There are 5 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge

$11 - $50

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 727 / ...

$8 - $13

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge 29.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge 29.9 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Cambridge 29.9 miles

$120 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge is to train which takes 32 min and costs £9 - £35.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Cambridge is 36 km. The road distance is 48 km.

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The train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge takes 32 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) and arriving at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece). Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Cambridge. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Cambridge, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 32 min. Greater Anglia also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge every 3 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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