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Best price £ 6.80
Journey duration 1 h 56 min
Connections per day 162
First departure 01:15
Last departure 00:54
Distance 37.9 mi

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Reading to Luton. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

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

The prices for train 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 train tickets from Reading to Luton will cost £ 6.80. The average train ticket price is approximately £ 16.96. 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.

Trains from Reading to Luton

How much time will it take to go from Reading to Luton by train?

The distance between Reading and Luton is around 37.9 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 1 h 56 min. However, the fastest routes between Reading and Luton take 1 h 31 min. 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.

When do departures from Reading to Luton leave?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Reading to Luton leaving at 01:15. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 00:54.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.

Which stations can I use to travel from Reading to Luton?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Reading and Luton. You can start your journey in Reading at stations such as Reading [ RDG ]. These connect to stations including Luton Airport Parkway [ LTN ] in Luton. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Reading to Luton.

How many daily journeys are there from Reading to Luton?

If you want to get from Reading to Luton, you can travel with providers such as Nationalrail. You will find a maximum number of 175 departures per day. On average, there are 162 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 direct journeys between Reading and Luton. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 162 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.