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Best price 0.08 £
Journey duration 1 h 30 min
Connections per day 174
First departure 00:04
Last departure 00:34
Distance 81 km

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Gatwick to Luton?

The cheapest train tickets from Gatwick to Luton cost 0.08 £. On average, you can expect to spend around 23.61 £ for your train 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 train 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 Gatwick to Luton.

Trains from Gatwick to Luton

How long does the journey from Gatwick to Luton take by train?

In order to get from Gatwick 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 Gatwick and Luton will complete the journey in 1 h 12 min. On average, it will take you about 1 h 30 min to travel the 81 between Gatwick and Luton.

When do departures from Gatwick to Luton leave?

The first journey of the night departs from Gatwick at 00:04. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 00:34. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Gatwick and Luton. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

What are the stations on the Gatwick to Luton route?

You can depart from Gatwick at stations such as Gatwick Airport [ GTW ]. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Luton at the following stations: Luton Airport Parkway [ LTN ]. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Gatwick and Luton. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many daily journeys are there from Gatwick to Luton?

The exact number of journeys from Gatwick 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 174 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including Nationalrail. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 213 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 Gatwick 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 Gatwick to Luton varies, but in general, you can expect to find 61 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 113 journeys with one change or more.