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There are 6 ways to get from Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 56m

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

£43 - £62

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Bus  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Luton Airport London National Express

£5 - £8

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Bus via Milton Keynes  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Central station X5
  2. Take the bus from Central station to Old Airport Bus Station 99

£13 - £18

Taxi  •  1h 9m

  1. Take a taxi from Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) 49.6 miles

£120 - £150

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) 49.6 miles

£7 - £11

Towncar  •  1h 9m

  1. Take a town car from Oxford to London Luton Airport 49.6 miles

£30 - £120

Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) by bus

The bus journey time between Oxford and London Luton Airport (LTN) is around 2h 7m and covers a distance of around 68 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 55m. Operated by National Express, the Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) bus service departs from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green and arrives in Luton Airport London. Typically 28 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) bus schedules

Oxford → London Luton Airport (LTN)
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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to bus which costs £5 - £8 and takes 2h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 1h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green station and arriving at Luton Airport London. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 10m.

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The distance between Oxford and London Luton Airport (LTN) is 39 miles. The road distance is 49.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) without a car is to train which takes 1h 56m and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 1h 56m to get from Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN), including transfers.

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Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green.

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The best way to get from Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to train which takes 1h 56m and costs £40 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 2h 10m.

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Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Luton Airport London station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) is 50 miles. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN).

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  • Distance: 38.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 56m

What companies run services between Oxford, England and London Luton Airport (LTN), England?

You can take a train from Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN) via London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras International, Luton, and Luton Station Interchange in around 1h 56m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Luton Airport London 4 times a day. Tickets cost £5 - £8 and the journey takes 2h 10m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £55
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£16 - £24
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
National Express
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Central station
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Bus from Central station to Old Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Other operators
Taxi from Oxford to London Luton Airport (LTN)
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
£120 - £150
Taxi 247 Cirencester
Phone
+44 7735 602 648
Website
taxi247cirencester.com
Royal Cars
Phone
+44 1865 777333
Website
royal-cars.com
Go Green Taxis Oxford
Phone
+44 1865 922 222
Website
gogreentaxisltd.co.uk
Dial A Taxi Oxford
Phone
+44 7736 151421
A1 Taxis
Phone
+44 1865 248000
Website
a1taxisoxford.co.uk
001 Taxis
Phone
+44 1865 240000
Website
001taxis.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Oxford to London Luton Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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