There are 11 ways to get from Blackburn to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to London Euston
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$152 - $226

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 777 / ...

$30 - $45

9 alternative options

Train via Peterborough  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$85 - $130

Line 481 bus, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 481 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Bury Interchange 481
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$117 - $174

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to London Stansted Airport (STN) 226.3 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport

$98 - $295

Fly Manchester to Southend, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

$117 - $363

Fly Manchester to Southampton, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  3. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

$107 - $234

Train to Manchester, fly to Cambridge, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cambridge (CBG) MAN - CBG
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

$95 - $417

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Bradford Interchange
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport

$95 - $230

Fly Manchester to Norwich, train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Norwich (NWI) MAN - NWI
  2. Take the train from Norwich to Ely
  3. Take the train from Ely to Stansted Airport

$139 - $313

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to bus which costs £22 - £35 and takes 8 h.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 173 miles. The road distance is 226.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Blackburn to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackburn to London Stansted Airport (STN) station. However, there are services departing from Blackburn and arriving at Stansted Airport, Coach Station via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Blackburn to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Blackburn and arriving at Stansted Airport via Leeds and Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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

You can take a train from Blackburn to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Preston, London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackburn to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway in around 8 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
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
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from Ely to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$90 - $130
Train from Norwich to Ely
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Ely
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Blackburn to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Bury Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
rossobus.com

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