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

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Train  •  3h 27m

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

$74 - $94

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Bus  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Dover to London Elephant and Castle National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport

$24 - $30

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the bus from London King's Cross to Stansted Airport London National Express

$56 - $80

Drive  •  1h 39m

  1. Drive from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) 98.9 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1h 39m

  1. Take a town car from Dover to London Stansted Airport 98.9 miles

$240 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Dover and arriving at London Stansted Airport via Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd and King's Cross St. Pancras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 16m.

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The distance between Dover and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 70 miles. The road distance is 98.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 3h 27m and costs £55 - £75.

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It takes approximately 3h 27m to get from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dover station.

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The best way to get from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 3h 27m and costs £55 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £23 and takes 4h 16m.

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Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by TerraVision UK, arrive at London Stansted Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1h 39m to drive from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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Map of how to get from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 69.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 27m

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

You can take a train from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) via St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Tottenham Hale station, and Tottenham Hale in around 3h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Elephant and Castle, Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd, Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way, and King's Cross St. Pancras in around 4h 16m.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dover to London Elephant and Castle
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from London King's Cross to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
National Express
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dover to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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