Luton airport

Airport terminal

London Luton airport (LTN) lies 35 miles (56 km) north of central London and offers low-cost flights and charter airlines.

Contact: 0158 240 5100, or visit
Left luggage: 0158 0240 5100.

Getting there

Thameslink: Trains run from the airport to central London stopping at King’s Cross, Farringdon, City Thameslink, Blackfriars and London Bridge. The journey takes around 30-40 mins, followed by an 8-minute shuttle bus to the airport. Tel 0845 748 4950, or visit for details.

Green Line Bus: Green Line runs the 757 bus from Buckingham Palace Road (close to Victoria train station). The journey takes around an hour and runs every half-hour between 9.30AM and 8PM. Hourly services run from 8PM to midnight. Telephone 0870 608 7261, or visit for details.

Taxi-cab: A taxi into central London takes about 60-75 minutes, and will cost in the region of £100–£130.

Car: If you’re planning on driving down the M1 then you should get off at junction 10.

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