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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Reading to Luton?

The prices for bus tickets from Reading to Luton vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Reading to Luton will cost £ 27.84. The average bus ticket price is approximately £ 32.04. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Journey Details

Best price £ 27.84
Journey duration 4 h 33 min
Connections per day 4
First departure 07:00
Last departure 15:50
Distance 37.9 mi
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National Express
Duration: 4 h 44 min
Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride - London Luton Airport
15:50 - 20:34
£ 27.84

How long does it take to get from Reading to Luton by bus?

In order to get from Reading to Luton faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Reading and Luton will complete the journey in 2 h 20 min.On average, it will take you about 4 h 33 min to travel the 37.9 mi between Reading and Luton.

At what time of the day can I travel from Reading to Luton?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Reading to Luton leaving at 07:00. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 15:50.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many journeys from Reading to Luton are there every day?

The exact number of journeys from Reading to Luton can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 4 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including National Express, Reading RailAir and Reading Borough Council. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 15 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Reading to Luton. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Reading to Luton varies, but in general, you can expect to find 2 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 2 journeys with one change or more.

Stations of departure

Rail Station
Reading Mereoak Lane - Park & Ride

Destination stations

Luton (Town, Stand 9) Bus Stop
LTN Airport Stop 10
London Luton Airport

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