Oxford to Luton by train

  • First train
    04:00
  • Last train
    00:27
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 6m
  • Distance
    62 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    41
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 33m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Oxford to Luton by train

Fast trains from Oxford to Luton take around 2 hours and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 62 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Oxford and Luton.

1. Are there direct trains from Oxford to Luton?

Journeys between Oxford and Luton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 54 departures on the route from Oxford to Luton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 63 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Oxford to Luton?

The Oxford to Luton train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Oxford to Luton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Luton is usually scheduled to depart Oxford around 05:17 and the last train is around 00:27. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Oxford around 04:00, and the last at 00:27.

When to book Oxford to Luton train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Oxford to Luton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Oxford and Luton?

More than one train company operates on the route from Oxford to Luton, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Chiltern Railways
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • Thameslink

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Luton to Oxford by train

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Child and youth passengers

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Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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