There are 5 ways to get from Potters Bar to Luton by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 84 bus, train  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 84 bus from Potters Bar, Cranborne Road to St Albans City Railway Station 84
  2. Take the train from St Albans City to Luton

$11 - $14

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Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Potters Bar, The Avenue to Luton Town Centre, Flowers Way 610

$10

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Potters Bar to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

$15 - $33

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Potters Bar to Luton 21 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Potters Bar to Luton 21 miles

$4 - $7

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Potters Bar, The Avenue and arriving at Luton Town Centre, Flowers Way. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Potters Bar to Luton. However, there are services departing from Potters Bar and arriving at Luton via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between Potters Bar and Luton is 16 miles. The road distance is 21 miles.

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The best way to get from Potters Bar to Luton without a car is to line 84 bus and train which takes 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Potters Bar to Luton, including transfers.

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Potters Bar to Luton bus services, operated by Uno, depart from Potters Bar, The Avenue station.

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Potters Bar to Luton train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Potters Bar station.

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The best way to get from Potters Bar to Luton is to bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 19 min.

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Potters Bar to Luton bus services, operated by Uno, arrive at Luton Town Centre, Flowers Way station.

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Potters Bar to Luton train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Luton station.

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Map of how to get from Potters Bar to Luton.
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  • Distance: 15.6 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Potters Bar, England and Luton, England?

Uno operates a bus from Potters Bar to Luton hourly. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Potters Bar to Luton via London Kings Cross and London St Pancras International LL in around 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to Luton
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $29
Bus operators
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from Potters Bar, Cranborne Road to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
metroline.co.uk
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Potters Bar, The Avenue to Luton Town Centre, Flowers Way
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
unobus.info
Other operators
Taxi from Potters Bar to Luton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222

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Yes, the driving distance between Potters Bar to Luton is 21 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Potters Bar to Luton.

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