Trains from Peterborough to Luton

Peterborough to Luton train information

Peterborough Luton train map

Train duration 1h56m
Arrival Luton, England
Departure Peterborough, England
Distance 49 Miles
Train operators Thameslink
Lowest train price from £18.70
Average train price £41.00
  • The trip between Peterborough, located in England and Luton, situated in England is well served by trains. The trains are operated by the following train companies: Thameslink.
  • The train is a fast and simple solution to travel to Luton from Peterborough. The average train duration between Peterborough to Luton is 1h56m to travel the 49 miles.
  • Based on our data, the lowest price to travel in the next 180 days is £18.70. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a discount card.

Best prices for Peterborough to Luton train tickets

from £18.70 MORE 1h54m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £28.40 MORE 4h23m

Peterborough - Luton prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Peterborough to Luton by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Peterborough - Luton: the best time to book cheap trains

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The Prices for train tickets Peterborough to Luton tend to increase if you don't book early. Based on our data, if you purchase your ticket 1 day in advance, the price of the ticket starts at £19 whereas when booking on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £47 for your trip. Thus, you will save 61% on the price of your ticket by buying your ticket 1 day in advance as opposed to on the day you're travelling.

The data are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Peterborough to Luton trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Peterborough and Luton by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Luton to Peterborough and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

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Discount Peterborough - Luton train tickets

The most efficient way to spend less on your Peterborough Luton train ticket may be to get a railcard. While regional railcards can be obtained in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the country. Everyone is eligible to at least 1 of the railcard, even non-UK citizens. National railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Senior discount card, Two together railcard, Family and Friends discount card and Disabled persons railcard.

How much can I save with a railcard?

In order to understand the benefits of a railcard, you can calculate how many trips you need to break even. You will see that usually only a few trips are needed.

For your assessment, you have to include the railcard cost, for instance £30, your savings on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average price of a Peterborough Luton ticket is £40.04 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £40.04: £88/£40.04 = 2.2. It will take you about 3 trips from Luton to Peterborough (one way journey) with your railcard to break even.

What is the cost of a railcard?

Railcards enable you to save 34% off most train fares for 12 months. A Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the five other ones £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Peterborough to Luton train £40.04 £26.69 £13.35 2.2

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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