There are 7 ways to get from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing

$36 - $43

Cheapest option

Train, line 96 bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bishops Stortford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96

$23 - $30

5 alternative options

Train via Farringdon  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Stone Crossing

$35 - $42

Bus, line 719 bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Mile End National Express
  2. Take the line 719 bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Bean, Ightham Cottages (B255) 719 / ...

$23 - $31

Line 510 bus, bus  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 510 bus from Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 510
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X10 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 100
  4. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) X80

$29 - $31

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater 39.5 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater 39.5 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway and arriving at Bean, Ightham Cottages (B255) via Stansted Airport London, Mile End and Canary Wharf, Canada Square North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

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The distance between Bishop's Stortford and Bluewater is 30 miles. The road distance is 39.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater without a car is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater, including transfers.

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Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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The best way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 719 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 26 min.

Mode details

Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at Bean, Ightham Cottages (B255) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater is 39 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater.

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There are 397+ hotels available in Bluewater. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 30.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

What companies run services between Bishop's Stortford, England and Bluewater, England?

You can take a train from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Station, London Bridge Bus Station, London Bridge, and Stone Crossing in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater via Stansted Airport, Coach Station, Stansted Airport London, London Mile End, Mile End, Canary Wharf, Canada Square South, Canary Wharf, Canada Square North, and Bean, Ightham Cottages (B255) in around 3 h 26 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$35
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Mile End
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Bean, Ightham Cottages (B255)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
ensignbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bishop's Stortford to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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

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