London Luton Airport


London Luton Airport is situated to the North of London and offers scheduled and charter flights to a range of European destinations with low cost airlines. Rail links to St Pancras take passengers to central London in as little as 21 minutes.

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General Airport Information

Luton, Bedfordshire, London, LU1 4LQ

Tube: Chesham Station


Airport Code: LTN

Distance: from central London: 32 miles (51km)

Contact: For flight and travel information call:  44 (0)158 240 5100

Address: London Luton Airport, Navigation House, Airport Way, Luton, Beds

Postcode: LU2 9LY

Twitter: @LDNLutonAirport


By Train


First Capital Connect operates the fastest train service running from Luton Airport Parkway into five central London stations - St Pancras International, Farringdon, Blackfriars, City Thameslink and London Bridge. The airport runs a free shuttle bus service for the 1.8km journey between the terminal and Luton Airport Parkway station.

First Capital Connect runs up to 6 trains an hour directly into St Pancras train and Tube station from 05.00am and midnight. Other operators also run regular services from Luton Airport to London Bridge and Blackfriars train and Tube stations. These services run  through the night and take between 30 and 60 minutes. 

30 to 60 minutes depending on the service and destination.

For information on all these services call the National Rail Enquiry service on: 08457 48 49 50.


By Coach


The Luton and District 757 Greenline coach runs a regular express service from Luton Airport into central London. Stops include Brent Cross, Finchley Road, Baker Street, Marble Arch and Victoria. It leaves from bays 10 & 11.

It operates 24-hours, seven days a week and runs directly into London Victoria train and Tube station.Coaches from Luton Airport to London Victoria run every 15 - 20 minutes in the daytime and every 30 minutes in the evening. Coaches from London Victoria to Luton Airport run at the same frequency.

The average journey time is 90 minutes.

For information on Greenline services call: 0844 801 7261. Or for group bookings: 0044 (0)1582 584478


By Taxi


Taxi stands are located at the front of the terminal building and are fully accessible for disabled passengers. There are three main companies operating from London Luton Airport: Alpha Taxis, Cabco Taxis and Luton Taxi Association.  A Black Cab taxi holds up to 5 people and can be picked up from outside the airport. To avoid the inevitable queues for taxis, you can book in advance through London Black Cabs. 48-hours notice is required for airport transfers. Flights arrival times are monitored by reservation staff so you do not need to worry about delays to your flight. You will be met outside the customs area by your driver who will assist you in carrying your luggage to the vehicle. London Black Cabs can also arrange your return journey at the time of booking.
Journey time by private taxi or Black Cab into central London is 60 - 75 minutes. Contact:
To make an advanced booking:
Alpha Taxis Luton: 44 (0) 1582 599499
Cabco Taxis Luton: 44 (0) 1582 737777
Luton Taxi Association: 44 (0) 1582 735555


By Car


Luton Airport is 32 miles (51km) north of London.

It is located two miles from Junction 10 of the M1 motorway, which runs straight into north London.

Journey time to central London is approximately 60 to 75 minutes.

A Congestion Charge applies to all cars entering central London from Monday to Friday 7am-6.30pm.





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