Luton Airport Trains

London Luton Airport Trains

Thameslink train at Luton Parkway StationThere is a railway station at the airport Luton Parkway which provides a dedicated rail links for London Luton Airport and is served by frequent Thameslink services to North London, Central London the City and Brighton, plus Midland Mainline services to East Midlands, London and Yorkshire.

The station provides 1,000 car parking spaces and there is a regular free shuttle bus from the airport (bay 1) to the station which takes around 5 minutes with buses leaving the terminal every 10-15 mins during the day and once or twice an hour between 05:00 and midnight.

London Luton Airport's Onward Travel Centre offers passengers a one-stop shop for all your onward travel needs.The centre includes sales points for car hire, rail, coach and bus tickets, the APCOA Car Parking ticket validation kiosk and also a travel agent for hotels and other trips/excursions. It is located on the main concourse in the terminal building.

Or you can contact the National Rail Enquiry service on 08457 48 49 50 or visit

Rail passengers will be able to purchase through tickets to London Luton Airport.  Those passengers arriving at Luton Airport Parkway station without a through ticket to the Airport and who wish to use the shuttle bus will pay an Excess Charge of £1.00 each way if they arrive at the station by train.

Passengers arriving at the airport or at the station without purchasing a rail ticket will pay a bus fare of £1.50 single, £2.50 Standard Day Return and £3.00 Standard Open Return (children pay half price).

Trains at London Luton Airport

Luton Airport trainsTabled below are the main train services operating from Luton Parkway Station:





Luton Flyer Fastest rail link into Central London Kings Cross Thameslink , with several departures through the night. The adult single fare is £9.90.

Midland Mainline

Frequent services south to London St Pancras and north to Bedford (25 mins), Wellingborough, Kettering, Market Harborough, Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham, Derby, Chesterfield, Sheffield, Barnsley, Doncaster, York & Leeds.

First Capital Connect

Luton city centre - Luton Airport Parkway (2 mins) - King's Cross Thameslink S (35 mins) - Farringdon (40 mins) - City Thameslink - Blackfriars - London Bridge - Gatwick Airport (1:20) - Brighton (1:50). Frequent departures 24 hrs a day. Adult single to London £10.70.

Virgin Trains

Airport Bay 7 - Luton Rail Station - Luton Bridge Street - Milton Keynes Central Station.

Trains leave the airport hourly Mon-Fri, 06:55-21:55, Sat hourly 06:55-20:55 & Sundays 09:20, 11:20 then hourly until 20:20. Takes 55 mins to Milton Keynes.

For more information call +44 845 722 2333



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