There are 6 ways to get from Romford to Luton by train, bus, subway, night 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  •  1 h 12 min

$24 - $63

Cheapest option

Line 86 bus, Tube, bus  •  4 h 4 min

  1. 86

$15 - $20

4 alternative options

Line 5 bus, Tube, train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. 5

$22 - $58

Night bus, bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. N15
  2. 757 / ...

$19

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. 48.6 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  53 min

  1. 48.6 miles

$10 - $16

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

You can take a train from Romford to Luton via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Farringdon Underground Station, and Farringdon in around 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to Luton
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Luton
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Farringdon to Luton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Train from London Blackfriars to Luton
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $28
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barking Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Stanmore Underground Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Barking Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to Oxford Circus
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to Luton Town Centre, Flowers Way
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Luton
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
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
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Romford and Luton is 53 km. The road distance is 78 km.

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Luton is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Romford to Luton is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs £170 - £210.

No, there is no direct bus from Romford to Luton. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) via Oxford Circus, Margaret Street Oxford Circus and Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Romford to Luton, including transfers.