There are 5 ways to get from Reading to London Luton Airport (LTN) by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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, Tube  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway

$35 - $57

Cheapest option

Line 800 bus, bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from High Wycombe to London Luton Airport National Express / ...

$13 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures Ra1
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Luton Airport National Express / ...

$21 - $24

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Reading to London Luton Airport (LTN) 56.9 miles

$12 - $18

Towncar  •  59 min

  1. Take a town car from Reading to London Luton Airport 56.9 miles

$160 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reading to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between Reading and London Luton Airport (LTN) is 39 miles. The road distance is 56.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Reading to London Luton Airport (LTN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading station to London Luton Airport (LTN). However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) and arriving at London Luton Airport via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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There are 312+ hotels available in London Luton Airport (LTN). Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reading to London Luton Airport (LTN).
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  • Distance: 39.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

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

You can take a bus from Reading to London Luton Airport (LTN) via Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.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 Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Bus operators
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
railair.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Luton Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from High Wycombe to London Luton Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Reading to London Luton Airport
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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