Thursday, June 8, 2023

Getting to Luton by Coach

A number of operators have services that go to Luton Airport with a number of routes and prices available. The coach drop-off points and bus bays are right outside the terminal building, just a stone’s throw from the entrance to Departures.  

Private coaches can drop off their passengers for free at the Coach Drop-Off Lane in the Priority Set Down Area outside the terminal building - the maximum stay is 10 minutes.

National Express

National Express coach services run to all the main surrounding towns and cities

Key destinations include Northampton, High Wycombe, Oxford, Leicester, Nottingham, Cambridge, Milton Keynes, Stansted Airport, Heathrow Airport and Gatwick Airport.

To find coach times and book tickets, visit the National Express website.


Stagecoach MK1 runs to Milton Keynes or Bedford

The MK1 bus route runs every 60 minutes 7 days a week between Milton Keynes or Bedford and London Luton Airport. 

To find bus times and book tickets, visit the Stagecoach website.


Busway guided bus service A runs to Houghton Regis, Dunstable, Luton Station and Vauxhall.

To find bus times and for ticket information, visit the Busway website.

Local bus services

Local bus services connect the Airport with surrounding areas

Key departure locations include Luton town centre, Milton Keynes, Stevenage, Hitchin, Leighton Buzzard, and Dunstable.

To find bus times and for ticket information, call Traveline on +44 (0)871 200 2233.

Bus and coach times don’t suit your arrival time?

There are plenty of other ways to continue your journey to and from the Airport.
Rail, Car Hire or Taxi options are also available. Check which one works best for you.

A taxi driver can drop you off in the Mid Stay Car Park for free and you will then need to walk to the terminal building which will take around 10 minutes.  Or to be dropped off closer your taxi driver can take you up the Priority Drop-Off Zone, which is charged at £5.00 for up to 10 minutes.


Hello and welcome to Parking at Luton Airport. There are so many parking options available for you at one of the UK's fastest-growing ai...