There are 6 ways to get from Margate to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Margate to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$71 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 022 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Shoreditch to Stansted Airport London National Express

$21 - $31

4 alternative options

Train, bus via London Stratford  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Margate to Stratford International
  2. Take the bus from London Stratford to Stansted Airport London National Express

$50 - $71

Train, bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Margate to St Pancras International
  2. Take the bus from London King's Cross St. Pancras to Stansted Airport, Coach Station

$58 - $75

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Margate to London Stansted Airport (STN) 96.9 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take a town car from Margate to London Stansted Airport 96.9 miles

$240 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Margate to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Margate to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which takes 1 h 39 min and costs £15 - £23.

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The distance between Margate and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 96 km. The road distance is 155 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Margate to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Margate to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Elephant & Castle Station and London Shoreditch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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

You can take a train from Margate to London Stansted Airport (STN) via St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Margate to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd, Elephant & Castle Station, Shoreditch, Bethnal Grn Rd Shoreditch High St, and London Shoreditch in around 4 h 11 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Margate to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Train from Margate to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$36
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stratford to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Shoreditch to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stansted Citylink
Phone
0330 123 2004
Website
stanstedcitylink.co.uk
Bus from London King's Cross St. Pancras to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
stanstedcitylink.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Margate to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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