Trains to Luton Airport

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London Luton Airport is the gateway to a wide range of UK and global destinations. It’s easy to reach by train, so you can get that holiday feeling sooner.

Getting to London Luton Airport by train

We run regular services to Luton Airport Parkway train station. Trains from London St Pancras run in both directions every 30 minutes and take just 25 minutes on our EMR Connect route between Corby and London St Pancras. If you're travelling from Corby, trains take just under an hour.

From Luton Airport Parkway station, there’s a shuttle bus to the airport terminal. The bus runs daily every 10 minutes between 05:00 and 00:00 and the journey takes around 10 minutes.

Simplify your booking with a combined ticket that covers train travel to Luton Airport Parkway and your shuttle bus transfer to the airport.

If you only buy a train ticket to Luton Airport Parkway, you’ll need to buy an additional ticket to board the shuttle bus. A one-way ticket costs £2.40 per adult, or £3.80 for an open return. Under 5s travel free and children (5-15) travel half price.

Ticket types

To keep the cost of your train journey down, book ahead with an Advance fare. They're available on our longer distance routes.

If you need more flexibility, you can buy our Anytime and Off-Peak tickets in advance or just before you travel.

Digital tickets

Digital tickets are a great way to make train travel more convenient and can be used on our routes. A digital ticket is a rail ticket that can be loaded onto Smartcards, mobile phones in the form of a e-ticket, accessed via e-mail or printed at home. Find out more about digital tickets.

How to buy tickets

Buy combined train and bus tickets to Luton Airport via Luton Airport Parkway online, from our ticket vending machines or at any station ticket office.

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