There are 8 ways to get from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport (STN) by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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.

Recommended option

Tube, train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the Tube from Westminster Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station Circle
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$29 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from London Waterloo Rail Station to London Stansted Airport National Express

$9 - $15

6 alternative options

Tube, bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the Tube from Westminster Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Circle
  2. Take the bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport

$14 - $17

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport (STN) 38 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport (STN) 38 miles

$8 - $12

Shuttle  •  50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport

$130 - $190

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. Take a town car from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport 38 miles

$130 - $190

Uber  •  48 min

  1. Take an Uber from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport (STN) 38 miles

$80 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which costs £130 - £170 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between Big Ben and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 32 miles. The road distance is 38 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Waterloo Rail Station station and arriving at London Stansted Airport. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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

National Express operates a bus from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport (STN) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Westminster Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Westminster Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$40
Business
$39
Bus operators
National Express
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$80 - $110
uberACCESS
$95 - $140
uberASSIST
$95 - $140
uberX
$95 - $140
uberXL
$140 - $190
UberEXEC
$190 - $260
UberLUX
$320 - $440
Taxi from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Towncar from Big Ben to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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