Luton to Ashford by train

  • First train
    05:40
  • Last train
    23:13
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 16m
  • Distance
    120 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    66
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 30m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Luton to Ashford by train

Fast trains from Luton to Ashford take around 1 hour and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 120 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Luton and Ashford.

1. Are there direct trains from Luton to Ashford?

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

We usually find around 68 departures on the route from Luton to Ashford 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 81 departures.

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

The Luton to Ashford train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Ashford is usually scheduled to depart Luton around 05:48 and the last train is around 23:13. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Luton around 05:40, and the last at 00:07.

When to book Luton to Ashford 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 Luton to Ashford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Luton and Ashford?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • Southeastern
  • Thameslink

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

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.