Luton airport by rail - Get on track with Holiday Extras
Driving isn't everyone's cup of tea. If you prefer to read or watch the world go by while someone else does the work, rail travel is an excellent way to get to Luton airport quickly and avoid the traffic jams. And with our great fares, it's also an inexpensive way to travel.
Come and go as you please with unrestricted travel times
Booking your train travel with Holiday Extras guarantees a great deal for adults, and an even better one for kids - they can go free*. There are no restrictions on your travel times, and your return ticket is valid for a month. *Visit our airports by rail page for full terms and conditions.
It's easy to get to Luton airport
Luton Airport Parkway station is five minutes from the terminal. A shuttle bus runs between the station and the terminal every 10 minutes and costs £1 each way.
The station is 21 minutes from central London by the fastest link. You can also get direct trains from Brighton, Nottingham and Leicester, as well as Maidstone and Ashford in Kent. And you don't need to collect your tickets from the station - we'll post them to you.
Treat yourself to a Luton airport hotel
Early or late flight times don't have to make train travel inconvenient thanks to our fantastic range of Luton airport hotels. No need to drag yourself to the station at 6am, or worry about missing the last train if your flight's delayed. Treat yourself instead to a good night's sleep and a hearty breakfast in one of our hotels, so you're refreshed and refuelled before your flight or your journey home.
Some of our hotels are within the airport grounds, others are a short taxi ride away. Visit our Luton airport hotels page to find out more.
Airport stress? Not if you book an airport lounge
Your train journey will get you accustomed to sitting back and relaxing while the world rushes past - so why not treat yourself to more of the same and book yourself into the Aviance lounge at Luton airport? Swap the busy departures lounge for a quiet room where you can enjoy free snacks and drinks, read newspapers and magazines, watch TV and use the internet for up to three hours before your plane leaves.