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Oxford to Luton by bus

The journey from Oxford to Luton by bus is 36.92 mi and takes 2 hrs 49 mins. There are 76 connections per day, with the first departure at 00:50 and the last at 22:30. It is possible to travel from Oxford to Luton by bus for as little as £16.64 or as much as £56.53. The best price for this journey is £16.64.

Lowest Price£16.64
Journey Duration2 hrs 49 mins
Connection per Day76
Lowest Price£16.64
Highest Price£56.53
First Departure00:50
Last Departure22:30
Distance36.92 mi
CarriersThe Airline, National Express

Oxford to Luton Bus Times

Departure date
Thursday, 25 Jul 2024

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Planning to travel from Oxford to Luton? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Oxford to Luton?

The cheapest bus tickets from Oxford to Luton cost £16.64. On average, you can expect to spend around £32.39 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Oxford to Luton.
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When you're traveling from Oxford to Luton, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £32.39. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does the journey from Oxford to Luton take by bus?

Traveling from Oxford to Luton by bus will usually take 2 hrs 49 mins. This journey covers a distance of 36.92 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 2 hrs 49 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The distance between Oxford and Luton is around 36.92 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 2 hrs 49 mins. However, the fastest routes between Oxford and Luton take 1 hr 35 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

How many daily journeys are there from Oxford to Luton?

If you want to get from Oxford to Luton, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 76 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 26 direct journeys between Oxford and Luton. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 50 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Oxford to Luton. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Oxford to Luton.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Oxford to Luton, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Oxford to Luton.

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Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Oxford to Luton

The cheapest Oxford - Luton bus tickets can be found for as low as £14.29 if you’re lucky, or £17.08 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £18.31.

Find the best day to travel to Luton by bus

When travelling to Luton by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.

The Airline is a company that provides air transportation services to passengers and cargo. It operates flights to various destinations around the world, using a fleet of aircraft that range from small regional jets to large wide-body planes. The airline offers different classes of service, including economy, business, and first class, with varying levels of amenities and comfort. It also provides additional services such as in-flight entertainment, meals, and baggage handling. The airline is subject to various regulations and safety standards, and employs a team of pilots, flight attendants, mechanics, and other staff to ensure the safe and efficient operation of its flights.

Services on board The Airline and National Express from Oxford to Luton
Compare services on board when travelling from Oxford to Luton by bus.
Facilities The Airline National Express
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Oxford to Luton CO2 Emissions by Bus


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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Oxford to Luton?
A bus ticket from Oxford to Luton is £32.39. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £16.64.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Oxford to Luton?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Oxford to Luton is £16.64. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Oxford and Luton by bus?
Oxford to Luton is 36.92 mi.
How long does the bus between Oxford and Luton take?
Oxford to Luton is on average 2 hrs 49 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 35 mins.
Which companies operate from Oxford to Luton?
The bus journey from Oxford to Luton is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: The Airline, National Express and Stagecoach (United Counties).
How many bus connections per day go from Oxford to Luton?
Oxford to Luton has 76 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Oxford to Luton leave?
The earliest bus from Oxford to Luton departs at 00:50. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Oxford to Luton depart?
The latest bus from Oxford to Luton departs at 22:30. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Oxford to Luton in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is £16.64 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Oxford to Luton?
There are on average 26 direct connection(s) from Oxford to go to Luton.
What's the fastest journey time between Oxford to Luton by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Oxford and Luton is 1 hr 35 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Oxford to Luton?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Oxford and Luton.
What are the CO2 emissions for Oxford to Luton by bus?
The bus journey from Oxford to Luton creates 4.46kg of CO2 emissions.

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