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

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Train  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from Skegness to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

£58 - £202

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Bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Skegness to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Luton Airport London National Express

£11 - £16

3 alternative options

Train via Kettering  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the train from Skegness to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Kettering
  3. Take the train from Kettering to Luton

£90 - £222

Drive  •  2h 15m

  1. Drive from Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) 115.1 miles

£17 - £26

Towncar  •  2h 15m

  1. Take a town car from Skegness to London Luton Airport 115.1 miles

£30 - £120

Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Skegness and London Luton Airport (LTN) is around 4h 31m and covers a distance of around 197 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 33m. Operated by East Midlands Railways, LNER, Hull Trains and others, the Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) service departs from Skegness and arrives in Old Airport Bus Station. Typically 91 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 31m
Fastest journey time:
3h 33m
Journey distance:
197 miles
Services per week:
91
Cheapest price:
£58
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:06
Last service departs at:
21:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) train, walk and bus schedules

Skegness → London Luton Airport (LTN)
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 5h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN). However, there are services departing from Skegness and arriving at Luton Airport London via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 30m.

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The distance between Skegness and London Luton Airport (LTN) is 93 miles. The road distance is 115.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) without a car is to train which takes 3h 58m and costs £55 - £210.

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It takes approximately 3h 58m to get from Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN), including transfers.

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Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Skegness station.

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The best way to get from Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) is to train which takes 3h 58m and costs £55 - £210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 5h 30m.

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Skegness 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 Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) is 115 miles. It takes approximately 2h 15m to drive from Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN).

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Map of how to get from Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN).
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  • Distance: 92.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 58m

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

You can take a train from Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) via Grantham, London Kings Cross, London St Pancras International LL, Luton, and Luton Station Interchange in around 3h 58m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Skegness to London Luton Airport (LTN) via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station in around 5h 30m.

Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Skegness to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£13 - £28
Off-Peak Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£28 - £45
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£16 - £24
Train from Skegness to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£17 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£35 - £60
Train from Nottingham to Kettering
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£12 - £27
Off-Peak Single
£22 - £35
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£27 - £40
Train from Kettering to Luton
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £35
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £23
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £24
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£21 - £35
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £130
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £85
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£90 - £130
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£29 - £40
Super Off-Peak Single
£40 - £55
Off-Peak Single
£45 - £55
Anytime Single
£50 - £65
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 Skegness to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Skegness to London Luton Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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