39.6 miles

$170 - $220

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Maidenhead to Luton 39.6 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Maidenhead to Luton is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 45 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Maidenhead to Luton is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 45 min.

More details

The distance between Maidenhead and Luton is 28 miles. The road distance is 39.6 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Maidenhead to Luton, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Maidenhead to Luton. However, there are services departing from Maidenhead Town Centre, Sainsbury's (Cookham Road) and arriving at London Luton Airport via High Wycombe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

More details

Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Maidenhead and Luton. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar

Map of how to get from Maidenhead to Luton.
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  • Distance: 28 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

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

You can take a train from Maidenhead to Luton via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St Pancras International in around 1 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidenhead to Luton via High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) and High Wycombe in around 2 h 54 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Maidenhead to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $23
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Thameslink
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Maidenhead Town Centre, Sainsbury's (Cookham Road) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidenhead Town Centre, Market Street to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Watford, Clarendon Road to Luton Town Centre, Flowers Way
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Watford, Beechen Grove
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Maidenhead to Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Maidenhead to Luton
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$170 - $220
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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