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Luton (Alma Street)

6th Floor, Cresta House, Alma Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2PU



Luton station is served by Thames link trains between Bedford and London King's Cross Thameslink and by Midland Mainline trains from London St. Pancras. Station Road is approximately 10 minutes walk from the Assessment Centre.


Luton can be reached from junctions 10 or 11 of the M1.  Cresta House is located in Alma Street, close to the Mall Shopping Centre and the Galaxy Centre in Luton town centre.  There are several car parks in the town centre, including the nearby Old Court House car park in Dunstable Place and the Crawley Road car park, both approximately 5 minutes walk away.  Alternatively, there are several pay and display parking bays on Alma Street available free to blue badge holders.


The Galaxy Centre bus stops are closest to the Assessment Centre and are served by a number of routes including 10, 10A, 20, 27, 41, 70, 79, 81, 99, E, F70, X31 and Z. Alternatively, most bus services in Luton (including the Luton to Dunstable Busway) call at Luton Station Interchange in Station Road, approximately 10 minutes’ walk from the Assessment Centre.

Notes from this Centre

Please note that this assessment facility is located on the sixth floor. The Assessment Centre can be accessed by lift but if an emergency evacuation of the building is required, such as a fire alarm, the lift cannot be used. There are 126 steps to the ground floor. If you think that you would have difficulty going down the stairs unaided in the event of an emergency, please ring the Appointments Help Desk number on the accompanying letter at least two days before your appointment date so that we can make alternative arrangements for you.