Hemel Hempstead to Luton by train

  • First train
    04:03
  • Last train
    23:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 23m
  • Distance
    16 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    27
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 41m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Hemel Hempstead to Luton by train

Fast trains from Hemel Hempstead to Luton take around 1 hour and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 16 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hemel Hempstead and Luton.

1. Are there direct trains from Hemel Hempstead to Luton?

Journeys between Hemel Hempstead and Luton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 27 departures on the route from Hemel Hempstead 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 35 departures.

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

The Hemel Hempstead to Luton train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Luton is usually scheduled to depart Hemel Hempstead around 04:03 and the last train is around 00:28. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hemel Hempstead around 06:05, and the last at 23:35.

When to book Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead to Luton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hemel Hempstead and Luton?

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

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections
  • West Midlands Trains

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.