There are 6 ways to get from Oxford to Luton by 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

Train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton

$54 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus via Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7)  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) 280|Sapphire
  2. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to Dunstable, Church Street 61 / ...

$12 - $17

4 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford to London Luton Airport National Express / ...

$14 - $20

Bus, line 46 bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
  2. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes 500 / ...
  3. Take the line 46 bus from Hemel Hempstead, Bridge Street to Luton Town Centre, Park Square (George Street) 46

$16 - $24

Taxi  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oxford to Luton 46.2 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Luton 46.2 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Luton is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Luton is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Luton is 37 miles. The road distance is 46.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Oxford to Luton, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oxford and arriving at London Luton Airport. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Luton via London Marylebone, Baker Street Underground Station, West Hampstead Underground Station, and West Hampstead Thameslink in around 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Oxford to Luton every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Oxford to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to Dunstable, Church Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Bridge Street to Luton Town Centre, Park Square (George Street)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Red Eagle
Phone
01296 630402
Email
info@redeagle.org.uk
Website
redeagle.org.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to Dunstable, Church Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
redeagle.org.uk
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Oxford to Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
A1 Taxis
Phone
+44 1865 248000
Website
a1taxisoxford.co.uk
Royal Cars
Phone
+44 1865 777333
Website
royal-cars.com
Radio Taxis Oxford Ltd
Phone
+44 1865 242424
Website
radiotaxisoxford.co.uk

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