There are 4 ways to get from Nottingham to Dunstable by train, bus 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 51 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Luton Airport Parkway

$29 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus via Luton  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from NOTTINGHAM, Station Street to Milton Keynes Coachway National Express

$22 - $33

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from NOTTINGHAM, Station Street to Milton Keynes Coachway National Express
  2. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) to Dunstable, The Quadrant F70

$22 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Dunstable 93.5 miles

$20 - $29

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Dunstable, England?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Nottingham to Dunstable every 2 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Merseyrail Electrics also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Nottingham to Dunstable every 2 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Bus operators
National Express
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) to Dunstable, The Quadrant
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nottingham and Dunstable is 126 km. The road distance is 150 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Dunstable is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Dunstable is to drive which takes 1 h 37 min and costs £14 - £21.

No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham to Dunstable. However, there are services departing from NOTTINGHAM, Station Street and arriving at Dunstable, The Quadrant via Milton Keynes Coachway and Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Nottingham to Dunstable, including transfers.