Newark to Luton by train

  • First train
    05:36
  • Last train
    23:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 5m
  • Distance
    137 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    39
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 33m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Newark to Luton by train

Fast trains from Newark to Luton take around 2 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 137 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Newark and Luton.

1. Are there direct trains from Newark to Luton?

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

We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Newark to Luton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 39 departures.

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

The Newark to Luton train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Luton is usually scheduled to depart Newark around 05:36 and the last train is around 23:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Newark around 05:59, and the last at 22:21.

When to book Newark 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 Newark to Luton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Newark and Luton?

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

  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

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.