There are 6 ways to get from Northolt to Luton by subway, 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

Tube, train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the Tube from Northolt Underground Station to Shepherd's Bush (Central) Underground Station
  2. Take the train from Shepherds Bush to West Hampstead
  3. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton

$20 - $59

Cheapest option

Line 258 bus, bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 258 bus from South Harrow Bus Station to Watford Junction Railway Station 258
  2. Take the bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to Luton Town Centre, Flowers Way 321|Sapphire

$9 - $12

4 alternative options

Line 186 bus, train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 186 bus from Harrow Bus Station to Mill Hill Broadway 186
  2. Take the train from Mill Hill Broadway to Luton

$14 - $48

Line 140 bus, bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 140 bus from Northolt to Heathrow Central Bus Station 140
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Luton National Express / ...

$15 - $18

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Northolt to Luton 26.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Northolt to Luton 26.2 miles

$5 - $9

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

You can take a bus from Northolt to Luton via South Harrow, South Harrow Bus Station, and Watford Junction Railway Station in around 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Northolt Underground Station to Shepherd's Bush (Central) Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shepherds Bush to West Hampstead
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Mill Hill Broadway to Luton
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Train from Mill Hill Broadway to Luton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $21
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Harrow Bus Station to Mill Hill Broadway
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Northolt to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from South Harrow Bus Station to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to Luton Town Centre, Flowers Way
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Northolt to Luton
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Northolt and Luton is 37 km. The road distance is 42 km.

The cheapest way to get from Northolt to Luton is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Northolt to Luton is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs £90 - £120.

No, there is no direct bus from Northolt to Luton. However, there are services departing from Northolt and arriving at Luton Town Centre, Flowers Way via South Harrow Bus Station and Watford Junction Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Northolt to Luton, including transfers.