Taxi from Luton Airport to Central London
With Luton Airport being a hugely popular airport for London, it is no surprise that many people are looking to travel to Central London from Luton Airport; and it is good to know what the main options are. It is possible to hire a car at Luton Airport, which would allow people to drive there and there are transport options available from Luton Airport to Central London. There is also the option to book an airport transfer and travel to Central London in comfort while someone else takes the strain. At Sky Airport Transfer, we believe that booking a taxi from Luton Airport to Central London is the best way to travel.
While there is no official representation of what constitutes Central London, Charing Cross; which is located in the City of Westminster, is generally considered to be at the heart of the capital. The landmark most commonly cited for Central London is the statue of King Charles I. This is found to the south of Trafalgar Square and it is located on the junction between Cockspur Street, Whitehall and The Strand.
Driving routes to Central London
There are a number of driving routes that you can between Luton Airport and Central London. This is good because it offers flexibility and if one route looks easier or is moving more freely than the other; this is the route to take.
When you book with Sky Airport Transfers, you can be confident that we will examine all of the routes on offer and will choose the route that appears to be moving freely. We keep in touch with travel news agencies to ensure that we know about any diversion, delays or slow-moving traffic on the road. This is why we are confident taking a taxi from Luton Airport to Central London is a smart idea when you book with Sky Airport Transfers.
One route to take between Luton Airport and Central is via the M1. This journey is less than 34 miles but it should be noted that this journey has tolls on it. Anyone who is driving themselves between Luton Airport and Central London should be aware that there will be additional costs for the service due to these tolls and this may impact on the affordability of driving this route.
In good driving conditions and with not too much traffic on the road, it is possible to drive between Luton Airport and Central London, via the M1, in just less than an hour. The M1 is of course a major road in the UK and at times it can be busy, and this means that there may be times when the journey time between Luton Airport and Central London is much longer than the standard journey time.
Find the best route for your journey to Central London
Another route to take between Luton Airport and Central London is the M25 and the M40. This route also offers tolls, so it can be expensive for drivers taking the route, and the mileage for this journey is 46 miles. If the traffic moves freely, this option can take just over the hour, which makes it not dissimilar to the journey time associated by travelling the M1.
It is also possible to travel between Luton Airport and Central London via the M25, with this journey navigating around London by heading east. The mileage for this journey is 58.5 miles and depending on traffic, the journey can take around 1 hour and 15 minutes. Like the other two routes, there are tolls on this route, so there will be an additional charge for drivers to consider when taking this route.
The three main routes from Luton Airport to Central London offer flexibility for drivers. It is possible to choose between cutting through London or navigating east or west before eventually coming back into the centre. Given the various factors that impact on the flow of traffic in and around London, it is good to have a range of options to choose from when heading to Central London from Luton Airport. When you travel with Sky Airport Transfers, you can be confident that we will pick the best route for your needs. If you would prefer that we take a specific route, please let us know and we will be more than happy to help you out.
Public transport is inconvenient to Central London
Taking public transport between Luton Airport and Central London is slightly difficult because there is a need to change between transport options. If you have a lot of luggage or there are many people travelling in your party, this can be highly inconvenient. There are buses that operate from Luton Airport to London but none directly to Central London, so there would be a need to alight and then take the London Underground to Central London.
It is also possible to take the shuttle bus from Luton Airport to Luton Airport Parkway Station and then take a train to King’s Cross Station; but there is then a further need to take the London underground or taxi to Central London.
The time, cost and effort associated with travelling to Central London from Luton Airport by public transport can be frustrating, which is why it is best to travel by taxi from Luton Airport to Central London.
At Sky Airport Transfer, we provide a reliable and affordable transfer from Luton Airport to Central London. Please check our quote system to see the price we offer when travelling from Luton Airport to Central London. As all of our prices are based on the trip and no other factor, you will find that Sky Airport Transfer provides the most affordable taxi service to Central London.
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Excellent service and highly recommended. The driver was very friendly, decent and responsive during one hour travel from Luton Airport to Harpenden Station Road.Joe Karen
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